Category Archives: Social Cause

Detroit | Nike Community Store

“Sport is a cornerstone of our state pride,” explains Tom Izzo, Michigan State University head coach and Basketball Hall of Famer. “Fostering early, positive experiences with physical activity is incredibly important for young adults, which is why I’m thrilled to … Continue reading

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Uber Style Food Donation App

On-demand app for leftover food donation Likened to an Uber for food rescue, Transfernation’s app links available volunteers with corporate events wanting to donate leftover food. Sharing economies already cover clothing, luxury travel,appliances and storage space. Now, unwanted food no … Continue reading

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Raw For The Oceans | Plastic Denim

Bionic Yarn | They Don’t Feel Funny For Makin’ Money! Source: http://rawfortheoceans.g-star.com/

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HandUp | Product & Service Gift Card For Homeless People

Gift Cards For Homeless People Provide Access To Vital Services HandUp gift cards can be given to a homeless person in need, and redeemed at a local drop-in center to buy food, clothing and transport. Passing a homeless person on … Continue reading

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UNICOIN | Engages Kids For Global Early Education Charity

Digital Currency Teaches Kids About Charity Created by UNICEF and H&M Conscious Foundation, Unicoin is a crypto-currency which will engage kids and promote access to early education. More than 200 million children around the world are deprived of access to … Continue reading

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Akon Illuminates Africa | Solar Technology, Education & Jobs

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New Story | Crowdfunded Homes For Haiti

Platform helps displaced families in Haiti crowdfund new homes New Story is a crowdfunding platform which supports Haitian families in raising the USD 6,000 necessary to rebuild lost homes. We have seen a number of products — such as HUSH2 … Continue reading

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Repurpose | Recycled ‘Night Light’ Solar Backpack

In South Africa, Solar School Backpacks Provide Light For Evening Study The recycled Repurpose school bags come equipped with solar panels to provide a renewable light source for kids in disconnected regions. There are still areas of the world that … Continue reading

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Panic Button App | Depression Help Alert For Teens

Panic Button App Helps Teens With Depression Reach Out For Support Code Blue is an app that acts as a simple panic button for teenagers when they need the help of a loved one. Depression is a hard issue for … Continue reading

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Smartphone App Aids Food Bank Donations

Food Cowboy locates nearby food banks to take unsaleable produce Food Cowboy is a system that helps those in the food supply chain to find local nonprofits that can use the food they’re throwing away. Every three weeks, the US … Continue reading

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