Meet Ashoka Canada's New Storytellers-in-Residence

Ashoka Canada and RECODE head to AshokaU Exchange

It's Finally Here!

Ashoka Canada's 2013-2014 Annual Report hits the internet.

What's it Like to be an Ashoka Intern?

Past Intern and Executive Director of Building Up Marc Soberano tells us his story.

New Interns on board for the summer!

Priyanka and Marie are joining Ashoka Canada for the summer to help us rock social entrepreneurship!
Submitted by Ashoka Canada on Tue, May 12, 2015
Two new fabulous interns are joining the Ashoka Canada team this summer, Priyanka Vasudev and Marie Rougier! Priyanka was born and raised in Toronto and recently moved to Vancouver for university. She is going into the third year of her Bachelor’s of Commerce at the...
Postsecondary institutions in Canada are increasingly recognizing that need to create social innovation spaces and foster changemaking skills in order to better support students. At Ashoka we’ve been creating ecosystems to foster changemaking in Canadian schools since 2012...
Submitted by Jessica Nicksy on Mon, February 16, 2015
Meet Christine McLaren and Erin Millar of Discourse Media Ashoka Canada is pleased to announce the selection of our first Storytellers-in-Residence, a new program supporting Canadian innovators in media. Vancouver-based journalists, Erin Millar and Christine McLaren, will...
Submitted by Jessica Nicksy on Tue, February 10, 2015
Daphne Nederhorst -- an Ashoka fellow, social entrepreneur, and real-world superhero -- has crowdfunded over $10,000 in advance of Sawa World Day 2015 with her globally leading social enterprise, Sawa World. Each dollar raised in the "I Am The Solution" campaign will help...

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Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Fri, May 22, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 05/22/15 Editor's Note: This article was first published on Ashoka's column on Forbes.com. It was written by Eana Chung who works with Ashoka’s Global Fellowship team and coordinated the 2015 Ashoka Silicon Valley Tech Innovation...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Fri, May 22, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 05/22/15 Editor's Note: Adam Lent is European Director of Research and Innovation at Ashoka. His book ‘Small is Powerful: why the era of big business, big government and big culture’ is over is published next year and can be pre-ordered...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Thu, March 26, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/26/15 Editor’s Note: This article was written by Felix Oldenburg (@foldenburg), Director of Ashoka Europe and Germany after the Changemaker Alliance event held in Berlin to welcome 5 new Fellows.Earlier this month 500 changemakers came...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Fri, March 13, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/13/15 Editor's Note: This article was written by Brittany Koteles of AshokaUS and Sachin Malhan of Ashoka Changemakers who will take part in two SXSW sessions To Hell With Good Intentions, Part I and Part II. on...

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December 9, 2014
TORONTO, ON (December 9, 2014) — Dr. Aled Edwards, co-founder and CEO of Structural Genomics Consortium (SGC), has been elected a Senior Ashoka Fellow.  The announcement was made by Ashoka Canada, which is part of a global network striving to shape a world that...
September 4, 2013
TORONTO (September 4th, 2013) – Ashoka Canada is excited to announce the election of Paul Born of Tamarack Institute and Michelle Lem of Community Veterinary Outreach as the two newest members of the Ashoka Fellowship.  These two Canadian social entrepreneurs have been...
February 19, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Ashoka engages Canadian colleges and universities in creating “learning networks” for changeToronto, Ontario - February 19, 2013 - World-class education prepares students to change the world. This bold vision for learning is shared by more and more...

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