Free Spirits Get Free Ice Cream @ Outside Lands!

No festival is complete without ice cream, and people lined up around the block at Outside Lands for their scoop of free festival ice cream. All the ice cream was courtesy of Matt Allen, who calls himself The Ice cream Man… Read more


TwiceAsWarm : You Buy One, They Give One to the Homeless

Brian from Twice As Warm shares his story about creating an easy way to provide new clothing to the homeless and needy. Twice As Warm give away new winter clothing each time a clothing item is purchased. You can ask Brian a question or leave him a note in the comments. Read more


Top 3 Disruptive Social Innovations for 2011

The year 2010 saw the coming of age for investment and technology within the social sector. Socially oriented Venture Capital funds are making investment in companies that adopt a market based approach to solving problems … Read more


Jumo : Do We Need Another Social Network for Causes?

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes recently launched his new initiative Jumo, a social network for the social sector. Jumo is designed to help individuals find, follow and support causes they care about. His motivation to start Jumo sprung from the need to connect non-profits with individuals who would like to help them. Non-profits are often in need of resources and individuals who would like to help but unable to create enough publicity and reach out to a wide enough interested audience. Read more

Thanksgiving cornucopia

Happy Thanksgiving!

Since its Thanksgiving, we would like to say thank you, to the founders of all the Social businesses and non-profits we have spoken to over the last few months. The world would not be the … Read more


Toybank : Delivering Your Toys to Kids in Need

Toybank is an organization whose mission is to deliver happiness to underprivileged street kids, and to give them the opportunity to have a childhood. They do this by collecting used toys, cleaning and recycling them, having them gift wrapped and delivered to street kids. Read more


CNN Hero: An Interview with Narayanan Krishnan

Narayanan Krishnan - This year marks CNN’s fourth annual global search for everyday individuals whose efforts are changing the world. The finalists for the CNN Heroes 2010 were announced on September 23rd 2010. reporter Usha Bhende … Read more


Top 5 Free Tech Resources for Non-profits

This post lists some of our favorite FREE technology resources available on the web, that non-profits can leverage. These resources are – Free for non-profits, Easy to use and available over the internet. The Internet … Read more

Are You Inspired?
Click "Tweet" to show us some love.