Field Report

Profiles of innovative work


Leaving People Alone

By Alicia Clegg

Survival International helps tribal societies protect their land—and
their way of life—from encroachment and unwelcome development.

Big Blue Volunteers

By Sarah Murray 2

From Mumbai, India, to Mérida, Mexico, IBM employees are applying
their professional skills to a wide range of social challenges.

Back to School

By Cameron Conaway

In Ethiopia, a foundation-led initiative uses accelerated learning techniques to give young people a second chance at an education.

Recipe for Impact

By Sarah Murray 1

Delivering nutritious school lunch fare on a large scale is the social mission—and the business model—of Revolution Foods.

Designed for Support

By Alicia Clegg

Maggie’s Centres, a network of specially built facilities in the United Kingdom, provides cancer patients with a comforting environment.

Source of Opportunity

By Suzie Boss

Sama Group, a social enterprise that connects disadvantaged people with digital work, is expanding its reach to the United States.