Children & Youth
Civic Engagement & International
News and information on the role that government, small business and the nonprofit sector/philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
EAT South (meaning Education, Act, Transform) aims to improve the health of the community by "digging into its ground and helping to provide nourishment."
EAT South owns and manages two farms:...more
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Foundation is sponsoring a grant program that offers grants to school staff members.
These school staff members can use the grants to develop programs that...more
Every time you cook or buy food at a restaurant, the latest innovation in apps calculates the number of calories you've saved and donates the same amount to a local food bank.
A new housing development that provides on-site counseling and employment to veterans to help them rebuild their lives is bringing permanent homes to 60 homeless veterans in Amityville, New...more
Missouri-based social good tech startup MindMixer has received $17 million to better connect companies and governments with communities, consumers, and clients.
MindMixer is known as a...more
Pellissippi State Community College student, Stephanie Davis, 28, has created a special scholarship targeting homeless students.
Her inspiration for creating the scholarship came from writing an...more
The Social Economy Alliance, composed of 450 organisations from the business and charity sectors, has hatched a campaign in Westminster Underground bearing political face swaps aimed to bewilder...more
Hoxton-based entrepreneur Ekaterina Lengefeld has launched a new type of social network which encourages people to interact in real life based on common interests.
The site's goal is to spur...more
A new study published in the journal "Autism Research and Treatment" finds that children with autism are more sedentary than their typically-developing peers.
The study were co-authored by Kiley...more
The U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools program visited schools and districts throughout the state that have demonstrated sustainable practices and environmental leadership in public...more