Fellowship On Echoing Green Blog

From Forbes to Fast Company, Echoing Green Fellows from 1991 to the class of 2014 Fellows are recognized as innovators and leaders.

“When I left those folks behind, I promised myself that one day, I would do my best to circle back and help Americans understand the impact of its current policies.”

We may only be shy of two months into 2015, but we think it’s never too early to place your bets – and we’ve already got our eye on who’s next and what’s next for social change.

“Sports had a huge impact on my life, and it was the coaches that changed my life trajectory. So my thought was—let’s teach these kids to coach.”

“By getting these students into these tech jobs, we have real opportunity to lift individuals, families, and communities out of poverty.”

“We ask what we believe is the next greatest generation to come to a frontier of American change and make a difference in one of America’s greatest cities.”

“I thought, if we could make a sneaker that kids could customize by programming it, that’s something I knew my kids would love to do.”

"Hacking is about exploring the limits of what's possible."

Eighteen Echoing Green Fellows were recognized on Forbes' 2015 "30 under 30" list for their innovative work on tackling the world's biggest problems.

What happens when 150 Echoing Green Fellows live, breathe, and debate social change amidst the hustle and bustle of one of the world’s largest cities – and what lessons can you incorporate into your life?

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