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eBay's Omidyar works for philanthropy

February 7, 2012

In this USA Today article, veteran tech/business reporter Jon Swartz profiles Pierre and Pam Omidyar, highlighting their multifaceted approach to social impact and their influence on

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'On Omidyar Network: Partner Perspectives', Showcases How ON Supports And Scales The Work Of World-Changing Entrepreneurs

January 31, 2012

In this video, several leaders from our partner organizations share their perspectives on how Omidyar Network has furthered their impact.

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Omidyar Network's Matt Bannick and Landesa's Tim Hanstad and Roy Prosterman to speak on the role of land rights in pro-poor rural development

January 18, 2012

Please join The Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society (PACS) for a discussion with Matt Bannick, Managing Partner at Omidyar Network, Roy Prosterman, Founder and Chairman Emiritus of Landesa, and Tim Hanstad, CEO of Landesa, on the key role of land r

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Motives for investing: Profit or altruism?

January 11, 2012

What makes someone hand over their money to an entrepreneur with a germ of an idea? Is it all about speculating to accumulate - or are some driven for the sake of the greater good?

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Zimbabwe’s SECURICO Wins $100,000 Grand Prize in 2011 Africa Awards For Entrepreneurship

December 8, 2011

Nairobi, December 8, 2011 – Legatum, a private international investment group and Omidyar Network, a philanthropic investment firm, today announced that SECURICO has won the US $100,000 grand prize of the 2011 Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship (

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Omidyar Network Invests In Rêv Worldwide To Extend Innovative Payment Services To Underbanked Individuals

December 3, 2011

Redwood City, Calif., December 5, 2011 – Omidyar Network today announced its investment in Rêv Worldwide, an innovator in payment solutions that address the needs of cash-based consumers and micro-merchants across both mature and developing markets.

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Charitable and Technically Savvy: Philanthropic Leaders in the Digital Age

November 23, 2011

Technology today is transforming the ways that wealthy donors allocate funds and promote causes close to their hearts.

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Omidyar Network Empowers Underbanked With Investment In Financial Services Innovator Mango

November 18, 2011

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., November 18, 2011 – Omidyar Network today announced it has invested in Mango Financial, a leader in providing innovative financial solutions to underbanked individuals in the United States.  The inv

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Aspiring Minds Raises Series A Funding to Foster Labor Inclusion in India

November 7, 2011

New Delhi, November 9, 2011-—Aspiring Minds, India’s largest employability assessment company, announced it has raised Series A funding from Omidyar Network. Jayant Sinha, Partner, Omidyar Network India, will join the Board of Directors.  

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Ten Finalists Named in 2011 Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship

October 31, 2011

Nairobi, November 1, 2011 – Legatum, a private international investment group and Omidyar Network, a philanthropic investment firm, today announced the 10 finalists of the 2011 Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship (www.AfricaAwards.com).

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