social network proves micro loans can have major impact

Jessica Jackley had a simple idea to help her friends in East Africa get ahead -- lend them $25. It may not seem like much to you, but in the developing world where

Published on: April 22nd, 2009 Brian Jackson

Twitterers in 180 global cities unite to raise $500,000 for clean water

See related story and video: E-giving explosion: For many Canadians charity begins online The micro-blogging tool Twitter is often viewed as a one-way broadcasting tool for PR flaks to post press releases and

Published on: February 9th, 2009 Michelle MacLeod