The world had its arms race, space race, and now we’re in the education race. Continue reading What do we need in literacy education?
He wanted to be able to influence policy making so that he didn’t have to see as many people suffering in poverty as he did during his two years with the program. Continue reading Could the Americorps Be the Answer to Escaping College Loans?
This blog post is from Duke University’s website Dear Pamela, where UniversalGiving’s CEO Pamela Hawley answers questions from Duke students. Social entrepreneurs understand the importance of steady revenue. Yet there is a difference between ‘funding sources’ and revenue streams. I have a pretty high standard on what I consider a revenue stream. A startup venture would identify startup capital (funding) and sales from a product/service (revenue). They wouldn’t count startup capital as revenue. Both are valuable financial resources, but they are categorized differently. Funding is to allow you to start-up. Revenue is to sustain and grow your business. Social entrepreneurs need … Continue reading Social Entrepreneurs: What’s In a Revenue Stream?
Plan International USA is part of the Plan International Federation which works side-by-side with communities in 50 developing countries to end the cycle of poverty for children. Continue reading NGO Spotlight: Plan International USA
KickStart’s mission is to get millions of people out of poverty quickly, cost-effectively and sustainably. Continue reading NGO Spotlight: KickStart International
Amizade empowers individuals and communities through worldwide service and learning! Continue reading NGO Spotlight: Amizade
Here is a testimonial from one of our amazing staff members, Amanda Stephens! She is currently our marketing associate and we are so thrilled to have her on the team! “I first joined UniversalGiving because I was looking to find an internship that would teach me valuable work skills in an environment where giving and volunteering were valued. Over these past 3 years, I have formed amazing connections with some of my fellow interns, staff, and the CEO, too! Everyone has been incredibly supportive of the work that I am doing and I am grateful every day to be surrounded … Continue reading Connections