Making Skateboards From Fishing Nets: In conversation with co-founder of Bureo

Bureo is on a mission to save our oceans from plastic waste

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Too Much Food Waste? There’s An App For That! In Convo with founder of Flashfood

We speak with the founder of Flashfood, an app that’s tackling food waste

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Where Hunger & Food Waste Meet Their Match: In convo with Komal Ahmad of Copia

We speak with a social entrepreneur who created a tech-enabled platform that matches food waste with food need

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Spreading the Miles: Aeroplan program supports World Oceans Day & other causes

Aeroplan program supports charities working in Canada and abroad

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Coffee on a Mission: New Street Café in City of Sunnyvale Combats Homelessness

It’s coffee with a karma catch: order your cappuccino at Downtown Streets Team’s (DST) KARTMA Street Café and know you’re paying it forward, because every cup purchased goes towards ending homelessness. The 100 percent electric coffee cart employs individuals...
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Cambodian Company “Closes the Loop” with Zero-Waste Fashion

We live in an increasingly waste-filled world, and clothing companies are some of the worst offenders. Cloth left on the cutting room floor is discarded; materials that could be recycled are thrown away. Enter Tonlé, the fashion company that has chosen to respond to...
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Finding Support, Jobs & Motivation at Chicago’s Cara

It’s 8:25 AM on a Thursday and the daily Morning Motivation is underway. A group of 30 or so have formed a circle and are...
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Bringing Transparency and Traceability to the Seafood Industry

How entrepreneurs in the seafood industry are creating ways to make supply chains more transparent and seafood products and processes more easily traceable.

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On a Mission to Undo Food: In Convo with Nikhil Arora of Back to the Roots

This duo is on a mission to reconnect people to the food they eat through ready to grow and ready to eat kits and products

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4 Steps to Building High-Performance Volunteers

Social entrepreneurs often work with volunteers. Here’s how to ensure they thrive – and you do too.

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Teaching English as a Social Mission: One entrepreneur’s journey to improve education

One entrepreneur is introducing a new way to learn English and making it affordable to all

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A New Way to Get Crucial Funding to Female Entrepreneurs

The progress of women in senior corporate leadership has been “glacially slow,” as the Harvard Business Review recently...
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Creating a Brighter Future for Girls in Afghanistan

Documentary profiles the first all-girls’ school in an Afghan village and the challenge it poses to conservative social...
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