Ashoka and Skoll Foundations fund inspirational social entrepreneurs and cutting edge leaders changing the world in positive ways.

TED offers intriguing talks on ideas worth spreading in the areas of technology, education and design.

Room to Read is a highly effective international literacy non-profit operated and expanding like a corporation, by a former Microsoft executive who had a life-changing trek in Nepal.

Coursera and edX offer free online classes from top universities or MOOC's (massive open online courses).


Evolving Wisdom offers virtual online courses on personal growth topics for a changing world.


Solar City is America's largest solar power provider to homeowners, businesses, schools, non-profits and government organizations at a lower cost than they pay for energy generated by burning fossil fuels like coal, oil and natural gas.

Geostellar is another company working to make solar power energy accessible, affordable and plentiful.

Inspiration Green is a visually beautiful and inspired website for learning about living in harmony with the environment.

Amy Poehler's Smart Girls, is dedicated to providing a healthy alternative to so much that is being marketed to young people on the internet.  Their motto is: Change the World by Being Yourself.

Foundation Training, founded by chiropractor and athlete, Dr. Eric Goodman, to rehabilitate his own ruined back, offers free videos to learn life-changing optimal movement for back pain which can be integrated into daily life and enhances any physical activities including athletics and yoga practice.

Vani Hari, aka Foodbabe, and Dr. Joshua Axe provide food consumer education and advocacy, tons of natural health resources, including recipes and natural remedies, food industry information, all in an uplifting and empowering manner.

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