Social Innovation Business Plans from San Diego Students Solve Global Issues – from Off-Grid Water to Customized Latrines for the Disabled

Social Innovation Business Plans from San Diego Students Solve Global Issues - from Off-Grid Water to Customized Latrines for the Disabled
May 8, 2015 (PRWEB) May 08, 2015 A proposal for an off-grid water purification system to sustain small communities with drinking water during disasters and emergencies was the big winner in the University of San Diego’s fifth annual Social Innovation Challenge. The H2gO team from the University of San Diego was awarded $ 17,000 ...

Disabled Veterans National Foundation Praises New Initiative to Teach Civilian Skills to Service Members Before Transition

WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 The Disabled Veterans National Foundation (http://www.dvnf.org), a nonprofit veterans service organization that provides critically needed support to disabled and at-risk veterans who leave the military wounded—physically or psychologically—after defending our safety and our freedom, is praising a new pilot initiative to teach civilian skills to service members prior to ...

Tipa Update: New “Able” Accounts Available for Disabled

Tipa Update: New
Sterling Heights, Michigan (PRWEB) January 06, 2015 On December 19, 2014 President Obama signed the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014 (“TIPA” or “the Act”) into law, which included a tax-advantaged savings program for persons with disabilities. The program, known as the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act of 2014, provides for the following: ...