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“This is disturbingly sobering and we must act!” – James Ferrari
“Few stories are more heartbreaking than those involving children who are injured or killed by gunshots. It isn’t hard to find them: In June alone, a …

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Christian Bobst

November 15, 2010 – 12:02 pm
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Christian Bobst (b. 1971, Switzerland) originally studied graphic design. During his studies he became interested in documentary photography. Between 1998 and 2010 he has been working for major advertising Agencys in Switzerland  and Germany as …

Harris Polls: Americans Donating Less, Volunteering More

November 9, 2010 – 12:01 pm
Harris Polls-Action Taken pie chart

Last week, Harris Polls published their most recent survey of American donations and volunteer work. They surveyed 2,620 adults across the country and asked questions about what causes are most important to them personally, their …


November 1, 2010 – 2:12 pm

Photographers looking for work and non-profit organizations looking to document their work can find each other on PhotoPhilanthropy.
Founded in 2009, PhotoPhilanthropy is best known for its yearly photography contest. The Photophilanthropy Activist Award honors photographers …


October 25, 2010 – 10:07 am

Appropriate Infrastructure Development Group, or AIDG, is a different kind of NGO. AIDG understands that not every community is created the same way. Many communities are facing similar problems like access to electricity, clean water, …

The Advocacy Project

June 8, 2010 – 1:30 pm
The Advocacy Project

The Advocacy Project (AP) is a nongovernmental organization based in Washington, DC, with a field office in Kampala, Uganda. AP secured non-profit status in July 2001.
Our mission is to produce social change by helping marginalized …