Ideas That Matter Stories

Ideas That Matter Stories

For 20 years, Sappi has supported social impact work performed by designers. During this global crisis and racial justice movement, we checked in with our Ideas that Matter (ITM) community to see what they were up to. We were overwhelmed — but not surprised — to learn how this community continues to step up.

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826 LA and 826 National Students Use Poetry to Demand Social Justice
In 2015, 826LA and in 2016, 826 National were Ideas that Matter grant recipients. 826 is the largest youth writing network in the country with nine chapters that serve nearly 40,000 under-resourced students ages 6-18 each year. Each chapter has an imaginative storefront that reimagines tutoring as anything but traditional; provides a gateway for meeting families, teachers, and volunteers; and...
Oct 13, 2020 12:30 PM ET