Issue 132 - 02 | Social Drive: How You Can Create Positive Change, Right Now

By Paul Shoemaker
Published Aug. 5, 2015 11:00 a.m.
“I don’t want to do anything to deter anyone from believing there is power in the group, in the network. But it also seems like there is a lot of rhetoric the last few years against the power of one person, against ‘hero worship.’ Don’t get me wrong—I’m not a fan of false, egotistical, self-centered ‘heroes’ either. But I do believe that the positive social impact one person can create has never been clearer, stronger, and more urgent. Let me explain… ”

About Paul Shoemaker | If you’re out to change the world, author Paul Shoemaker is there to connect you to the people, ideas, and organizations that matter. Shoemaker is the Founding President of Social Venture Partners International—a global network of thousands of social innovators, entrepreneurs, philanthropists,and business and community leaders that fund and support social change agents in nearly 40 cities and 8 countries. In 2011 and 2012, Shoemaker was named one of the “Top 50 Most Influential People in the Nonprofit Sector” by The NonProfit Times, and in 2013, was named “Philanthropist of the Year” by Future in Review.

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