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The Mother-Led Movement to Save Our Kids’ Climate

Saleforce Nonprofit

Focus on things that can have ripple effects, like influencing your work to adopt a new travel policy, helping your sport club organize carpooling, or taking part in local decision making. The parent voice carries acute moral and emotional weight.

Sheroes You Should Know: Inspiring Stories for #WomensHistoryMonth


Nonprofits like the Nature Conservancy , Union of Concerned Scientists , American Association of University Women , and NRDC do, too. When she wasn't busy mentoring Francis Ford Coppola, pioneering the invention of the boom mic, or accepting her star on the Walk of Fame , Arzner was also the first woman to join the Director's Guild of America. Anika Rahman is a Bangladeshi-American lawyer and prominent voice in the ecofeminism movement. she·ro (pl.

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Storymakers 2014 Winners — A Global Success

Tech Soup Blog

Sharing stories is arguably the most ancient and long-lasting way of engaging and influencing emotions, values, judgments, and imaginations. "'Free Running in Baltimore' was created in Wide Angle Youth Media's Mentoring Video Project Program, an advanced media production program for Baltimore city youth 14 to 20 years of age. The world is changing.

Experts Weigh-In on Nonprofit Website Design Best Practices

Connection Cafe

A site also should have a voice and a tone that’s representative of the mission. Find your influencers and get them more involved in the process. Her user research has supported strategic initiatives, digital roadmaps, and product prioritization for companies spanning finance, energy, media, and health care including Johnson & Johnson, Transamerica, and Wharton University.

Can Public Art Increase Civic Participation?

Connection Cafe

The Guild is a paid apprenticeship in which participants are mentored by professionals and trained in industries such as building repair, mosaic tiling and masonry. We hired a research team from the University of Pennsylvania’s Annenberg School of Communication to design the evaluation metrics for the project. In 2015, we celebrated the 50th anniversary of the historic Voting Rights Act, yet voter participation rates in the U.S. are at historic lows.

[VIDEO] Young Professionals and Junior Boards: Beyond the Kid’s Table to Meaningful Engagement


Corinne: Mentor and leadership. Peer influence is key. ” So they’re looking for mentors, and for guidance, and for professional skills and expertise, which Sarah mentioned earlier of millennials as well.

Favianna Rodriguez: Political Digital Artist and Printmaker

Have Fun - Do Good

Whether it's my posters in the street, or books that I'm publishing that are getting out to bookstores, or workshops, or my speaking in different universities with different young people, I really see art as a way of changing our communities. Who are some of your influences? It's amazing to me how much art can give anyone a voice, the ability for them to be able to talk about, and to have an outlet for what they see happening in their community.