A few interesting articles on social innovation in the news/online:
- Code for America – using technology to solve social problems in US cities.
- The Social Innovation Fund – a critical voice on using large nonprofits over smaller grassroot organizations.
- HP even has an Office of Social Innovation – finding ways to do good and make money?
- A list of Social Innovators at Plywood – one is particularly relevant as the World Cup is in full swing – the Fugees who use the power of soccer to reach children in troubled places.
- Another contest – this time for Latin America and the Caribbean!
- A social innovation Facebook group.
- A winner of the Stanford Social Innovation Fellowship – a nonprofit education venture, Equal Opportunity Schools.