Category: 2014

Ziolkowski, Jim

Social Entrepreneur Honoree – buildon.org

About buildOn buildOn has been working to break the cycle of poverty, illiteracy, and low expectations through service and education for more than two decades. Domestically, an extensive network of youth service programs in under-resourced urban areas promotes community and civic engagement. Farther afield, these same students are building a new school every three days
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Warren, Scott

Social Entrepreneur Honoree – Generation Citizen

About Generation Citizen Generation Citizen works to stop the cycle of under-representation in the democratic process of low-income, less educated, and minority citizens by teaching civic engagement at under-resourced schools. Each year, 8,000 students at schools in six US regions take action-oriented civics lessons in existing classes from trained volunteer Democracy Coaches. The civic engagement
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Martin, Margaret

Social Entrepreneur Honoree – harmony-project.org

About Harmony Project Harmony Project offers free music education and ensemble playing for youth in under-resourced communities. Scores of highly qualified teaching artists teach 2,000 children at 18 sites in Los Angeles and communities around the country. Harmony Project commits to each child year-round for his or her entire childhood. Students are given an instrument
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