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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


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



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