Although this website gave lots of places to search for a hero, I didn't really need it as I remember a speaker at TED who gave me an excellent example of a social innovator.
This person is William Kamkwamba. William is from Dowa, Malawi, and had to stop schooling at age 14 due to lack of funds. Instead of giving up on learning, he decided to start borrowing books from a small community library and read up by himself.
After reading an 8th grade American textbook… Continue