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“How to change the world” - David Bornstein


“Banker to the poor” - by Muhammad Yunus,Alan Jolis


“The art of the start” – Guy Kawasaki


“The world is flat” - Thomas L. Friedman



Websites:
  • kivapedia.org -a great initiative to share with the Kiva community
  • kiva.org
  • About Microfinance
  • Tracks progress towards decreasing global poverty by 2015, Millennium
  • NextBillion.net
  • Ted.com
  • Skoll.org
  • ChangeMakers
  • SocialEdge.org
  • Omidyar Network
  • One.org
  • Acumen
  • Ashoka
  • PhilanthropyForum.com
  • theoryofchange.org
  • Wbcsd.org


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    Most likely Internet Start Up to make the world a better place

    To recognize a site that is making an important social impact in the world. Site does not need to be a non-profit to qualify.

    Nominees: Causes, DonorsChoose, Zerofootprint, Kiva, One Laptop Per Child
    • the Causes application for Facebook, which allows you to collect charitable donations via your profile page;
    • DonorsChoose, a website where teachers pitch their funding needs and donors decide which projects they'd like to support;
    • Kiva , helping disadvantaged entrepreneurs in developing countries raise startup funds for their businesses; and
    • One Laptop per Child, who aim to blanket the third world with cheap, rugged, Internet-connected machines.

    Source:  http://crunchies.techcrunch.com/finalists/
                  http://www.freshbooks.com/blog/



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