#Waislitz Global Citizen Award

  • Article: 2019 Waislitz Award Winners Honored in New York Ceremony
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    2019 Waislitz Award Winners Honored in New York Ceremony

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 9, 2019

    The Waislitz Global Citizen Awards program allows changemakers to amplify their work. Read more

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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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