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Countdown to GIA

In exactly one month, a new Global Impact Award recipient will be named. Finalist teams have been hard at work all summer as they prepare their deliverables for the final event. Over the next few weeks, we will be profiling


GiftAMeal reaches 1,000 meals with Applebee’s!

St. Louis Applebee’s Locations Reach 1,000 Meals Provided to the Local Community on the GiftAMeal App On May 16th, 31 Greater St. Louis Applebee’s locations joined the GiftAMeal program. In just 7 weeks, over 1,000 meals have been provided to


Time for the Next Bear Cub Cycle! Info Session Dates Announced

We’re excited to kick off our next cycle of the Bear Cub Challenge! We had an incredible last round with some fantastic technologies (see the winners here). Can’t wait to see what this round brings! There will be three info


Six finalists will compete for the $50,000 Global Impact Award

Applications have closed for the 3rd annual Global Impact Award (GIA). Out of 34 applications from across the globe, six finalists were selected last week. The finalists will compete for an award of up to $50,000 in the final event in


The Humble Hustle: WashU team, GiftAMeal, adds to their accolades

It has become quite common to hear the words “GiftAMeal” and “winner” in the same sentence. The GiftAMeal team has been on a roll since launching their social impact startup in 2014. The mobile app (formerly FoodShare), which funds a donated meal