World Bicycle Relief wins the 2019 Lipman Family Prize

World Bicycle Relief Wins $250,000 Lipman Family Prize AÇEV and The Global FoodBanking Network Win $50,000 Each Philadelphia, PA – World Bicycle Relief has been named as the winner of the 2019 Barry & Marie Lipman Family Prize. Chosen from more than 100 applicants around the globe, Chicago-based World BicycleRead More

Barry & Marie Lipman Family Prize – 2017 Winner Announced

This article was originally posted in the April 27, 2017 Philadelphia Inquirer and was written by Ronnie Polaneczky Women Against Abuse wins $250,000 Women Against Abuse will use the Lipman Family Prize to save lives It has been nine months since Joyce Quaeay, Megan Short, Mashanda Johnson, and Joseline PerezRead More

Lipman Family Prize Award Ceremony

The Barry and Marie Lipman Family Prize at the University of Pennsylvania is an annual global prize given to one organization that celebrates leadership and innovation in the social sector with an emphasis on impact and transferability of practices. Winners of the Lipman Family Prize are models for the good they achieve as well as for their approach and implementation. The winner of the Prize tackles universal problems in a local setting by offering an approach, model, or innovation that can be adapted to create a positive impact elsewhere around the globe.

2013 Lipman Family Prize Finalists Announced

In its second year, the Lipman Family Prize received applications from 115 organizations dedicated to global causes including disaster recovery, economic development, education, environmental sustainability, gender equality, healthcare, housing, hunger/safe water, and poverty alleviation. The finalists below were chosen after rigorous evaluation by a committee of faculty, students, and staffRead More

2013 Lipman Family Prize Winner

On Wednesday, April 24th The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced the winner of the second annual Barry & Marie Lipman Family Prize – READ Global, an international non-profit bringing together education, enterprise, and community development through libraries that create lasting social change in rural South Asia. Chosen from overRead More