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Take 5: "More Americans Emerging From Poverty" and More

Posted by Admin on Sep 14, 2017 2:23:58 PM


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Tags: careers for change, Census, changemakers rising, education, Government Accountability Office, High School, inequality, Kindergarten, New Profit, Poverty, social innovation, Social Innovation News, America, Amplify Blog, College, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, dropouts, Early Learning, Entrepreneurship, GAO, Poor, Rainin, students, Take 5, Transfer Credits, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "How American Schools Fail Kids with Dyslexia" and More

Posted by Admin on Sep 13, 2017 12:57:40 PM


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Tags: Discrimination, education, Health, Integration, New Profit, Newark, Poverty, Social Innovation News, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, 2030 Development Goals, America, american schools, Amplify Blog, College, Dyslexia, Early Learning, Poor, students, Take 5, Washington Post

Take 5: "K-12 Schools and Workforce Preparation" and More

Posted by Admin on Aug 29, 2017 12:22:10 PM


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Tags: apprenticeship, Business Insider, economists, education, Indian schools, Innovation, lakota, NPR, Social Innovation News, achievement, Amplify Blog, dakota, Development, PEW, pew research, Poor, preparation, students, Take 5, The New York Times, Washington Post, Workforce

Take 5: "Philly School Gives Students a Second Chance" and More

Posted by Admin on Aug 25, 2017 11:16:02 AM


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Tags: Brookings, Chicago, childhood education, colleges, education, Innovation, representation, Social Innovation News, the takeaway, Affirmative Action, Amplify Blog, civil war, Diploma, Economic Mobility, Gap, students, Take 5, The New York Times, WNYC, YouthBuild

Take 5: "Audacious Philanthropy" and More

Posted by Admin on Aug 23, 2017 1:48:50 PM


Take 5! Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: fundraising, gifting, harvard business review, high-achieving, Innovation, low income, nonprofits, NPR, philanthropy, Social Innovation News, Stanford, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Amazon, Amplify Blog, College, Curriculum, Giving, Grantmaking, students, support, teaching, TechCrunch, Technology

#AdvanceEquity: College Summit

Posted by Admin on Jul 28, 2016 2:52:02 PM


Many consider the inequity in college attainment to be the civil rights issue of our time. Despite the millions of dollars and the proliferation of programs, regulations, initiatives, and expensive interventions, some, but not much, progress has been made in the college graduation rates for low-income students. In 1970, 6 percent of students from low-income communities finished college. In 2013 – 43 years later – that number was only 9 percent.

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Tags: education, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, #AdvanceEquity, Amplify Blog, College Summit, schools, students, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "How Citizen-Centered Design Is Changing The Ways The Government Serves The People" and more...

Posted by Admin on Jul 26, 2016 11:16:10 AM


Read about the five social innovation links we're clicking on today!

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Tags: government, harvard business review, health care, Jeff Walker, opportunity, philanthropy, Poverty, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Social Innovation News, The Atlantic, America, Amplify Blog, Disabilities, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, employment, Fast Coexist, students, systems entrepreneurs, teaching, The Huffington Post, Vanessa Kirsch, venture philanthropy, Wealth

#AdvanceEquity: College Summit Spotlight

Posted by Admin on Jul 25, 2016 2:49:46 PM


In low-income communities across America, College Summit activates a dormant asset—the power of positive peer influence—by fielding teams of high school juniors and seniors who lead their peers to enroll in college equipped with the tools to succeed.

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Tags: Organizations, PeerForward, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, #AdvanceEquity, Amplify Blog, CAREER, College, College Summit, Peer Leaders, schools, students, venture philanthropy

Spotlighting Extraordinary Work in the New Profit Community

Posted by Anne Gilbert on Jul 22, 2016 2:28:11 PM


Amazing work is being done in the New Profit community every day! Here are some recent highlights from our game changing organizations, partners, and friends.

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Tags: education, FoodCorps, KIPP, New Teacher Center, NPR, philanthropy, spotlight, The Mission Continues, #AdvanceEquity, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, LIFT, students, teaching, Third Sector Capital Partners, Turnaround for Children, Veterans, YouthBuild

Take 5: "How Foundations Can Promote Equity and Help Quell the Violence" and more...

Posted by Admin on Jul 22, 2016 11:56:17 AM


Read about the fives social innovation links we're clicking on today!

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Tags: black lives matter, education, philanthropy, Policy Movement, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Social Innovation News, The Atlantic, Amplify Blog, schools, Social Innovation Fund, students, teaching, The Huffington Post, venture philanthropy