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Hahn Memorial Foundation Logging Pennsylvania Families

The Hahn Logging Foundation

September 5, 2019 |

Humanitarian Social Innovations is pleased to be the home for a this new organization. We welcome The Hahn Logging Foundation. Hahn Logging Foundation is a Pennsylvania-based organization that provides financial assistance to families who have lost their breadwinner or have had their breadwinner become disabled due to an accident from…

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Allentown United Football Club Creates Opportunities for Youths

March 14, 2019 |

Humanitarian Social Innovations is proud to welcome Allentown United Football Club to our community of social entrepreneurs. Avid soccer player Emmanuel Ntow-Mensah discovered a critical flaw in soccer culture: there are numerous opportunities for elementary through high school students to play, but once players graduate, their chances of staying involved…

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The Lighthouse Operation

March 12, 2019 |

Humanitarian Social Innovations is proud to welcome The Lighthouse Operation to our community of social entrepreneurs. Each year, millions of young men and women suffer through sex trafficking. While the U.S. Department of State notes that approximately half of these victims are male, as of 2008 there were only two…

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HSI Welcomes West Gem Development Trust

February 12, 2019 |

Humanitarian Social Innovations is excited to introduce the West Gem Development Trust to our community of social entrepreneurs. Building hope and prosperity for underprivileged communities in Kenya is at the heart of the West Gem Development Trust’s (WGDT) mission. The nonprofit uses agriculture, infrastructure, education and other methods to generate…

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Baa Foundation Cataract Surgery India

The Baa Foundation: A Legacy of Service in Rural India

February 5, 2019 |

Humanitarian Social Innovations’ new program is impacting hundreds in rural India. Aiding India The Baa Foundation is an organization based in Pennsylvania that provides free health-care services and education to children and at-risk adults in a rural Indian village. They also inform people about sanitation and healthy, sustainable living through…

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Arenam Project Kenya

Introducing: The Arenam Project

November 20, 2018 |

The Arenam Project joins Humanitarian Social Innovations’ network of social entrepreneurs. A Model for Sustainable Agriculture The Arenam Project is a program that provides access to freshwater to smallholding Kenyan farmers. It will use sand dam technology, which will allow farmers to collect and store runoff water during rainfall. Praveen Joseph…

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Action Hope Malawi

Action Hope Malawi-Defending the Vulnerable

November 8, 2018 |

Join Humanitarian Social Innovations in welcoming Action Hope Malawi to our community of social entrepreneurs. Action Hope Malawi is an organization in Zomba, Malawi. Its mission is to defend and protect vulnerable groups so they can reach their full potential. It helps these groups by advocating for improved service delivery…

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StayWhole Foundation mental health

StayWhole Foundation: #BeKindToYoself

November 6, 2018 |

Humanitarian Social Innovations is proud to introduce a new organization to our community of social entrepreneurs: StayWhole Foundation. [ezcol_2fifth][/ezcol_2fifth] [ezcol_3fifth_end] Mental Health Awareness StayWhole Foundation is a Florida State non-profit that focuses on spreading mental health awareness to communities and student-athletes. The foundation focuses on teaching people how to manage…

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Human Development International Kenya

Human Development International, Kenya

October 23, 2018 |

Humanitarian Social Innovations is proud to welcome a new organization, Human Development International, to our program community. Empowering Farmers in Kenya Human Development International is an organization based in Nairobi, Kenya whose vision is to economically empower Kenya through agricultural development. The program was founded by Philip Wambua Ngonde and…

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Instrumental Peace at End of Life

October 16, 2018 |

Humanitarian Social Innovations is proud to welcome a new organization, Instrumental Peace, to our program community. Mining Memories Through Music Instrumental Peace (IP) is a grassroots organization in Pennsylvania that uses music and storytelling to comfort those dealing with a life-altering condition. Music activates memories, fosters meaning and purpose, inspires…

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Allentown United Football Club

March 22, 2019-“United Premier Soccer League Announces Pennsylvania Expansion with Allentown United Football Club”


Writing Wrongs

August 13, 2018-“Intensive 2-Day Workshop to Challenge College Students to Produce an Awareness-Raising Book on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault”

September 1, 2016 – “Student Journalists Illuminate Issue of Addiction at Easy Does It”

Bringing Up A Bookworm

July 30, 2018 – “2018 Freedom Through Literacy Award Winners Announced”

Reading Entrepreneurs’ Connection

June 4, 2018 – “Reading’s Entrepreneurs’ Connection Announces Kauffman FastTrac® Entrepreneur Training Program”

We Need Books

February 8, 2018 – “Local Nonprofit Partners with Greek Nonprofit to Aid Refugees”

MELTDOWN: Based on True Events

November 22, 2017 – “JML Films LLC has partnered with EUE/Sokolow to develop a TV limited series based on true events about the 1979 nuclear meltdown at Three Mile Island.”

July 6, 2017 – “Humanitarian Social Innovations Sponsors Movie on Lasting Impact of Three Mile Island Disaster”

Bethlehem Women of Excellence

November 13, 2017 – “Organizations Collaborate to Assist Area Poor”

Overcoming Odds

May 1, 2017 – “I Am on a Mission to Revolutionize the Adoption Process”

Great Girls Scholarship

April 11, 2017 – “Humanitarian Social Innovations Partners With Scholarship Program”


La Befana and Friends

"Madison native writes book to inspire small acts of kindness."

Fox 61, January 7, 2021, interview by Audrey Kuchen

Y.E.A.H. Philly

"This successful Black-led org couldn't get a loan that wasn't predatory. Philanthropy needs to step up."

Generocity, November 17, 2020, by Sarah Martinez-Helfman

Mountain Bike Afghanistan

"These Afghan Women are Defying the Patriarchy--On Bikes"

Bicycling, October 12, 2020, by Farid Noori

“Young Afghans Look to Mountain Biking as a Means to Transcend Conflict”
The Diplomat, November 5, 2019, by Ian J. Lynch

“Farid Noori, Mountain Bike Afghanistan”
iamtedking Podcast, July 2018

“Student Hopes to Represent Afghanistan at 2020 Olympics
Middlebury College Online Newsroom, May 15, 2018

“Farid Noori ’18 Looks to Blaze a Trail with Mountain Biking”
Middlebury Campus Newspaper, March 14, 2018

Bringing Up a Bookworm

“Nonprofit Kindled by Teacher’s Fervor for Early Reading”
Reading Eagle, April 27, 2018

Overcoming Odds

“He was a Russian orphan. Now he’s a podcast host changing lives.”
The American Statesman, June, 2018

Humanitarian Social Innovations

“The Business of Making a Better World”
Gettysburg: Our College’s Magazine, Winter 2016