10 Quotes on Social Good: #2030NOW

1. Ben Keesey, CEO of Invisible Children


“Don’t take for granted that people care.”

2. Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent,

Representative to the United Nations


“Citizens have the capacity, as they did with Darfur, to put an issue on the map.”

3. Christina Grimmie, YouTube Artist


“If you can’t find what’s unique people aren’t going to listen.”

4. Ian Somerhalder, Actor


“Social media is changing the world, and we’re all here witnessing it.”

5. HRH Crown Princess of Norway Mette-Marit


“Young people want to be involved and really want to have their voice heard.”

6. Jeff Martin, CEO and Founder of Tribal


“Young people need to be asked what matters, not told what matters.”

7. Ernesto Arguello, Humanitarian & Entrepreneur


“We all have different inspirations, but one goal: a better world.”

8. Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever


“The world we want is an enormous responsibility.”

9. Bryn Mooser, Co-founder of RYOT.org


“There are things that people can do in the world — sometimes as simple as sending a tweet of support.”

10. Ian Somerhalder, Actor


“Millenials don’t just want to read the news anymore. They want to know what they can do about it.”

Image courtesy of Human Rights Campaign; composite by Mashable

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