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Observations and Reflections on #TakeBackThePink

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On January 31st, the social web erupted with status updates, images, and more in response to the Associated Press report that the Susan G. Komen Foundation had decided to de-fund breast health screenings at Planned Parenthood affiliates. Long-time supporters of both Komen and Planned Parenthood jumped into action. Many Komen supporters expressed anger that an organization positioned to […]

February 14, 2012 8 comments CONTINUE READING THIS ARTICLE…

Fostering Innovation and Enterprise: Thoughts on supporting the sector from #giveandtech

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I’m quite excited to participate in The Power of Information: New Technologies for Philanthropy and Development Conference in London, UK, put on by Indigo Trust, Institute for Philanthropy and the Omidyar Network. I have the pleasure to participate on a panel with some smart, experienced folks: Chris Locke (GSMA), Jon Gosier (HiveColab), and Bosun Tijani (Co-creation hub). The other panelists […]

September 16, 2011 1 comment CONTINUE READING THIS ARTICLE…

New on SSIR: #4Change Examines Social Media for the Climate Change Movement

My latest post is up on the Stanford Social Innovation Review opinion blog.  For those that follow the #4Change twitter-based chats, this is a post recapping and highlighting our latest conversation on social media application in the Climate Change movement.  There are lots of great pieces below that I think can apply to all sectors […]

October 14, 2009 3 comments CONTINUE READING THIS ARTICLE…