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Nonprofit Sector

It’s possible to make the world a better place: That’s the motto of many nonprofit organizations and social enterprises. Learn about their everyday challenges as they work to make their inspiring visions a reality.

Summaries

8 Book

The Purpose Mindset

How Microsoft Inspires Employees & Alumni to Change the World
Akhtar Badshah
HarperCollins Leadership, 2020
8 Book

Change Your World

How Anyone, Anywhere Can Make a Difference
John C. Maxwell and Rob Hoskins
HarperCollins Leadership, 2021
7 Book

The Quest for Attention

Nonprofit Advocacy in a Social Media Age
Chao Guo and Gregory D. Saxton
Stanford Graduate School of Business, 2020
9 Book

A Traitor to His Species

Henry Bergh and the Birth of the Animal Rights Movement
Ernest Freeberg
Basic Books, 2020
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Creating Room to Read

A Story of Hope in the Battle for Global Literacy
John Wood
Plume, 2014
9 Article

Raised in a (Very) Crowded House, Now Feeding the Hungry in a Pandemic

Claire Babineaux-Fontenot, the chief executive of Feeding America, is trying to meet a huge surge in demand. A $100 million contribution from Jeff Bezos helped.
David Gelles
The New York Times, 2020
8 Book

We Fed an Island

The True Story of Rebuilding Puerto Rico, One Meal at a Time
Jose Andres
Ecco, 2019
8 Book
Morgana Ryan
Lynne Rienner, 2016
8 Book

Social Value Investing

A Management Framework for Effective Partnerships
Howard W. Buffett and William Eimicke
Columbia UP, 2018
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Leaving Microsoft to Change the World

An Entrepreneur’s Odyssey to Educate the World’s Children
John Wood
HarperBusiness, 2007