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Empowering education

Once a street kid, now a future school teacher

Grit got Angel into school. Tahanan gave her a home — and hope.

Once a street kid, now a future school teacher

Grit got Angel into school. Tahanan gave her a home — and hope.

Meet the man whose light keeps shining brighter

Social entrepreneur inspires the young to “dream bigger”.

Meet the man whose light keeps shining brighter

Social entrepreneur inspires the young to “dream bigger”.

Friends doing good, across borders

A Filipino and Singaporean giving abandoned and orphaned kids a better life. 
 

Friends doing good, across borders

A Filipino and Singaporean giving abandoned and orphaned kids a better life. 
 

The only silicone cup a woman needs

Freedom Cups provides women with an eco-friendly, sustainable and hygienic option to manage their periods.   
 

The only silicone cup a woman needs

Freedom Cups provides women with an eco-friendly, sustainable and hygienic option to manage their periods.   
 

The refugee crisis isn’t going away. You can help

A refugee’s problems can’t be solved overnight. But here are some groups helping them get back on their feet, for a start.
 

The refugee crisis isn’t going away. You can help

A refugee’s problems can’t be solved overnight. But here are some groups helping them get back on their feet, for a start.
 

One dentist, two wheels, and a student’s dream

Dr Suwas is helping tribal kids in India cycle their way to a brighter future.

One dentist, two wheels, and a student’s dream

Dr Suwas is helping tribal kids in India cycle their way to a brighter future.

How can a mother behind bars bond with her child?

New Life Stories is giving imprisoned mothers a chance to connect with their children — through storytelling.

How can a mother behind bars bond with her child?

New Life Stories is giving imprisoned mothers a chance to connect with their children — through storytelling.

Breaking the silence on child sexual abuse

A foundation in India is empowering children by teaching them what’s an “unsafe” touch.

Breaking the silence on child sexual abuse

A foundation in India is empowering children by teaching them what’s an “unsafe” touch.

Paving their way out of a life in the slums

A school in the Philippines is trying to get youth out of the slums by teaching them skills to preserve their heritage.

Paving their way out of a life in the slums

A school in the Philippines is trying to get youth out of the slums by teaching them skills to preserve their heritage.

Smells like fried chicken on wheels

Recycled cooking oil powers eco-friendly buses in Bali.

Smells like fried chicken on wheels

Recycled cooking oil powers eco-friendly buses in Bali.

“If poverty is man-made, it can be unmade by man.”

Tito Tony shares how he does this, with the goal of eradicating poverty for five million families by 2024.

“If poverty is man-made, it can be unmade by man.”

Tito Tony shares how he does this, with the goal of eradicating poverty for five million families by 2024.

What responsible tourism can look like in Sumba

While their coastline undergoes land development, Sumbanese youth get an opportunity to train for growing tourism.

What responsible tourism can look like in Sumba

While their coastline undergoes land development, Sumbanese youth get an opportunity to train for growing tourism.

Educating the children of their tribes

This school gives them free access to education, food and shelter.

Educating the children of their tribes

This school gives them free access to education, food and shelter.

Brewing their way out of the sex trade

On your next trip to Phnom Penh, let Daughters of Cambodia make you feel at home.

Brewing their way out of the sex trade

On your next trip to Phnom Penh, let Daughters of Cambodia make you feel at home.

Finding the best school in nature

This beautiful eco-school in the Himalayas inspires a different way of learning through sustainable living.

Finding the best school in nature

This beautiful eco-school in the Himalayas inspires a different way of learning through sustainable living.

What this Syrian refugee does will make you smile

He was taught entrepreneurial skills and is now reaching out to other refugees

What this Syrian refugee does will make you smile

He was taught entrepreneurial skills and is now reaching out to other refugees

Having the courage to laugh

Laughter is another side of courage. It lightens your spirit when things don’t go your way.

Having the courage to laugh

Laughter is another side of courage. It lightens your spirit when things don’t go your way.

What happens when good cops help street kids

Once a glue-sniffing petty criminal, Jorge is now a criminology scholar who wants to be police chief.

What happens when good cops help street kids

Once a glue-sniffing petty criminal, Jorge is now a criminology scholar who wants to be police chief.

She can't see or hear. How does she learn?

Give her a chance like Helen Keller and she can grow up to be a parent, teacher and advocate.

She can't see or hear. How does she learn?

Give her a chance like Helen Keller and she can grow up to be a parent, teacher and advocate.

They challenge you to be an Ultra Mega Friend

Watch these students destroy the millennial stereotype.

They challenge you to be an Ultra Mega Friend

Watch these students destroy the millennial stereotype.

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