November 24, 2021
One Degree from Alluma's Common App has been selected as one of the 10 winners in 2021's Google.org Impact Challenge Bay Area
November 15, 2021
When Rey Faustino and his family migrated to the US in the late 1980's, they had difficulty navigating the ins and outs of the social support system. It was that experience that Faustino pulled from to create the non-profit organization, One Degree.
April 8, 2021
Residents in several Northwest Detroit neighborhoods are now able to reach an innovative and dynamic directory of support services — from housing to childcare to job training — on their phones, laptops and desktop computers through the efforts of Detroit’s Live6 Alliance and the social technology nonprofit Alluma.
January 26, 2021
Southwest New Mexico families are one degree closer to accessing resources they need thanks to a newly launched online system.
July 8, 2019
The Northeast Valley Health Corporation (NEVHC) is a healthcare powerhouse. It consists of 15 licensed health centers located in Los Angeles County’s San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys, both areas struggling with chronic illness and poverty.
April 4, 2019
One of my takeaways from the visit was that social justice moves at a glacial pace—but more so that it takes tremendous perseverance and an expansive vision to fuel that movement.
March 2, 2018
During a five-year research project I conducted about what makes organizations successful, I learned a shocking statistic: While 75 percent of nonprofits collect data, only 6 percent feel they are using it effectively.
September 9, 2015
Rey Faustino, founder of One Degree, found out first-hand what it’s like to search for housing after an eviction three years ago from the Mission District.
June 29, 2014
Google I/O, the company’s annual developer-focused conference, concluded this year with a session featuring three nonprofits: Hack the Hood, Beyond 12, and One Degree. The organizations were all recent winners of the Google ’s Bay Area Impact Challenge.
March 25, 2014
The tech accelerator's latest class had plenty of business ideas aimed at making the world a smarter, more efficient place. Here are three startups, including One Degree, to watch.