Musher's view of sled dogs out on the line, ready to pull
01/09/2018
As I recount my incredible adventure across Canada from the far North, I realize that every hamlet we stopped in had so many interesting elements. Igloolik is no exception. Here are the top 5 most... read more
Close of of elder person's hands holding a child's hands on white table.
01/03/2018
Time Marches... Not long before he died, I sat in hospital with my grandfather, keeping him company as he waited, gowned and gaunt, for whatever the doctors might do. Before I left, he pointed me... read more
Bright yellow sign says OPEN in door of business
12/28/2017
There are numerous people who have a dream of starting a company. Starting a successful company from nothing, however, is never easy. There are many different areas that you have to work on before... read more
blue homemade charity contribution box with "DONATE" printed on side
12/24/2017
Debt-Free for the Holiday While you are reining in your end-of-year spending, one place you ideally won’t have to cut back is in your charitable giving and donations. The vast majority of non-... read more
Many hands surround stick figure drawing of friends holding hands
12/17/2017
In the new connection economy, community is an invaluable asset. When people identify with a particular set of motivating ideas, those inclinations can easily be targeted to encourage behavior with... read more
A father and son sing together while playing guitar
12/13/2017
Sound of Silence To make sense of human voices, we rely on senses beyond hearing. The songs of Taylor Swift can be sweet and soft. Lady Gaga’s singing feels dark. Johnny Cash’s voice was low and... read more
Group of adults on a run through a tree-lined street
11/30/2017
Running. It’s a solitary activity. A sport for one. And yet, many running groups exist in communities around the globe. Some of these runners gather together just for the joy of being outdoors and... read more
silhouette of man, arms outstretched, in front of vivid sunset sky
11/23/2017
Here at evox, we are profoundly aware of the connection we feel to you, our audience…our family. It may occasionally seem lofty, and we may often feel like we fall short, but we are truly here to... read more
Squamish and Lil'wat Nation dancers
11/22/2017
First Nations Do you ever have that feeling of embarrassment when you realize that you have been completely ignorant about an important issue that you really should be aware of? This was my... read more

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blue homemade charity contribution box with "DONATE" printed on side
12/24/2017
Debt-Free for the Holiday While you are reining in your end-of-year spending, one place you ideally won’t have to cut back is in your charitable giving and donations. The vast majority of non-... read more
Many hands surround stick figure drawing of friends holding hands
12/17/2017
In the new connection economy, community is an invaluable asset. When people identify with a particular set of motivating ideas, those inclinations can easily be targeted to encourage behavior with... read more
A father and son sing together while playing guitar
12/13/2017
Sound of Silence To make sense of human voices, we rely on senses beyond hearing. The songs of Taylor Swift can be sweet and soft. Lady Gaga’s singing feels dark. Johnny Cash’s voice was low and... read more
Group of adults on a run through a tree-lined street
11/30/2017
Running. It’s a solitary activity. A sport for one. And yet, many running groups exist in communities around the globe. Some of these runners gather together just for the joy of being outdoors and... read more
silhouette of man, arms outstretched, in front of vivid sunset sky
11/23/2017
Here at evox, we are profoundly aware of the connection we feel to you, our audience…our family. It may occasionally seem lofty, and we may often feel like we fall short, but we are truly here to... read more
Squamish and Lil'wat Nation dancers
11/22/2017
First Nations Do you ever have that feeling of embarrassment when you realize that you have been completely ignorant about an important issue that you really should be aware of? This was my... read more
Place setting for Thanksgiving dinner with dishes, napkin, and centerpiece gourds
11/16/2017
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When it comes to gratitude and giving thanks, we can never get enough. The same may not always be said for our consumption of food and shopping and sports - we may max out - certainly many of us... read more
Green grass with women's symbol and peace signs.
11/08/2017
During the opening months of the First World War, in the midst of the incendiary jingoism roiling Britain, the poet Dorothea Hollins of the Women’s Labour League proposed that an unarmed, 1,000-... read more
Woman playing in tide at beach with dogs.
11/01/2017
She Sees The World One thing I have learned from travelling is absolutely everything in life is connected. Sometimes we see the connections right away and other times we only see them later, when... read more

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02/13/2015
The Story of Cosmetics examines the pervasive use of toxic chemicals in our everyday personal care products, from lipstick to baby shampoo. The film reveals the implications for consumer... read more
02/13/2015
We have to remain hydrated, but how we do it truly matters. The Story of Bottled Water, released on March 22, 2010 (World Water Day), employs the Story of Stuff style to tell the story of... read more
01/12/2015
Amy Clark and Fernande Raine from Asoka explain how their global organization of over 3,000 social entrepreneurs and innovators around the world work together to find solutions to today's... read more
01/12/2015
Alexandra Fuller and her group from Level Ground Mixed Martial Arts talk about how they form relationships with Boston inner city kids through martial arts, connect them with mentors,... read more
01/12/2015
Cristina Ruiz and Melissa Ganley from One Brick Boston explain how they've made an impact on the Boston community by managing volunteers for dozens of non-profits. 
01/12/2015
Sasha Chanoff, Co-Founder of RefugePoint, talks to us about how his organization assists refugees in the most desperate, dangerous situations and helps them rebuild their lives.
01/12/2015
The team of Teen Empowerment talked to us about their impact throughout the Boston area by creating relationships between youth, police, and community.
01/12/2015
Jeremy Jedd Hammel of Volta Visual, Filmshift Film Festival and City Awake volunteer, talks to us about his involvement with social entrepreneurs in the Boston and Los Angeles areas.
01/12/2015
New York has finance. San Francisco has startups. Los Angeles has Hollywood. Boston is social impact.  Boston is home to the world’s leading foundations, nonprofits, and social enterprises... read more

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