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4 Innovative Projects Making Water More Accessible in the Developing World

4 Innovative Projects Making Water More Accessible in the Developing World | Social Good | Scoop.it
Water access is one of the most important issues in the world right now. Here are four innovative ways organizations are trying to solve the problem.
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6 Tips for Holiday Social Good Campaigns

6 Tips for Holiday Social Good Campaigns | Social Good | Scoop.it
The holidays are just around the corner, and for many non-profits, that means big opportunities for fundraising. Here are some basic tips for any organization looking to run a social good campaign during the season.
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SABMiller Adopts Sustainable Farming & Makes Beer More Affordable In Africa @PSFK

SABMiller Adopts Sustainable Farming & Makes Beer More Affordable In Africa @PSFK | Social Good | Scoop.it
Beer brewed from cassava root provides a better alternative for farmers in Mozambique.
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Made For Good

Made For Good | Social Good | Scoop.it

Made for Good is a consortium of like-minded brands assembled into one global community, sharing common goals, purpose and passion.

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Moving Past Controversy: The Future of Microfinance

Moving Past Controversy: The Future of Microfinance | Social Good | Scoop.it
It’s been a tough year for the image of microfinance. Mohammud Yunus was removed from his Nobel Prize winning Grameen Bank in March and scandals have erupted due to increased debt and high interest rates in countries such as India.
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How 5 Tech Giants Are Giving Back to Education

How 5 Tech Giants Are Giving Back to Education | Social Good | Scoop.it
To make digital more accessible, a number of tech and media companies are working to level the online playing field all around the world. Here are five of them.
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Philanthropy's Shift Toward Entrepreneurism | Fast Company

Philanthropy's Shift Toward Entrepreneurism | Fast Company | Social Good | Scoop.it
As the discussion heats up about how to rescue our battered economy, the spotlight will undoubtedly fall on philanthropists and private foundations.
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Seth Goldman, co-founder and CEO of Honest Tea

Seth Goldman, co-founder and CEO of Honest Tea | Social Good | Scoop.it
Honest Tea's Seth Goldman explains how he balances social responsibility and success at his beverage company.
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Africa is being tipped to pass one billion mobile users

Africa is being tipped to pass one billion mobile users | Social Good | Scoop.it
“Africa is being tipped to pass one billion mobile subscriptions to become the world’s second largest mobile market by 2016 according to new research from analyst firm Informa.
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Luxury Brands Improve Sustainability Of Packaging

Luxury Brands Improve Sustainability Of Packaging | Social Good | Scoop.it
High-end products begin a subtle move towards eco-friendly packaging.
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Are the Poor Really Entrepreneurial?

Are the Poor Really Entrepreneurial? | Social Good | Scoop.it

The difference between entrepreneurs in the developed world vs. the developing world and how we can help.

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Dollars to Projects

Dollars to Projects | Social Good | Scoop.it
Dollars to Projects is a new feature on mycharity: water that links every dollar you give, to a water project on the ground.
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Catchafire - Skills-Based Volunteer Matching

Catchafire - Skills-Based Volunteer Matching | Social Good | Scoop.it
Catchafire matches professionally-skilled volunteers with nonprofits and social enterprises. We structure our volunteer opportunities to be short-term, discrete, and individual to cater to the busy lifestyles of high-performing professionals.
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Design For Good Series from Method

Design For Good Series from Method | Social Good | Scoop.it
Hi there. We make non-toxic, environmentally-friendly cleaning products that smell like heaven, clean like heck and are safe for you and your home. And we never test on animals (or people).
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5 Ways Tech Companies Are Committing to Sustainability

5 Ways Tech Companies Are Committing to Sustainability | Social Good | Scoop.it
As world governments struggle to agree on policies for addressing climate change, corporations may be the ones to pave the way toward a sustainable future.
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The 7 Deadly Sins of Social Good -- And How to Avoid Them

The 7 Deadly Sins of Social Good -- And How to Avoid Them | Social Good | Scoop.it
Every non-profit must fight off the seven deadly sins of social good, but what are they and what kinds of dangers do they pose to well-meaning causes?
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Find Your Inner Social Entrepreneur

Find Your Inner Social Entrepreneur | Social Good | Scoop.it
Leslie Zaikis digs her heels into the world of Social Entrepreneurship with Lara Galinsky of Echoing Green, and learns that the basic tools that make a good social entrepreneur can lead you to change your life completely-- or just make the one you...
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