Archives: Purpose Prizes

Paul Tasner

A laid off businessman uses consumer waste to design and manufacture eco-friendly packaging and combat global plastic pollution

David B. Wolf

A former community college president combats equity gaps to improve college access and completion for California students.

Catherine Strachan Lindenberg

Public-health activist and nurse developed an online health-ed resource that promotes self-care, leadership and reduction in high-risk behavior among Central American youth.

Harry Wexler

Psychologist teaches entrepreneurship to people with substance abuse or criminal histories to increase employment potential.

Kathleen Marie Chromicz

Long-time teacher links rural, village students to youth at international schools in Africa, creating partnerships to share learning and innovation.