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    • The Binti Project

      The Binti Project

      March 30th, 2013: "Having a bad day? Put your hand over your chest. Feel that beat? It's called purpose. You're here for a reason. Don't leave without one." I remember the day that our Omidyar.net brother, Dennis Kimambo, wrote that note. 2 1/2...

      April 21, 2017
    • Women in Poverty: Change the Story.

      Women in Poverty: Change the Story.

      Test your assumptions ... Do you believe that single mothers on welfare are irresponsible deadbeats who set a bad example for their children because they are too lazy to get out and earn a living? If so, you just wrote off Joanne Rowling, bette...

      June 18, 2016
    • The Malady of Otherness

      The Malady of Otherness

      “It’s impossible not to love someone whose story you have heard.” The beloved children’s TV host Mister Rogers carried that quote in his wallet, to remind him of the importance of listening. "Storytelling + listening can connect residents...

      May 01, 2016

Women in Poverty: Change the Story.

Test your assumptions ...   Do you believe that single mothers on welfare are irresponsible deadbeats who set a bad example for their children because they are too lazy to get out and earn a living?   If so, you just wrote off Joanne Rowling, better known as the creator of Harry Potter. ...

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Women in Poverty: Change the Story.

Test your assumptions ... Do you believe that single mothers on welfare are irresponsible deadbeats who set a bad example for their children because they are too lazy to get out and earn a living? If so, you just wrote off Joanne Rowling, ...

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18
Jun

The Malady of Otherness

“It’s impossible not to love someone whose story you have heard.” The beloved children’s TV host Mister Rogers carried that quote in his wallet, to remind him of the importance of listening. "Storytelling + listening can connect residents of ...

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1
May

Opportunity Makers, Embracing Differences, and Creating Something Meaningful.

"We all want to use our talents to create something meaningful with our lives. But how to get started?" This is a pretty great invitation, and the one that Forbes columnist, Kare Anderson, gave in her TED Talk back in September of 2014. We ...

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7
Feb

The Lost Art of Letters

My friend Ed Vielmetti has a lovely practice. He sends postcards to friends on a regular basis. He told me about this when I first met him more than a decade ago at one of Jerry Michalski's soul-changing retreats. I thought it was a ...

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17
Sep

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