Global Activism: Student Startups

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 @ 3:00pm – 9:30pm

Event Info

Venue

Lincoln Hall

2424 N Lincoln Ave

Chicago, 

IL  

60614

Presenter

Chicago Public Media, Inc.

One of the biggest trends in service work is students starting their own non-profit organizations and following their passion to make a positive impact. Join Jerome McDonnell and Worldview for an exploration of some of these groups, the work they do and the models they use. We’ll host discussions, meet the activists and maybe inspire you to get involved.

Confirmed attendees include:

Asha for Education

Basic Transfer

GirlFORWARD

Global Emergency Care Collaborative

ishi Vest

It Can Be Done!

Light & Leadership Initiative

Meal Sharing

Pangea Educational Development

Rainforest Rescue Coalition

Working Bikes

 

Following the meetup portion of the evening, Jerome will host a panel discussion about these organizations featuring experts Andrew Bauer (Pangea Educational Development), Tricia Martinez (Basic Transfer) and Jason Savsani (Meal Sharing).

After the panel, we'll celebrate with performances by local musical acts Kate Quinby and Radiant Devices.

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Activist Meetups
7:00 pm - 7:45 pm | Worldview Panel
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm | Concert

FREE TO THE PUBLIC!

 

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