Posts by mitchellcohen

Warm Winters

September 27, 2016 by

Corinne Hindes and Katrine Kirsebom are on a mission to make a difference in the lives of the homeless. They are members of our GlobeChangers program, an incubator for young social entrepreneurs that multiplies their impact through mentorship, training, and a strong support network. Below they share how they got started, the impact they’ve made, and what […]

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Q&A with GlobeChanger Maria Keller

August 3, 2016 by

Maria Keller founded Read Indeed when she was 8 years old with a big goal in mind. Wanting to promote literacy by collecting and gifting books to at-risk children, she set out to collect and distribute 1 million books by the time she turned 18. She succeeded five years ahead of schedule and decided to dream […]

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Sophia Sánchez-Maes – #VoicesofJAF

July 29, 2016 by
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 16:  Attendees and award winners are seen at the Jefferson Awards Foundation 2016 National Ceremony on June 16, 2016 in Washington City.  (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for Jefferson Awards Foundation)

“Public service is hard. It’s sometimes discouraging, and oftentimes isolating, but looking at the stars that surround me in this room alone, I feel so much stronger. As I’m sure all of you do as well. And that’s why I call on you to not just shine, but to light a fire in your communities […]

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