This Changemakers community convenes and connects high-potential changemakers, and their ideas and resources, through the power of collaborative competitions and partner networks. Connect here with other social innovators, entrepreneurs, funders, connectors, thought leaders, communicators, citizen sector organizations, and citizens to accelerate lasting social change.
|Story Telling Guide||Changemaker’s eight-step guide to storytelling: how to engage heads, hearts, and hands to drive change. Everyone has a story. This guide will help you tell yours.|
|Pitch Guide||Strengthen the pitch you make for your project: a guide for wooing funders. Learn how to put your best foot forward.|
|Innovation Mapping||This hands-on crash course on changemaking is a 50-minute video-led journey to help you find ways to think more innovatively about your approach to social change. It helps you discover entrepreneurial, new ideas for crafting a stronger project for social change.|
RISE 2014, a summit focused on the shared values of being responsible, inclusive, sustainable and eco-friendly, happens September 11 to 13 at the World Trade Centre, Mumbai, based on the theme of “Connect, Communicate, Collaborate.” The Summit will enable interaction between multi-stakeholders across sectors and will help to build awareness for inclusive business models and sustainable development strategies. RISE 2014 will provide a unique opportunity to its participants for branding around social and natural capital, research, tapping unconventional markets and new channel partners, social message advertising, cause related marketing, rural markets and other exploration. It will set the stage for deeper engagement between government, academia, social enterprises, and the private and development.
Give wings to leading social entrepreneurs: one click, one vote, big impact at http://wingsforchangemakers.com: for every vote, All Nippon Airways will contribute $0.50 to an Ashoka Fellow. You can cast a new vote weekly. You can also contribute one percent of the price of any ticket you buy on ANA. In addition, ANA will provide air transportation to the five Ashoka Fellows.
Development Impact and You is a free new online toolkit, designed by Nesta in partnership with the Rockefeller Foundation, to help you find, test and scale new ideas. It is a compilation of 30 innovation tools that have been road tested in four continents to help innovators around the world have more impact with the work they do. Download it now for free and join the community at www.diytoolkit.org.