Vucurevich Foundation announces $850,000 in grants
Foundation: John T. Vucurevich Foundation

The John T. Vucurevich Foundation awarded nearly $850,000 in grants in areas of art, education and health and humane resources, according to a news release from the foundation. The grants included...more

Komen Foundation Reverses Decision

In Mercury News, the Susan G. Komen Foundation caved in to the social media firestorm and reversed decision about the decisions it made in funding Planned Parenthood. The article relates a number...more

This Fashion Entrepreneur Moved From L.A. to a Navajo Reservation

Fashion entrepreneur Amy Yeung moved her LA-based online apparel business Orenda Tribe to live on the Navajo reservation in New Mexico, among the indigenous sewers, jewelry makers, and artisans who...more

Capitalism for Social Change

i(x) investments, a capitalized holding firm for investors that want to create long-term economic growth and social impact, hosted an inaugural two-day conference in Santa Monica on Thursday, June...more

Children's Center of The Foundation for Community and Family Health

The Children's Center of The Foundation for Community and Family Health has recently announced that they will already be closing up shop after about two decades of service to the people of Corona,...more

Cancer Survivors Fish for Recovery

A group of women from Minnesota recovering from breast cancer spent their weekends standing in a river, knee-deep in water, casting for fish, thanks to the nonprofit called Casting for Recovery which...more

An 'Avon-Like' Approach to Lifesaving Health Care
Foundation: Skoll Foundation

The TakePart Foundation is exploring six winners of the Skoll Foundation's Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship. Chuck Slaughter is one of those winners. He has started many small businesses, but...more

Grants from Women in Philanthropy

The Women in Philanthropy initiative of the Martinsville Area Community Foundation awarded grants to Tackfully Teamed Riding Academy and Citizens Against Family Violence. According to Kay Smith,...more

12th Annual Apollo Award
Foundation: Community Foundation for the Alleghenies

The late Dr. Frank Carney was recognized by the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies, along with the Cambria County Medical Society, Conemaugh Health System, Windber Medical Center and Lee...more

SAGE Eldercare in Summit Receives Grant

Alzheimer's Foundation of America has recently awarded a $5,000 grant to SAGE Eldercare in Summit, New Jersey to support its Spend-A-Day Adult Day Health Center. The grant will help SAGE Eldercare...more







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This Social Innovation Helps Prevent Bed Sores in Wheelchair Users


This Social Innovation Helps Prevent Bed Sores in Wheelchair Users

Co-founders William Mann and David Mravyan devised the Sensimat during a mandatory project for their MBA at the Richard Ivey School of Business in Canada. Sensimat is a device that helps manage and assess pressure among wheelchair users.




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