What I Learned From @nancylublin About #dataonpurpose

Beth Kanter

Another example was to help Youth Homeless Shelters. They interviewed them and found out that homeless teens want one thing – jeans. Kids learned about homelessness. In August 2013, they sent an opt-in text message to area codes in El Paso and Chicago. I was lucky enough this morning to hear Nancy Lublin’s opening keynote at the Data On Purpose conference hosted by the Stanford Social Innovation Review.

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Anne Mahlum "Used to run by homeless men each morning. Maria Ruiz "Several times a week, Maria Ruiz of El Paso, Texas, crosses the border into Juarez, Mexico, bringing food, clothing and toys for hundreds of impoverished children and their families." I started watching a lot of CNN before the election. It's kinda depressing, but I'm trying to stay informed.