FightTheStroke Has been selected among 65 practices and 11 policies from around the world that help persons with disabilities on the Zero Project Award 2019, celebrating this year the topic of Independent Living and Political Participation. Project Mirrorable Indeed has been awarded as a unique platform that improves the Motor Function in Young People with Cerebral Palsy. Look at the Award ceremony held at United Nations Vienna Here on Zeroproject Facebook Page
Thanks to an expert team on Machine Learning within Microsoft, FightTheStroke He participated in the "Microsoft hackathon 2018" ranking in the second world place in the category "Hack for Good Executive Challenge". A super Thank you to the team that contributed to this new success, to improve the life and independence of young survivors of the stroke: Alessandro Bigi, Antonio Maggio, Elena Terenzi, Jessica Tibaldi, Matteo Pagani, Ricardo Wagner, Roberto D'Angelo and Ricardo Wagner.
We're proud for having being selected as 1 of 12 (of 2,400 + applicants worldwide) by The Global Good Fund In the 5th Annual class of Fellows, in a cohort of 7 women & 5 men representing 9 nationalities who are working to solve complex social problems in 6 different sectors. We're among those fellows who are already driving social change on every continent, with about 75% of our collective impact outside the U.S. From now on we'll embark on a 15-month structured journey of experiential learning to boost our leadership skills, enabling Personal growth, enterprise growth, and social impact.
SOCIAL INNOVATION AND OPEN MEDICINE: A WHOLE PRIMACY ITALIANO .
Ashoka announces the election of Francesca Fedeli As the first Italian Fellow for his project ' Fight The Stroke ', within the ' Making more Health ' programme
In just 12 months Ashoka Italia has been able to catalyze around its target thousands of contacts, from the February launch event in Milan, to the Italian mapping of social innovators, to the visits in the projects of social enterprise on the territory, until the Selection of the first Fellow italiano , Francesca Fedeli , which joins the large array of global fellows, including the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian activist who fights for children's rights. Thanks to Francesca's selection, Ashoka today concludes her phase of "launching" to start to all intents and purposes to operate in Italy.
Life is not a tragedy: it is a comedy. Being alive means having a deep sense of humor. So Osho thought (the real one) and this is also the philosophy of the Association FightTheStroke , on the side of the young survivors of the stroke. This is how this shirt was born, from an idea of Francesca, Federico and Laura and the skilful help of Mattia's graphic artist.
2015 Microsoft Ability Award winner for Community Service: FightTheStroke
It was an honor and privilege to participate to the Microsoft Ability hackathon, getting to know amazing people, further developing our Mirrorable Solution and receiving the Ability Award for Community Service from Satya Nadella. This is representing a very prestigious award for # FightTheStroke, recognizing leadership, advocacy and passion for accessibility and inclusion, at global level.