The World We Want Foundation promotes and supports Young Global Citizens making positive social change in their communities and around the world.
We believe that Young Global Citizens have the passion, talent, determination, and power to create positive social change when given the resources to help them address societal and environmental challenges.
To support these young agents of change, we
We partner with nonprofit educational, charitable, community or faith-based organizations, including public and private schools, youth organizations and clubs, civil society organizations, and other foundations who are devoted to youth development and leadership.
Teams of Young Global Citizens generate and conduct Social Action Projects and are guided by Mentors affiliated with Partner Organizations. This is the community on the ground working with the teams to help them conduct and implement their Social Action Projects.
A Social Action Project is an organized, comprehensive, step-by-step strategy for addressing a societal problem or challenge.
The World We Want Foundation provides a meaningful and relevant framework:
A Team of Young Global Citizens will:
The Story of Social Impact is the description and documentation of the creation, conduct, and outcome of a Social Action Project in a "digital portfolio" – any combination of compelling videos, slideshows, PowerPoint presentations, descriptive text, final reports, charts, graphs, photos, drawings, or other visual media.
By following this project-based service learning format and conducting a Social Action Project, guided by informed teachers or mentors, Young Global Citizens acquire:
The first crowdfunding platform devoted solely to youth conducting social action projects---using technology for good to support youth through project based service learning and sharing their Stories of Social Impact with the global community!