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March 20, 2014
“I grew up in a working-class family and I watched my family struggle for resources. I wanted to make sure that other kids and families didn’t have to go through the same ordeal.”
March 19, 2014
The tech boom has hit some sour notes. But one startup is aiming to reverse that reputation by throwing a lifeline to those who need it the most by connecting them with the best information on social services.
March 9, 2014
“I think YC is recognizing the trend of nonprofits acting a bit more like companies by investing in a handful of nonprofits,” said Rey Faustino, chief executive of One Degree, a nonprofit that made it into this most recent batch.
February 21, 2014
One Degree is a nonprofit organization harnessing the power of the most innovative web technology to make a substantial difference in the lives of people living below the poverty line.
April 1, 2013
Our concept of community has changed. The way we conceptualize our own "community" is no longer confined to our geographical location.