Mal Warwick is the co-author with Paul Polak of The Business Solution to Poverty: Designing Products and Services for Three Billion New Customers
, published September 2013 by Berrett-Koehler Publishers. The Business Solution to Poverty won a Gold Award in the 2014 Axiom Business Book Awards.
Mal is an author, impact investor, and activist who reviews books on this blog and is one of three partners in the One World Futbol Project,
a social enterprise he helped establish in Berkeley, California. One
World Futbol manufactures and distributes a virtually indestructible
soccer ball that never goes flat. The company distributed more than
500,000 balls during its first three years, bringing the joy of play to
over 15 million disadvantaged children in more than 160 countries.
For three decades before that, Mal focused on the nonprofit sector as
an author, consultant, and public speaker on marketing and fundraising
for nonprofit organizations and on the private sector as an advocate for
socially and environmentally responsible business policies and
Mal is the founder and chairman of Mal Warwick Associates | Donordigital (www.malwarwick.com,
Berkeley, CA, and Washington, DC), a fundraising agency specializing in
integrated, multi-channel fundraising and marketing that has served
nonprofit organizations nationwide since 1979. The company is a Founding
B Corporation and is now employee-owned.
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