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More on my new favorite word – philanthroteen!

By on March 6, 2011

I won’t say I am a trendsetter…but  I will say that I’m thrilled to see the discussion continue about the next generation of philanthropists stepping up to help change the world!

The article below, from USA Today’s “Media Planet” insert, expands on the idea that teens in the U.S. can and are having a greater and greater impact on global giving.

Initiatives like the UN Foundation’s Girl Up campaign are making it easier for American girls channel their energy and compassion to raise awareness and funds for United Nations programs that help girls in developing countries.  And to think that all of this is possibly only because of advances made in online and mobile technology in just the last few years…read the article — and I’d love to know what role you think the World Wide Web has had in the rise of teen philanthropy!



Aaron Sherinian
Washington, DC

I am a Communicator, Dad and Global PR guy who is inspired by the fascinating people in my life. I love the challenges that a new world of communications means for those of us who work across borders and time zones to try and create powerful conversations that will make the world a better place.