Human trafficking is a global crisis. Dignity Health is innovating how it’s fought.

Human trafficking is one of the most devastating human rights crises the world faces today. All pictures courtesy of Dignity Health. According to the International Labour Organization, more than 40 million people are victims of human trafficking around the world. And more than three quarters of these victims are women…

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They’d never seen a computer. Now they’re training to be the tech experts of tomorrow.

Over 247 million children in Sub-Saharan African countries have no school supplies. Not even a backpack. Photo courtesy of CodeToHope. Sub-Saharan Africa has one of the highest poverty rates in the world. And with all money going toward food, shelter, and tuition fees (many schools aren’t free), parents are often…

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We share everything on social media. Why not use your social power to make a difference?

We share so much happiness on social media. Photo courtesy of CaringCrowd. Whether it’s a birthday, a wedding, or a graduation, we’ve always got the camera ready to shoot pics and video for an epic Snapchat or Instagram story. We like, comment on and share the successes of others. And…

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A woman who’s tackling revenge porn, and 9 other women changing the world for the better.

Despite facing numerous social and political obstacles throughout history, women have always been powerful agents of change. Every era has its heroines — women who inspire, empower, and offer the world an extra dose of awesome. Some of these women are household names, while others fly under the radar, improving…

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It’s time to rethink how we view families on food stamps. These programs show why.

Unlimited fruits and veggies, breakfast, and after-school supper. These Vermont schools serve it all — for free. No matter what, all students in Burlington, Vermont, get breakfast, even in the hallway if they’re running late to class. They can load up on as many fresh, locally sourced fruits and vegetables…

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