10 Quotes on Social Good: #2030NOW

1. Ben Keesey, CEO of Invisible Children

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

2. Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent,

Representative to the United Nations

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

3. Christina Grimmie, YouTube Artist

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

4. Ian Somerhalder, Actor

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

5. HRH Crown Princess of Norway Mette-Marit

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

6. Jeff Martin, CEO and Founder of Tribal

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

7. Ernesto Arguello, Humanitarian & Entrepreneur

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

8. Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever

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“The world we want is an enormous responsibility.”

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

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

10. Ian Somerhalder, Actor

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“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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