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Game Changing with Global Citizens

[caption id="attachment_196" align="alignleft" width="140" caption="Steven Weinberg CEO of WILL WORK FOR FOOD"][/caption] Steven Weinberg is the CEO of WILL WORK FOR FOOD.  After hearing President Clinton speak about the need for global citizens, Steven and some fellow University of Michigan classmates took action.  They implemented a local volunteerism project that makes...

Social Change Camp NYC 2009

[caption id="attachment_171" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Craig Alberino with organizers Nate, Matt and Kat"][/caption] Social Change Camp NYC 2009 brought together social change agents to discuss the future of non-profits and social media for social good.  Attendees gathered at NYU's Woolworth Building, and engaged in dynamic conversations with thought leaders. This was one of...

Cancer Support 2.0 in NYC

[caption id="attachment_163" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Members Milica, Pat, and Zazel at BCMeetUP Brunch"][/caption] After Pat Harmon was diagnosed with brain cancer, he and George Haines created BCMeetUp as a support group for cancer fighters.  Pat is 29 and works as a permanent substitute teacher and football coach at Smithtown East High School. BCMeetUp...

Thank You, Tracy Paye a.k.a. Miss-Organized

GratiTuesday thanks to Tracy Paye a.k.a. Miss-Organized (@missorganized)!  Tracy is the 'Woman on a Mission' who is helping women all over the country take control of their lives through organization.  Tracy offers clients actionable advice, and lasting results. I approached Tracy with questions about re-organizing my overflowing home office, and divulged ...

Cause Marketing Discussion at Social Change Camp

Craig Alberino leads a discussion at Social Change Camp on cause marketing.  Craig is the founder of ActiveCause, a social giving network.  Follow Craig on Twitter and learn more about his social good project. Cause Marketing Discussion at Social Change Camp from Nicole D'Alonzo on Vimeo....

Pete Cashmore Discusses Mashable's Social Media for Social Good

Pete Cashmore of Mashable combines social media and social good in the Summer of Social Good initiative.  He discusses the philanthropic project, gives some social media tips, and comments on what it's like being the CEO of one of Technorati's Top Ten Blogs. Follow Mashable on Twitter. Social Media and Social Good...

First GratiTuesday Dedicated to Danny Brown

In honor of my first #GratiTuesday post, I want to say thank you and show appreciation for Danny     Brown (@dannybrown), the first person who welcomed me into the Twitter community. Danny, the driving force behind the thriving #12for12k community, inspires a multitude of people to give and get involved, and he's...

12 for 12k Social Action Street Chat

Partnering with the 12for12k foundation, we ventured out to discover the public’s perception of social action.  We visited a farmer’s market in Chester, NJ, and asked patrons and vendors alike to define social action.  Many inspiring vendors discussed a philanthropic facet to their business. 12for12k: What Does Social Action Mean to...

Calling All Fashionistas: Allison Parris Silent Auction!

Calling All Fashionistas - Play Audio The super-chic AP announced a silent auction to benefit Designers for Darfur!  E-mail your bid on the prize package, and you may be the lucky winner who attends the New York Fashion Week Allison Parris Runway Show! Check out the details... Two front row seats to the...