Be Happy, Damnit: Educating Children
Karen Salmansohn shares the to-be word of the day: to be generous and features Robert Tolmac, the head of the website Changing the Present, a non-profit website that makes giving accessible and easy. Kyle Zimmer from Firstbook, explains her organization that places the first book in the hands of impoverished children. Cynthia Kirkpatrick, founder of Sister Power Resource Center for Girls, shares the benefits to her students from firstbook. Susan Davis from Ashoka and David Bornstien, author of How to Change the World: Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas, share the importance of social entrepreneurship in today's world. Dr. Charlotte Cole, with Sesame Workshop and Jill Golden speak about the international work they do to educate all over the world.