Solar Conduction Dryer provides solar-powered food dehydrators to rural farmers to curb food spoilage and generate additional income from preserved produce.
Foot Soldiers works to reduce rubber tire pollution by recycling disposed tires into handcrafted rubber shoes given to low-income rural people.
Good Benefits helps companies streamline corporate giving programs by enabling employees to make payroll contributions over time to tax-exempt “micro-foundation” accounts.
Semka is developing a device that allows doctors to perform low cost, non-invasive tumor biopsies through blood extraction to target metastatic cells.
The Sunride platform enables ordinary people to team up, organize, and build sustainable community solar panels together in urban areas.
AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD ($1,000)
OUTSTANDING INNOVATION AWARD ($5,000)
START SOMETHING THAT MATTERS FELLOWS
The prizes for SSTM Fellows will vary depending on the scope and scale of each project. SSTM Fellows will receive an official email during the week of May 20th, 2013 with further details.
St. Louis MetroMarket
Umbrellas for Water
Crescent City Connections
Nossa Cidade (Our Town)
Food Recovery Network
See Beneath’s Aiko and Egor
Doctor on Call
Kenya Community Childcare
Atados – Joining Good People
Algae for Aid