Fellow of the Month

We're proud to present Faisel Rahman, founder of Fair Finance, as our latest Fellow of the Month.

Meet our Fellows

Ashoka was first to coin the term ‘social entrepreneur’ thirty years ago. Since then, we have elected nearly 3000 Ashoka Fellows and launched a movement around the world. Rather than measuring success with a bottom line, we measure it in the form of social impact and systemic change.

A Week in the Life of an Ashoka Fellow

What does a social entrepreneur's week look like? Our Senior Fellow Chris Underhill shares his diary.

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Launching Changemaker Schools

The Changemaker Schools programme will work to identify, connect and support the world’s leading innovative primary and secondary schools in the UK and create a network of Changemaker Schools.
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The Skoll World Forum opening plenary started tonight with a Nelson Mandela quote: “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” Yet, as you’re doing the impossible – with the drive and ambition that is required of changemakers – how you do capture learnings, best...
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Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 04/15/14   (Learn more about the ASN Global Summit in Paris June 12-14, 2014 and register here.) How do we overcome cultural, economic, and geographic barriers to create large-scale social change? What does the world look like...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 04/02/14 Editor's Note: This article first appeared in Ashoka's "Change in the Making" Forbes blog and is a part of a series of Inventior-Entrepreneur stories brought to you in partnership with the Lemelson Foundation. Read...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/24/14 Editor's Note: This post was written by Mark Cheng, Director of Ashoka UK and Ashoka’s senior advisor on social finance and first appeared on Ashoka's Forbes.com blog "Change in the Making". How do you profitably sell to a...

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