IMPROVE YOUR COMMUNITY AND IMPACT THE WORLD WITH DOx

DOx brings together diverse DOers from all around the world to bring about real change in their communities. United in our desire to take on the toughest challenges facing our societies on the local level, the DO School has launched six inaugural DOx hubs with intention of launching many more. Help shape our global movement by either joining an existing hub or founding your own. 

MEET OUR DOx FOUNDERS:

DOx NAIROBI

DOx Nairobi’s mission is to harness the energy, creativity and talent of young people to create social change through media, arts, and entertainment. 

Founder: Mike Mulure

Mike is a filmmaker, musician and a social entrepreneur who runs an independent media production company called Blackboy Media – a media training and mentorship program that targets youth from disadvantaged backgrounds.

DOx NEW DEHLI

DOx Dehli’s mission is to mobilize everyday people to make positive change on hyperlocal issues like safety, women’s health, and pollution.
 

Founder: Swarima Bhattacharya
Swarnima is an-award winning entrepreneur and women’s health advocate. Based in New Dehli, Swarnima curated India’s first women’s health festival and founded TheaCare, a women’s health companion.

DOx HONG KONG

DOx Hong Kong’s mission is to bring together tech entrepreneurs and social policy experts to leverage their respective expertises and create tech-based solutions to social challenges.  

Founder: Desh Dwivedi
Desh is founder of a well funded ed-tech startup ‘Precisely’  and has been working in in the startup space for the last 4 years.  Desh has also led a successful e-commerce startup before and currently sits on the board of a thriving non-profit organisation called the Maslow Initiative Foundation.

DOx KARACHI

DOx Karachi’s mission is to better the lives of women and youth by using emerging tech (like AI, blockchain, or VR) to solve local challenges.
 

Founder: Saba Khalid
Saba is an award-winning social entrepreneur, journalist, filmmaker and blogger. Based in Karachi, she founded Aurat Raaj – an AI-based chatbot which has empowered women across urban and rural Pakistan.

DOx MANILA

DOx Manila’s mission is to foster DOing through human engagements and support groups – turning interested community members into highly-motivated DOers.

Founder: Audrey Tangonan
Audrey is the Founder and Managing Director of Sinaya Cup, the first menstrual cup brand in the Philippines which provides menstrual and empowerment education programs for public high school students. Based in Manila, she is an advocate of sustainability and coaching for purpose-driven initiatives

DOx FREETOWN

DOx Freetown’s mission is to empower women and other groups – especially in rural  communities – to build sustainable and vibrant businesses and communities. 

Founder: Mohamed Salia
Mohamed is the founder and Managing Director of SEED (Supporting Entrepreneurship and Economic Development) based in Freetown. SEED is an organization which empowers women and youths through microfinance and capacity building training in business skills. 

WHY DOx:

Shape a
movement

Become part of a global movement of like-minded DOers committed to using entreprenurial action as a force for good

Equip yourself

to succeed

Harness the unique DO School method, mindsets, programs, and materials to become effective at turning ideas into action.

Leverage our

global network

Increase your reach and impact by forging valuable relationships – creating new opportunities by accessing our global network and communication channels.

Become a Purposeful DOer

DOers are those whom act quickly to confront the extraordinary challenges facing the world. DOers are not afraid of change; they embrace it. They align passion with purpose and are effective at turning ideas into action. DOing thrives on community, and DOers achieve greatest impact when they collaborate with each other across cultures, race, and social status – measuring their success by the benefit derived by others.

WHY THE DO SCHOOL?

The DO School is a global organisation that champions a purposeful economy – the economy of tomorrow that is sustainable, innovative, and uses business to do good. We’re powered by a community of DOers, innovators, and experts from 100+ countries. Through our unique methodology, we support businesses to transform with purpose: To turn co-created ideas into action, equip people to lead and build movement, and create real change.

DOers globally

Countries

Million lives impacted

Innovative solutions created

DOx IN ACTION

Here are a few of the activities DOx Hubs take part in:

DO DAY 

DO DAY 2019 – SHE WINS. WE WIN. CO-CREATE SOLUTIONS TO ELEVATE WOMEN.

DO DAY – THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF DOING

DOx Hubs are critical drivers of our annual DO Day – The International Day of DOing. Purposeful DOers from around the world come together to co-create tangible solutions to an important global issue in just one day.

The DOx Hubs unite their larger community to come together by sharing their expertise and vision for the future

The next DO Day on the 18th of October is dedicated to elevating women and communities around the world. While real progress has been made in advancing women’s sexual health rights, getting more and more women in elected office, and countless other inspiring wins, there is still so much to do. It’s time to act now and act together. Join a DO Day event to tackle an important women’s issue in your community.

COMMUNITY BUILDING

DOING THRIVES ON COMMUNITY. WITH DOX, YOU’LL BECOME PART OF A GROUP OF INSPIRING DOERS IN YOUR OWN COMMUNITY.

DOx Hubs are a place for nurturing and growing a community of diverse people with different skills and experiences, but who are united in their drive to make their community a better place by turning ideas into action.

Your DOx Hub will host a wide range of community events such as expert talks, pitch nights, film screenings, product launches, networking events, workshops, field trips, book clubs, and more. As a hub member, you’ll have the opportunity to host whatever event is relevant to your community. Through DOx, our global network is at your fingertips with access to our communication channels.

This includes Slack workspaces and being featured in our newsletters and social media channels – giving you and your hub’s work a global spotlight.

Here’s an example of a recent DO School Community Event:

Challenge/Topic: Stopping violence against women

Event type: Documentary Screening; Panel Discussion; Co-Creation Session

Number of attendees: 35

Time invested: 3-hour event, 4 hours of planning and invitations, 1 hour of set up

CO-CREATION

DOX GIVES YOU THE TOOLS AND NETWORK TO CO-CREATE REAL IMPACT

Do you need ideas to help your venture reach the right people? Is traffic congestion grinding your city to a halt? Are your streets flooded with plastic waste? Is the homeless community in your city lacking proper shelter? Is your medtech startup struggling to find its market fit?

We believe that in a very short amount of time you can develop powerful ideas and strategies to implement them. DO School co-creation sessions are an incredible way to develop new ideas and solutions to a problem in a collaborative way, quickly.

Each hub is equipped with facilitators who know the award-winning DO School method and are able run co-creation sessions – supporting you in developing ideas and prototypes that tackle issues important to your community.

LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT

DOX IS YOUR CATALYST TO LEARN NEW SKILLS, SHARPEN EXISTING ONES, AND BRING YOUR WORK TO THE NEXT LEVEL.

Want to brush up on innovation skills? Need help in pitching your venture to investors? Looking to gain a better understanding of hot topics like circularity, the future of work, and tech for good?

As a member of DOx, The DO School’s extensive curriculum and expertise are at your fingertips (either in-person or online):

  • -Masterclasses with senior leaders and experts from our network of partners.
  • -Innovation and development workshops with DO School Facilitators to teach you The DO School’s unique tools, skills, and mindsets.
  • -1-on-1 mentorship programs with The DO School team and experts.

MEET THE COMMUNITY

LEAD YOUR OWN DOX HUB

Make an impact and become a leader in your community with DOx while collaborating and challenging fellow DOers from around the world.

BERLIN. HAMBURG. HONG KONG. NEW YORK.

The DO School Innovation Lab GmbH

Novalisstraße 12, 10115 Berlin, Germany

Tel: +49 (0)30 847 11 88-0

E-Mail: info@thedoschool.org

Website: www.thedoschool.com