Fast Company asked CEOs across industries—social good, sexual health, beauty, tech, and more—about their expectations for 2017, from challenges they may face to how the election outcome might help affect change. Here’s what they had to say:
Charles Best, founder and CEO of education nonprofit DonorsChoose:
“The world of crowdfunding will distinguish between sites where project creators are supported by strangers, and sites that primarily enable a project creator to hit up their friends and family. Only a few sites comprise the first category, among them Kickstarter, Kiva, Global Giving, Watsi, and DonorsChoose.org—all sites that have developed communities of backers/donors looking to discover compelling projects created by people they don’t know..."