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If you’ve been following our Twitter and Facebook channels, then you’ll know that Clinton Global was a huge success. Funk again got to say hello to the President (below) after a session opened by the Race4Change video, where a discussion … Continue reading

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Here’s an email I just sent to our Race4Change supporters mailing list. If you want to go on the list, send your email address to us at info@Race4Change.org! Tomorrow (Wednesday) sees the official unveiling of our inspirational video: Race4Change: A … Continue reading

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We’ve just had the screening details for our 2011 Clinton Global Initiative video. The video – Race4Change: A Rally of Thanksgiving – shot and edited by the gifted Funk Factory Films (yes, relation) will be shown during the afternoon session … Continue reading

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His Funkness has just been invited to “A Decade of Difference”: President Clinton’s 65th Birthday Gala and a concert at the Hollywood Bowl, featuring an all-star lineup of the most influential and socially responsible artists in music, film, and television. … Continue reading

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Here’s an image to get a few hearts pounding. Race4Change founder/organiser, Shannon Tobin, Nobel Peace Prize nominee and founder of Kenya’s microfinance champion Jamii Bora, Ingrid Munro, and Barclays Bank Head of Corporate Affairs, Nuru Mugambi in a “Real Change” … Continue reading

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Race4Change is gearing up for this month’s Clinton Global Initiative annual meeting in New York. We’re one of just three organisations chosen to present a video to the demigods of public life and industry that will be gathered at this … Continue reading

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Seth Godin is a bestselling writer, successful marketer and (I believe) emerging philosopher. Seth’s tremendous blog recently asked the question: how do you sell charity? The post gets to the nitty gritty of seeing benefits in donating, and not. Seth … Continue reading

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The worst famine in 60 years continues to devastate huge areas of Africa. Yet, with everything else that is currently gripping the world, the crisis is receiving little media attention. “Too many countries have not woken up to the scale … Continue reading

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Race4change.org is picking up the news pace ahead of Steven’s visit to Africa later this week, and the exciting announcements that will fly around the visit, like Kenyan honey bees around a tub of Ben and Jerry’s. Our first site … Continue reading

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Race4Change microcredit blogger, Matt Smolsky, keeps us up to date with happenings on our co-beneficiary partner Kiva’s website. Can Microfinance Change the World? by Matt Smolsky Does microfinance work? Do those small amounts of money really help people change their … Continue reading

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