Today is the 51st Anniversary of MLK’s I Have A Dream Speech. How do you dream of making the world better?
The Feast and GLG have partnered to bring you the stories of today’s brightest social entrepreneurs. Global, technology-driven, and nimble, GLG is the world’s largest membership for professional learning and expertise. GLG Social Impact connects social sector organizations with experts across industries and geographies for perspectives and expertise to accelerate the impact of their work, including through the GLG Social Impact Fellowship. Come back to feastongood.com every Monday for a feature on their Social Innovation Fellows.
Manmeet Kaur is Founder and Executive Director of City Health Works, a non-profit, social enterprise that aims to close the gap between hospitals and communities. Founded to support the increasingly expensive and overburdened health care system, City Health Works hires and trains clinician supervised community health workers from the neighborhoods we serve to act as health coaches. Check out her interview here.
Come hack hardware to make cities more resilient + prototype local solutions for Red Hook, Brooklyn! We’re partnering with Intel, FEMA + The Department of Homeland Security for our hardware hackathon, Oct 10 - 11. Sign up now.
We’re hosting a dinner with @bolthousefarms to explore how #socialmedia can fuel healthier choices on 8/26! Message us for an invite!