#Waislitz Award

  • Article: This Activist Is Ending Patterns of Sexual Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Girls & Women

    This Activist Is Ending Patterns of Sexual Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Joe McCarthy|July 2, 2018

    “Being a survivor and having two girls, I couldn’t let this cycle of sexual trauma continue." Read more

  • Article: This Entrepreneur Is Helping Female Farmers Find Economic Independence
    Food & Hunger

    This Entrepreneur Is Helping Female Farmers Find Economic Independence

    By Joe McCarthy|July 2, 2018

    “Empowering a woman to earn an income to care for her family breaks the cycle of poverty." Read more

  • Article: Meet Derrick Wanjala of Huduma Jamii
    Finance & Innovation

    Meet Derrick Wanjala of Huduma Jamii

    Aug. 12, 2016

    Meet Derrick Wanjala. He's one of 10 finalists for the 2016 Waislitz Global Citizen Award. Read more

  • Article: Meet Peace Regina Hyde of Aim Higher Africa
    Finance & Innovation

    Meet Peace Regina Hyde of Aim Higher Africa

    Aug. 12, 2016

    Meet Peace Regina Hyde. She's one of 10 finalists for the 2016 Waislitz Global Citizen Award. Read more

  • Article: Meet Melissa Kushner of goods for good
    Finance & Innovation

    Meet Melissa Kushner of goods for good

    Aug. 12, 2016

    Meet Melissa Kushner. She's one of 10 finalists for the 2016 Waislitz Global Citizen Award. Read more

  • Article: Meet Elise Kendall of KinoSol
    Finance & Innovation

    Meet Elise Kendall of KinoSol

    Aug. 12, 2016

    Meet Elise Kendall. She's one of 10 finalists for the 2016 Waislitz Global Citizen Award. Read more

  • Article: Meet George Onyango, of Dandora Dumpsite Rehabilitation Group
    Finance & Innovation

    Meet George Onyango, of Dandora Dumpsite Rehabilitation Group

    Aug. 12, 2016

    Meet George Onyango. He's one of 10 finalists for the 2016 Waislitz Global Citizen Award. Read more

  • Article: One man in Kenya works toward a sustainable community
    Food & Hunger

    One man in Kenya works toward a sustainable community

    Feb. 11, 2016|Mama Hope

    Through education, a farm, and a little inspiration from a hummingbird. Read more