Ben Smilowitz On Echoing Green Blog

From USA Today to the Wall Street Journal, Echoing Green Fellows from 1991 to the class of 2014 Fellows are recognized as innovators and leaders.

When an American Red Cross staffer blew the whistle on reneged promises to help survivors of Hurricane Sandy, Ben Smilowitz took action. A vigilant watchdog for survivors of disaster, Ben investigated inefficiencies, fired up the media, engaged members of Congress, and filed a complaint with New York’s Attorney General.


From Ebony to Forbes India, Echoing Green Fellows from 1993 to the newly-minted class of 2013 Fellows are recognized as innovators and leaders. Here are some of their top stories from recent weeks.