Inspirational Stories2018-03-24T10:18:31+00:00

Inspirational stories

We interview and share inspirational stories about people making a real positive impact on our world. Learn how they got started and what drives them.

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Impacting People’s Lives and How Nonprofit Work Taught Me That Profits are Not Everything

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Impacting People’s Lives and How Nonprofit Work Taught Me That Profits are Not Everything Life is not all about profits. Read this consultant’s journey to use a consultant skill set to try to make a difference in East Africa and what he learned along the way. [...]

Interview with Mandeep Kaur, founder at TribesforGOOD

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Interview with Mandeep Kaur, founder at TribesforGOOD TribesforGOOD develops the potential of individuals as changemakers, through our culturally immersive, educational and impactful experiences in India. We have interviewed Mandeep Kaur, CEO at TribesforGOOD, to learn more about her background story, how she started TribesforGOOD,  and [...]

Making a Difference: Teen with Crohn’s disease helps kids in the hospital

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Making a Difference: Teen with Crohn's disease helps kids in the hospital The story of Jakob. A 13-year-old boy with Crohn's disease and the founder of Seedz4Needz is helping children in the hospital. Jakob Zernick has been through a lot in his [...]

Interview with Christophe Claude Charles-Alfred, a board member of Kids Empowerment

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Interview with Christophe Claude Charles-Alfred, a board member of Kids Empowerment Learn how Kids Empowerment aims to realize the full development of children and youth by full compliance with international law & best practices. We have interviewed Christophe Claude Charles-Alfred, a board [...]

Interview with Shane O’Rourke, CEO and Founder at Lift Up

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Interview with Shane O’Rourke, CEO and Founder at Lift Up Lift Up believes that every dollar makes a difference, so they give every single one away. See how Lift Up got started and how you can get involved. We have interviewed Shane [...]

Interview with AJTKD’s founder, teachers and volunteers

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Interview with AJTKD’s founder, teachers and volunteers Associação Jadir de Taekwondo – AJTKD, has improved the lives of more than 6,000 children and adolescents in more than 18 years. They improve the quality of life of her students by providing free access to sports, encouraging culture and offering [...]

Jump roping across 40 countries in 10 years to raise awareness and funds to feed the poor

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Jump roping across 40 countries in 10 years to raise awareness and funds to feed the poor This is the story of Amir Kazemi and his project ‘Jump for bread’. In 2018, Amir has jump roped across the entire width of Switzerland [...]

Scott Harrison Founder & CEO Charity Water on Running a Nonprofit

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Scott Harrison, Founder & CEO of Charity Water on Running a Nonprofit Check out Gary Vaynerchuk's interview with Scott for unique insights on running a nonprofit. This inspiring video covers Scott's background story, why he decided to "quit being the [...]

Interview with Thomas Locke founder Fight Malaria

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Interview with Thomas Locke founder Fight Malaria See how Thomas Locke has founded Fight Malaria. Malaria education. Made simple. We have interviewed Thomas Locke, founder of Fight Malaria, to learn more about his background story, his advice on starting your own nonprofit, [...]

Interview with Drew Dyksterhouse founder Helping Hand Games

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Interview with Drew Dyksterhouse founder Helping Hand Games See how Drew has founded Helping Hand Games to feed children in need through his games. We have interviewed Drew Dyksterhouse, founder of Helping Hand Games, to learn more about his background story, how [...]