Innovations

33 Innovations
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    Lumni provides funds to students through income share agreements so that they can successfully complete their studies. E...
      United States Exemplar
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Charles Wankel
      Charles Wankel This company's innovative application of a finance technique to higher education in an effort to help students complete their studies is remarkable!
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter Higher education is very expensive and this company has come up with an innovative new way to handle student loans. Bravo!
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    Imagine a time when you were overwhelmed by the thought of a lengthy and arduous learning process that stood between you...
      United States Exemplar
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Chris Laszlo
      Chris Laszlo A really interesting sustainable disruption of the distance learning field!
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter I think this model has the potential to be used in other areas other than just medical school education. I'm excited to see where this company goes.
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    Overdrive acts as a link and provides access to library books for library patrons on phones, laptops etc. It i...
      United States
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Chris Laszlo
      Chris Laszlo An interesting partnership advancing sustainable goals!
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter A great way to bring books to more people!
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    A noble vision of PT United Tractor Tbk company through their foundation named Yayasan Karya Bakti started in 2008, unde...
      Indonesia
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Amelia Naim Indrajaya
      Amelia Naim Indrajaya PT United Tractors have created great opportunities for marginalized youth from all around in Indonesia. Without the educational support, the youth would not be able to have a decent life and pursue their dreams.
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter It is so important when a company can provide education and training to those that need it most. Education leads to employment and a better economy for all.
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    Community Coffee, a Louisiana company, helps schools throughout the state with much needed funding provided by its Cash ...
      United States
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Christopher Castille
      Christopher Castille Beyond the delicious coffee that Community Coffee provides to its customers, David and his colleagues identified a bright spot in the company: a philanthropic program that delivers funds to schools in need.
    • Florence Snyder
      Florence Snyder Community Coffee has the size to help schools faster and more effectively than schools can help themselves with bake sales and car washes.
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    Unemployment rate in Indonesia is high, and quality of labor is low, and there are so many uneducated citizen Mr Juli...
      Worldwide
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Amelia Naim Indrajaya
      Amelia Naim Indrajaya This is such a breakthrough. Eight profitable line of businesses are created while developing orphanage in a holistic educational institution with the emphasis of not just knowing but also doing and being.
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter What an interesting, innovative way to approach education!
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    Our team decided to choose Right To Play’s Play At The Core program innovation based off of their individuality in...
      United States
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Charles Wankel
      Charles Wankel It is great to read how Play At The Core’s outreach efforts in their local communities are truly making a difference!
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter What a beautiful innovation to help local communities build quality education.
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    Better World Books works to fight illiteracy worldwide through their sustainability-woven business model. For each book ...
      United States Exemplar
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Chris Laszlo
      Chris Laszlo Great innovation story!
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter I love this story! It really shows how sustainability has a place in a business mindset.
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    Haste and Hustle was started by Shauna Arnott when she realized a need for Canada to have the same conference networking...
      Canada
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Ruben Burga
      Ruben Burga What a great story about the power of putting sustainability and entrepreneurial experts together through an event planning company like Haste and Hustle!
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter I always love to see innovations supporting Goal 4: Quality Education!
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    Firstly, Krishak Bharati Cooperative Limited (KRIBHCO) provides drinking water to neighboring villages like Kawas and&nb...
      India
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Preeti Rawat
      Preeti Rawat The project is a good case study on how great organizations spread education and provide facilities for clean drinking water in the otherwise backward region of India.
    • Stephanie Hagen
      Stephanie Hagen It's great to see how KRIBHCO is bringing educational opportunities to the people in its community!
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    The key idea behind this innovation is the basic functional difference between the two hemispheres of the human brain, i...
      India
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Preeti Rawat
      Preeti Rawat A scientific way of teaching the preschool children.It is a great initiative of moving away from the rote learning.
    • Argerie Vasilakes
      Argerie Vasilakes A very interesting innovation. I am looking forward to seeing what these children do when they grow up.
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    Providing quality education to poor and underprivileged kids of employees of Aditya Birla Group. Providing scholarshi...
      India
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Preeti Rawat
      Preeti Rawat Providing scholarships to girl child means promoting education among girl child which also is an outstanding initiative
    • Karen McKenzie
      Karen McKenzie Promoting education is always a good thing!
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    Entrepreneurial action to alleviate homelessness and empower the disadvantaged. Aberdeen Foyer is a successful social e...
      United Kingdom
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Alec Wersun
      Alec Wersun An inspiring case of social innovation, where an entrepreneurial. commercial approach delivers something that public services could not.
    • Stephanie Hagen
      Stephanie Hagen A great organization that is making a real difference in reducing youth homelessness!
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    Byju's has made a positive impact on the learning environment in India today. Their approach is to make learning an enj...
      India
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Shiji Lyndon
      Shiji Lyndon Byju's is a classic example of how businesses can provide for consumer wants by making best use of contemporary technology
    • Ellen Boyd
      Ellen Boyd Through technology, Byju's reaches millions of students and engages them in wanting to learn through the company's innovative, creative and highly successful teaching methods.
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    Education is one of the key success factors or basic foundation to support nation growth. Through education we can gener...
      Worldwide
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Amelia Naim Indrajaya
      Amelia Naim Indrajaya Bank Muamalat Indonesia is getting dependable Shariah Economist specialist by establishing the scholarship program for the less-fortunate people. The program also received recognition as the best corporate social responsibility program in Indonesia.
    • Ashley Stanley
      Ashley Stanley BMI is not only providing scholarships for students' education, but is continuing to support them after their education with the necessary equipment and ongoing training they will need to set up and run their businesses.
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    Saung Angklung Udjo (SAU)—a cultural center—and its famous Angklung performances is well known as one of Ind...
      Indonesia
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Amelia Naim Indrajaya
      Amelia Naim Indrajaya A great initiative to promote angklung as one the Indonesian national heritage
    • Kit Turen
      Kit Turen It's understandable that SAU has been recognized as an Indonesian National Heritage for its cultural contribution. Plus it has made a positive impact on the community in terms of providing education and employment and modeling good environmental practices.
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    XL Future Leaders (XLFL) is a sustainable program from PT XL Axiata, Tbk, focusing in education to inspire Indonesia&rsq...
      Indonesia Exemplar
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Amelia Naim Indrajaya
      Amelia Naim Indrajaya As a telecommunication provider the business has to be highly agile, and innovative. This great idea of open resource for education will bring in fresh ideas, and at the same time nurtures the future leaders on relevant hands-on learning.
    • Ellen Boyd
      Ellen Boyd By linking their vision for quality education to their core business, this company generates innovative ideas while providing development opportunities for Indonesia's next generation of leaders. But that's not even the whole story - the program has also...  more
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    Sofyan Corp, mainly focus on business hotel under Sofyan Hotel brand. At the beginning, Sofyan Hotel did ...
      Indonesia
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Aditya  Damawan
      Aditya Damawan Not only profit, but the company also care about the people. Very good way to keep the business more sustain.
    • suryadi wijaya
      suryadi wijaya Sofyan Hotel is one of family business model which has concern in education to empowering communities.
    • Reza Maghraby
      Reza Maghraby A business model that synergize company values, employee values and society values. Great Story, thanks for sharing
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    Adam Zhang is the founder of the Shanghai STEMCLOUD Center, which is the first STEM Education platform in China. Si...
      China
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Charles Wankel
      Charles Wankel Promoting STEM education in China is a terrific cause!
    • Ashley Stanley
      Ashley Stanley STEM education is a very important factor in the new global economy. It is wonderful that STEMCLOUD is teaching problem solving and innovation through its education courses.
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    Chelsea Green Publishing is the first American publisher to focus their concentration on the politics and practice of su...
      United States Exemplar
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Kristina Kohl
      Kristina Kohl Chelsea Green's innovative approach to publishing demonstrates a scalable model for others in the industry by publishing sustainability education books, promoting a more regenerative production techniques, and building stronger communities. Their business...  more
    • Alec Simon
      Alec Simon Chelsea Green is a great example of business as an agent of world benefit. The company does a great service by telling stories of sustainability while publishing those stories in a responsible and profitable way.