Fellows by Category

Reducing child abuse and neglect by providing families in crisis with a temporary alternative to the child welfare system

Transforming public television into an interactive forum which encourages discourse and social innovation by showcasing and promoting promising citizen-inspired initiatives across the country.

Organization: TechSoup Global

Facilitating the movement of technology to the citizen sector through an online architecture and community centered on the needs of the social sector.

Organization: Groundswell

Will Byrne has developed a model, which he calls civic consumption, that allows individuals and institutions to leverage their collective purchasing power to shift markets from the bottom up, creating a new, market-based path to create social and environmental benefits in their own communities.

Organization: TimeBanks USA

Offering a way for people to care for one another through traditional volunteer means, as well as bank their volunteer time for their own current and future needs.

Transforming low-income urban neighborhoods by identifying local leaders and guiding them to earn college degrees in the place where they live.

Organization: Make the Road

Empowering residents to advocate for their rights and improve conditions in their neighborhoods

Organization: Year Up

Empowering urban talent to reach their potential by connecting urban youth with corporations in need of skilled entry-level talent.

Organization: E-Democracy

Reviving local democracy and citizen participation by making local online engagement powerful, meaningful, and convenient for all.

Organization: New America Media

Bringing greater diversity to mainstream media by building an inclusive and collaborative network of ethnic media outlets.

Creating a web-accessible supermarket for social action that makes it possible for virtually anyone to act on their desire to change society for the better.

Organization: Peace First

For over 22 years, Peace First has developed and implemented transformative programming to teach young people peacemaking skills that promote empathy, develop leadership, and engage youth in playing a vital role in making their schools and communities safer and more just places.  

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