How do the best nonprofits turn nonprofit status into a strategic advantage? This month in Harvard Business Review, Fast Forward co-founder Kevin Barenblat shares the winning strategy we call “nonprofit judo.”
Ever the revolutionary, Santiago Siri of Democracy Earth Foundation (FFWD 16) envisions a “new kind of social media platform on which we spend ‘vote tokens’ that can do anything… It’s democracy by click.”
Upsolve is making filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy free and accessible for low-income Americans who need a path to financial rehabilitation.
And the best accelerators are…?? DonorBox curated a list of the best accelerators for nonprofits and social enterprises.
Can an app change outcomes for 1st generation students? This DREAMer believes so.
Across the globe, 1 in 3 children lack access to a quality education. Learning Equality’s edtech tools are putting a dent in that statistic by servicing the disconnected communities that need it most.
Enveritas leverages geospatial and machine learning to support sustainable coffee growers in validating their sustainable, eco-friendly farming. Coffee for now, but huge potential for the future.
“A new guidebook shows tech companies that it’s possible to predict future changes to humans’ relationship with technology, and that they can tweak their products so they’ll do less damage when those eventual days arrive.”
This Former J.P. Morgan Analyst Quit Her Job to Build an On-Demand Tutoring App for Low-Income Students
61% of low-income students don’t have college-educated parents, which can make homework help a challenge. UPchieve fills the gap as a free, on-demand STEM tutoring app for low-income students.
Nexleaf Analytics (FFWD 15) just joined Singularity University to continue their groundbreaking work that’s improving billions of lives.
Ever think you’d be able to selectively power your home or electric vehicle with clean energy? Now you can. WattTime (FFWD ’15) is leading the way in Automated Emissions Reduction (AER) technology, which reduces green house gas emissions by detecting the cleanest energy on the grid.