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BizKids Reflection

By Maggie Walsh In the Citizen Schools’ apprenticeship program “BizKids,” 6th grade students from Orchard Gardens School in Roxbury, MA come together to learn how to apply business skills and concepts to solving social issues in our world. Over the course of the semester, the class learned about a wide range of business concepts and how […]

8GA Spring 2015

By Katie Priester Here at Northeastern, we tutored 25 kids from Orchard Gardens Middle School in Roxbury. This semester at 8GA, writing coaches and students got to move on from high school application essays and work on more personal statements – short essays about role models, life experiences, and who or what is important in their lives. […]

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Two Degrees Food

Malnutrition is the number one killer of children under five in the developing world. Community-based Therapeutic Care (CTC) and Ready-to-Use Foods (RUF) have revolutionized how malnutrition is diagnosed and treated. By treating chronic hunger and undernourishment by providing fortified meals to children through school-based health clinics, Two Degrees is helping children receive the care they need to live […]

Root Capital

Founded in 1999 by Willy Foote, Root Capital is a nonprofit social investment fund that grows rural prosperity in poor, environmentally vulnerable places in Africa and Latin America by lending capital, delivering financial training, and strengthening market connections for small and growing agricultural businesses. Root Capital: Bridging the Microloan Gap for Farmers Across the World

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