Khan Academy

Khan Academy

Synopsis From its headquarters in Mountain View, California, Khan Academy is helping students and teachers around the world re-imagine what education can be in the 21st century. Khan offers more than 4,000 online lessons and exercises covering math, science, and the...
B Lab

B Lab

Synopsis Despite a period of massive technological innovation and incredible prosperity, huge social and environmental problems continue to exist–problems that often cannot be solved by governments, traditional nonprofits, or foundations. Although business...
The Citizens Foundation

The Citizens Foundation

Synopsis Almost half of Pakistani children never attend school. In 1996, some concerned Pakistanis started The Citizens Foundation to address this problem. They began a network of low-cost, privately-run schools in the heart of communities, where boys and girls can...
World Health Partners

World Health Partners

Synopsis More than 1.3 billion people worldwide don’t have access to healthcare, with many living in rural areas far from hospitals. World Health Partners has developed innovative ways to extend the reach of modern medicine. Combining technology with entrepreneurship,...
Independent Diplomat

Independent Diplomat

Synopsis Often those who have the most at stake in diplomatic processes don’t have a seat at the table. Independent Diplomat is a group of former policy experts who are working to change that. ID works to amplify the voices of those with an urgent message. Their work...