06/10/2015
April 25th 2015  As we rocked our class the biggest earthquake in 80 years rocked Nepal. Our volunteer efforts were refocused from here on out until we left Nepal.  VIN (Volunteers... read more
Nepalese women with diplomas
06/03/2015
Nothing like a natural disaster to shake things up.  Hi everyone, Jade here. If you frequent the evox site you know that I was in Nepal volunteering during the earthquake. I believe the theme... read more
World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms
05/20/2015
So here’s the dream, whether you’re right out of school looking for a gap year adventure (I know gap years haven’t really ever taken off in the U.S. but you know—a time to explore the world before... read more
adult and child bare feet on wet rock
05/06/2015
There’s a particular type of giving and service I like to point out whenever I find it—I refer to it as “no skin off my ass” giving. These are the actions that don’t interfere with your everyday... read more
Nepalese prayer flags
04/28/2015
evox has a friend and former co-worker, Jade, who just a couple weeks ago jumped on a plane with her best girlfriend to jet from the San Francisco Bay Area to Kathmandu, Nepal. These two young,... read more
moss-covered rainforest trees
04/22/2015
There are so many ways and avenues to finding a connection with the world and celebrate EVERY day as Earth Day. The fact that the internationally recognized celebration of Earth Day is today, April... read more
man on wall enjoying long view of city below
04/19/2015
If you’re looking for a way to honor the planet and all the things living on it for Earth Day (April 22, though, doncha kinda feel like every day is Earth Day?), the Sierra Club has a whole... read more
04/14/2015
If you thought animal testing was a thing of the past, well, think again! We caught up with Santosh Krinsky, Owner of Beauty Without Cruelty (BWC), who shared with us his values and passions as a... read more
04/09/2015
Motivational speaker Les Brown gives a powerful talk on how each and every one us can 'make a difference' in changing this world for the better.

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colorful Mardi Gras masks on retail shelf
02/17/2015
Laissez les bon temps rouler,…or "Let the Good Times Roll" is the battle cry from the sidewalks (and gutters) of New Orleans’ Bourbon Street today to celebrate Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday. What has... read more
V-Day logo in pink and red
02/04/2015
My mother was completely over the moon for Eve Ensler and The Vagina Monologues. I took her to see the show in New York when it was still a relatively young project, and she left the theatre lobby... read more
coffee mug with Homeboy Industries logo
01/23/2015
Are you familiar with Homeboy Industries? The organization is well known in Los Angeles but has developed a national profile for their innovative work serving high-risk, formerly gang-involved... read more
01/14/2015
Like most people, I was horrified at the events in Paris this past week. Paris is a city I love deeply and I have friends, there. The attacks on the Charlie Hebdo offices and the Jewish kosher... read more
Taylor Swift at performance in gold dress
01/14/2015
DoSomething.org, one of the world’s largest organizations for young people and social change, has has filtered through the lofty intentions and photo ops of celebrities involved in charitable causes... read more
Willow for Igniting Change bracelet made from land mines and bullets
12/31/2014
"Willow for Igniting Change," read the package that contained my Christmas gift from my friend in Australia. Inside was an infinity knot made from metal and fashioned into a bracelet with elastic... read more
sepia-toned Wonder Woman with logo
12/24/2014
by Christopher Zumski Finke, YES! Magazine All these things are true about Wonder Woman: She is a national treasure that the Smithsonian Institution named among its 101 Objects that... read more
Giving Tuesday logo on red background
11/30/2014
Black Friday Super Sale (and small business) Saturday Cyber Monday They are all just prelude to the important one, December 2, Giving Tuesday. Tuesday, take a step back from the... read more
white toothbrush on vivid red background
11/18/2014
Actor/activist/Friend of evoxTelevision and star of our show On Begley Street, Ed Begley, Jr has a new Public Service Announcement about fluoride and its addition to our drinking water It’s a... read more

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