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With a dash of entrepreneurship and a sprinkle of activism, celebrity chef Michel Nischan, a NationSwell council member, has devoted his life to bringing healthy food to the poorest Americans.
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San Franciscan Rey Faustino knows how hard it can be for low-income residents to navigate the complicated web of charities and assistance available to them. He founded the tech-driven One Degree to fix that.
For documentary producer Xan Parker, a NationSwell council member, telling real people’s stories of struggles and success isn’t a job. It’s a calling.
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It began as an art-school thesis that depicted a fictional streetcar route between border cities. Now, that once far-fetched concept could become reality.
Through her work with the Bob Woodruff Foundation, NationSwell council member Anne Marie Dougherty knows that the best way to lift up returning service members is by building enduring connections among them.
Stargate Theatre pays at-risk youth to script and stage performance pieces. Their aim: to reduce recidivism, teach literacy and provide work experience that looks far better on a CV than jail time.