#Waislitz Global Citizen Award

  • Article: This South African Activist Uses Cell Phones to Fight Poverty
    Citizenship

    This South African Activist Uses Cell Phones to Fight Poverty

    By Daniele Selby|July 2, 2018

    Koketso Moeti is this year’s Waislitz Global Citizen Award grand prize winner. Read more

  • 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: How Poo-Powered Electricity is Saving Thousands of Lives in India
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    How Poo-Powered Electricity is Saving Thousands of Lives in India

    By Katie Dallas|Nov. 28, 2017

    And could save millions more with your support Read more

  • Article: Clarisse Uwineza Is the 2016 Waislitz Award Winner
    Citizenship

    Clarisse Uwineza Is the 2016 Waislitz Award Winner

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 23, 2016

    Her organization helps empower small farmers in Rwanda with organic fertilizer. 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

  • Video: Your votes helped this nonprofit reach more orphans in Uganda
    Citizenship

    Your votes helped this nonprofit reach more orphans in Uganda

    By Hans Glick|March 10, 2016

    Check in with the winner of the 2015 Waislitz Global Citizen Award. Read more