Rugged CommunicationsAlex BlumEnergy, Education
Bringing phone and internet connectivity to rural people in developing countries with solar-powered, wireless telecommunications infrastructure.http://bit.ly/1hnX1te
Operation KindnessForest MeltonCivic Engagement, Environment
Building an online and mobile application to connect volunteers to causes with greater ease.
Equality ProjectOmron BlauoHuman Rights, Environment
Skate After SchoolRyan Lay, Tim Ward, Robert GreenHealth, Education
Non-profit that provides engaging after school programming in the form of skateboard instruction to underserved schools and community centers in the greater Phoenix area.http://facebook.com/skateafterschool
EpiFinderRobert Yao, Neel Mehta, Ayeda Farhadi, Chhavi Sharma, Anirudh MathadHealth
Max On SnaxLori OsieckiHealth, Education
Children’s edutainment brand that marks an innovative, multi-platform solution to the growing problem of childhood obesity.http://www.mymaxpack.com
Table TopKyle UndersethCivic Engagement
Spell Africa InitiativeDexter Ogie-Osahon, Erezi Edoreh, Elvis AustinsEducation
A social enterprise using mobile phones to teach English to youth across Africa that otherwise could not afford formal English education.http://www.spellafrica.org
Improving local food access and sustainability by transforming landscapes into elegant, edible food gardens easily managed with the help of online tools and training.http://iagriscape.com
Gave In AmericaDrew Reyner, Jeff Michaelree, Lindsey MichaelreeCivic Engagement, Environment
Building a geo-located online platform to match the excess waste of businesses (furniture, equipment, products) to nonprofits that need it most.
Tiny Steps to HealthNadaa TaiyabHealth
Using coaching and technology to deliver a lifestyle behavior change program that helps individuals adopt a whole foods plant based diet to lower their risk of chronic disease.