SCFFI hosts the world’s largest social change film festival to support filmmakers and social entrepreneurs to create a more just, humane, and sustainable future.
An aggregate news site for middle school & high school journalism programs aimed at creating a robust, engaged community informed by the voices of students... A Huffington Post for kids
Dane101 is the premier grassroots, progressive media outlet for Madison and Wisconsin, doing original, investigative reporting and collaborating with area bloggers, journalists, and regular citizens to cover the stories that all-too often go overlooked or under-covered by traditional news organizations.
The Cross Stitch Project (TCSP) uses digital media and web technology to help young women develop confident voices and inspire them to change the world.
Breaking Heels™ is a social enterprise, which transforms the collective power of consumers into a financial force against human trafficking & commercial sexual exploitation (CSE).
I want to raise funds to hire a trusted polling agency to review public knowledge and beliefs in the UK of the human cost of the Iraq war since 2003. ComRes have quoted just £695+VAT - I cannot afford this alone, but know enough interested bloggers, activists and journalists who have already expressed willingness to donate that I just need a platform to raise the funds. EDIT NOTE: This previously said £395+VAT - I since discovered that the phrasing of the survey will count as TWO questions, which costs an extra £295 - for a total of £695 + VAT or £828.00 in total.
My thesis is this: You needn't quit your job and become a monk nor wait until you have a fortune to devote yourself to a cause, you can begin now to give time and money to a cause to make a remarkable difference in the world. Without quitting your job, divorcing your spouse, or abandoning your children you can become more like Mother Teresa, Jimmy Carter or Bill Gates than you ever imagined and leave your mark on the world.
We are a for-profit musician's association that seeks to establish quality rehearsal spaces for music rehearsal. We're tired of jamming in moldy warehouses and having our gear stolen. We've developed a profitable model that gets us the spaces we need, generates revenue (so it is self sustaining) and gives back to the community. But we need capital to expand because there are far more in need than we can help now.
Swaziland has the highest HIV prevalence in the world with over 42% HIV+. AIDS related deaths have resulted in over 120,000 OVCs. At this point, the number of orphans has far exceeded the number of potential caregivers creating a child-headed household phenomenon where children as young as 12 are forced to raise their younger brothers and sisters with no access to resources. Give Hope, Fight Poverty exists to empower these orphaned children through education, nutrition, psychosocial support, healthcare, and safety. Visit us: www.ifightpoverty.org or www.facebook.com/GiveHopeFightPoverty