Today’s post comes from EA’s Partnerships Manager, Meg VanDeusen. Two summers ago I had the honor of teaching the most optimistic and successful children I have ever met. Shanti Bhavan Children’s Project educates students from India’s Dalit, or untouchable caste, for 13 years of their lives and helps to develop them in to outstanding […]
“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex…. It takes a touch of genius — and a lot of courage — to move in the opposite direction.” – Albert Einstein Perhaps one of our most universal, shared feelings is the awe of being a traveler in a new land. We often arrive with summarized […]
Jacqueline Novogratz founded and leads Acumen Fund, a nonprofit that takes a businesslike approach to improving the lives of the poor. Take a look at her ideas on how to best to lift people out of poverty by releasing their individual energies, and let us know what you think!