Category Archive for: Single Stop in the News

Students Shouldn’t Have to Choose Between Books and Food

Senior Program Officer, Clare Cady, writes in The Chronicle of Higher Education “Students Shouldn’t Have to Choose Between Books and Food” Still, many argue that being a student is supposed to be hard. They point out that they themselves struggled and sacrificed in college, and that what we’re seeing now is whiny entitlement and not…

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Half of Community College Students Confront Mental Health Conditions

1 in 2 students surveyed in new study reveal current or recent mental health challenges The Wisconsin HOPE Lab, in collaboration with Single Stop, The Healthy Minds Study, and the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT), announced the release of Too Distressed to Learn?, a new research report that assesses mental health among community college students. Authors Daniel Eisenberg, Sara Goldrick-Rab,…

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New Study Shines Light on Student Hunger & Homelessness

The Wisconsin HOPE Lab, in collaboration with Single Stop, the Healthy Minds Study, and the Association of Community College Trustees announce the release of a new research report that assesses food and housing insecurity among community college students. Read Hungry To Learn Authors Sara Goldrick-Rab, Katharine M. Broton, and Daniel Eisenberg surveyed more than 4,000 students at 10 community colleges in California, Louisiana,…

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GreenLight Fund in Philly Inquirer

GreenLight Fund takes a venture capitalist approach to philanthropy, providing seed money to organizations and ideas with the potential to make incredible social impact. We’re proud to partner with GreenLight Fund, and be a part of such an innovative form of philanthropy. Read more on GreenLight Fund in the Philly Inquirer, here.

CEO Mason Named “New Yorker of the Week”

Each week, NY1 News airs a 2-minute segment on an inspirational person who is making a positive impact in the New York area. This segment is called “New Yorker of the Week.” Following an anonymous nomination, NY1 has selected Elisabeth to be the “New Yorker of the Week” for the week of August 9th. She…

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Partner Springfield Tech Levels the Playing Field for Students in Need

When Single Stop Partner, Springfield Tech Community College, saw students dropping out for financial reasons, they ramped up initiatives to level the playing field. Transforming knowledge into opportunity. To see the full story click here.

National nonprofit Single Stop makes Baton Rouge its Gulf Coast home base

Single Stop’s work in the Gulf was featured in the Greater Baton Rouge Business Report. Click here to read the full article.

Meet the Harlem Native Who Is on a Mission to End Poverty in America

Single Stop named Most Innovative Company for Social Good!

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New York Times honors Single Stop as “Big Idea in Social Change”

New York Times writer, Tina Rosenberg, honors Single Stop in her “Big Ideas in Social Change, 2014”. In the article she rounds up several organizations taking non-obvious approaches to improving big social problems.   Read The full article here!  

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