Changemakers are here to tackle the world’s problems head on. They travel the world to help solve issues, but the cost of airfare takes away resources that could be used elsewhere. Through the BLUE CLASS program, ANA can help with their airfare, so more of the Changemakers’ funds go towards their worthy causes. Get to know the Changemakers today – and together, we can make the world a better place.
Elizabeth is working to provide disaster-proof housing in developing countries. Elizabeth’s program builds safe housing, while educating local engineers and builders to equip them with the necessary knowledge and skills.
In developing countries, many homes lack their own toilets, let alone public restrooms. Jack works to provide toilets for homes and public areas to improve the quality of life in developing countries.
Shivani and her team built a new system to measure credit scores using mobile phones, allowing for immediate loans in small amounts around the globe. Even without a credit card, customers can finance their businesses.
To educate and mold the next generation of Changemakers of Japan, Ashoka Japan provides the necessary environment for young minds to experiment and learn. They also work to connect role models and resources with companies who wish to contribute to social change.
Endeavor selects, mentors and, in some instances, invests in entrepreneurs who can impact local economies - entrepreneurs ‘who work to change the way the world works.’