YouthSpark Star of the Week: Marquis Cabrera

Our YouthSpark Star of the Week is Marquis Cabrera, who was recognized by the Case Foundation as one of their Finding Fearless Award Winners last year. We partnered with the Case Foundation for the initiative and sponsored a Microsoft YouthSpark award to recognize a young changemaker. Marquis won the YouthSpark award, so we caught up…


Meet our YouthSpark Changemaker: Marquis Cabrera

Along with REI and the Goldhirsh Foundation we’ve been delighted to support The Case Foundation’s Finding Fearless competition.  The competition has discovered twenty fearless changemakers, with the overall winners being announced on December 5th. In addition to supporting the Finding Fearless competition, we wanted to showcase a young person who is doing incredible work to…


Millennials chat about their generation’s impact

By Yvonne Thomas, Senior Manager, Global Programs, Microsoft Corporate Citizenship & Public Affairs Last week, I had the opportunity to participate in The Millennial Impact Conference (MCON12), a virtual conference designed specifically to help leaders engage the Millennial generation. Sponsored by the Case Foundation, speakers and chats throughout the day covered a variety of topics…