Share The Meal is an award-winning app and an initiative of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). WFP is the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger. With just a tap on their smartphones, users can donate as little as 50 cents (the global average cost to feed a child) and feed a child for a day.
Bitae Technologies was co-founded by Shanna Crumley MIA'18 and Gemma Torres-Vives MPA’18 and is a technology platform for refugees and other vulnerable populations to carry their skills and experiences with them in a secure, verified portfolio — essentially a “digital CV” for the 21st century.
The development practice program was exactly what I needed. It provided me with practical skills that I could actually apply to the consulting part of my organization but also broadened my understanding of some of the social issues that we’re teaching the kids.