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Introducing Voices of Social Change

Voices of Social Change is a free online short course co-designed and delivered by eight young social entrepreneurs. Follow in the footsteps of these young change-makers who had an idea, a desire to make an impact, and converted that into real-world change.

Webinar: When Beliefs are Barriers—Changing Social Norms to Promote Young Women’s Employment

To celebrate Women’s History Month, we hosted an interactive webinar to explore how changing beliefs and attitudes among parents, partners, employers, and others can help open a space for young women to join the workforce. This session was recorded on March 28, 2019 and features:

Daniela Retamales Gomez, Founder of Fundación Prótesis 3D

Through Fundación Prótesis 3D, Daniela provides free prosthetics to children and adults with upper extremity disabilities. Youth in detention contribute to the process of printing the 3D prostheses. To date, the initiative has impacted 36 families, with 12 youth trained in job readiness skills.

Alberto Cabanes, Founder of Adopta Un Abuelo

Alberto is the founder of Adopta Un Abuelo, an organization which connects Spanish youth to elders in their communities, in an effort to combat social isolation. Since 2014, Adopta Un Abuelo has matched 600+ volunteers with 365 elders.

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