One of the driving forces of the world’s hunger is not the lack of food, but the abundance food waste that happens every single day. Approximately 15-30% of food in emerging economies is wasted. Each year billions of pounds of food go to waste, while 1 in 4 people are malnourished.
Nick Melefsky, a Program Associate at the CASH Campaign of Maryland, has worked first-hand with the MyBudgetCoach® (MyBC) platform since it introduced statewide in Maryland in 2014. Beyond his role in financial education and development, and maintaining the Campaign’s online presence, Nick also runs the CASH Campaign of Maryland’s Financial Coaching program and works with the MyBC platform daily In celebration of the start of Communally, Nick told us more on what it is like to work with our technology first-hand, every day.
Becoming Communally, the Antipoverty Technology Company!
Dear Friend, We are excited to introduce ourselves today by our new name: Communally, The Antipoverty Technology Company! Though our name has evolved, our mission remains the same: Defeat Poverty.
We began over 25 years ago as a public...
President Josiah “Jed” Bartlett, who may be considered America’s favorite president by both sides of the aisle today, once said “That’s the problem with the American dream. It makes everyone concerned for the day they’re going to be rich.”
Good afternoon, Chairwoman Reynolds Brown and other members of City Council’s Environment Committee. My name is Chris Jacobs and I am CEO of Solutions for Progress (SfP). As a member of the Sustainable Business Network, SfP strongly supports Council Bill Nos. 160132 and 160133 which together reduce the tax burden for new sustainable businesses and increase the Sustainable Business Credit.