Researchers found that zookeepers feel  ‘called’ to the profession. On the positive side, this means they see their profession as important to society. On the other hand, they’re paid very little and work crazy hours.
Meet who's next ​in social entrepreneurship: With fifty-five Fellows leading forty-two organizations, meet Echoing Green's largest class of Fellows in its twenty-seven year history.
During the Iraq war, the U.S. military relied heavily on local interpreters who risked their lives standing shoulder-to-shoulder with American troops. This mission-critical cooperation made the interpreters and their families targets for extreme anti-American violence during and after the conflict.
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Advice and perspectives on fundraising, negotiating, and blending capital from the entrepreneurs and funders: download these profiles illustrating how social enterprises have secured seed and early stage philanthropic and investment capital to build their organizations.

Part of our impact investing initiative.

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Increase access to books and unlock knowledge in impoverished communities by building a platform to deliver ebooks across mobile phone networks.

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Improve the life outcomes for court involved youth by providing key supports before, during, and after incarceration.

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Build a stronger Baltimore by mobilizing, training, and retaining a new generation of leaders committed to scaling effective social innovations throughout the city.

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Prepare the next generation of climate leaders by training and supporting university students to conduct free energy audits for local small businesses.

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Transform life opportunities for West African youth by offering employable skills training and career opportunities.

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Prevent social and environmental problems caused by burning rice straw waste in rural Vietnam by instead using the materials to build sustainable, prosperous mushroom farming communities.

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