Another Mashable Social Good Summit is in the books. For two days in NYC, grassroots advocates, experts, business leaders, digital influencers, and community and non-governmental leaders collaborated on how to make the … Read entire article »
Today is World Humanitarian Day, a day to recognize those who face danger and adversity in order to help others. The day was designated by the General Assembly to coincide with the … Read entire article »
Compassion and aid projects have made a dent in global poverty since the 1980s, but there’s a hidden cause that is keeping billions of people around the world living in poverty today.
In … Read entire article »
In 2013, 584,000 people died from Malaria. Today, half the world’s population (3.2 billion people) is at risk of contracting malaria.
The good news? Since 2000, the global malaria mortality rate has been … Read entire article »
Stuart Scott was loving, loved, and big hearted, according to the man who wrote Scott’s memoir, Every Day I Fight.
At the time he received a call from his agent that Stuart … Read entire article »
Over the last couple of years, we have introduced you to Sole Hope, an organization working on the ground in Uganda to create a jigger free future for children and the elderly.
Sole … Read entire article »
Today in Peoria, Arizona, P.J. Bartos is hosting his 7th annual lemonade stand to raise funds and awareness for the fight against childhood cancer.
P.J. served lemonade from his first stand in his … Read entire article »
Today is World Cancer Day — a day designated to raise awareness about cancer, prevention, and most importantly, how each of us can join together the help fight cancer.
According to the American … Read entire article »
Join Philadelphia’s Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) tonight for a live Twitter chat to discuss our civic responsibility to help each other, and how the UAC is driving change in Philadelphia and beyond from the ground up.
Time: 8-9pm EST
The theme of tonight’s chat is “Don’t Kick the Can” and is moderated by UAC’s CEO, Sharmain Matlock-Turner. During the discussion, Sharmain will talk about the work UAC undertakes to drive change from the ground up and how citizens have a civic responsibility to help each other. She will … Read entire article »
Nineteen-year-old Lauren Hill suffers from an inoperable brain tumor with just months to live, but that didn’t stop her from fulfilling her dream — to step foot on a college basketball court.
Lauren … Read entire article »