Individuals Making an Impact | Social Entrepreneurs

Individuals Making an Impact | Social Entrepreneurs

The Charles Koch Foundation supports social entrepreneurs and principled leaders who help others improve their lives.

Everyone has the ability to learn, contribute, and succeed if they have the freedom and opportunity to do so. That’s why, more than 50 years ago, Charles G. Koch began supporting higher education. The Charles Koch Foundation, founded in 1980, continues this work by funding research and education that helps people expand their horizons, develop skills, and help others.

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UNCF/Koch Scholars Program | Empowering Students to Become Entrepreneurs

The UNCF/Koch Scholars study how Principled Entrepreneurship™, innovation, and economic thinking contribute to the well-being of individuals, communities, and society.

01-03-2020 10:33am

At a Small Midwest High School, Shop Class is Reborn

The Cardinal Manufacturing program teaches students skills like welding, machining, and woodworking, as well as accounting and office management. The result is a student-run, profit-sharing fabrication and repair business that has become so successful it now serves as a model for other school systems nationwide.

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12-16-2019 11:53am

Americans believe divisiveness is a problem. Even more think we can solve it.

Hidden Common Ground's “Divisiveness and Collaboration in American Public Life” report, released this month by Public Agenda, found that Americans say we have more that unites us than voices on the extremes suggest.

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11-19-2019 01:28pm

Beyond the Textbook: Junior Achievement’s Real-life Economics Lessons

The Junior Achievement Economics curriculum just got an update, making students see schoolwork through the lens of their own lives.

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