Close up of man's hands writing in journal while balancing cellphone.
10/24/2017
Be Here Now As a teacher who has long witnessed and worried about the impacts of technology in the classroom, I constantly struggle to devise effective classroom policies for smartphones. I used... read more
Various movie reels, projectors, phonographs, etc
10/19/2017
From Volunteer Film Crew Member to Inclusive Production House Owner It was early winter of 1998 when I heard that a Hollywood feature film was going to be shot in my hometown of Saint... read more
Ballot box with ballot going into slot, in front of American flag.
10/11/2017
Two-Party Ain't No Party Much of American politics continues to dive into an era where elected office is seemingly a game on being a professional divisionist; if we the people let them take us... read more
The feet of many people circled around and pushing against a large rock
09/20/2017
Connected The story of humanity is one of extraordinary cooperation but also terrible conflict. We come together to build cities, civilizations and cultures, but we also destroy these through... read more
Male and female hands shake in front of computer screens.
09/11/2017
​How nice are you? The xocial online community is calculating and curating “competitive kindness” to help mere mortals out-nice each other, and make the world a better place Are you using your... read more
View from behind of woman alone in snow cave looking toward bright opening.
08/30/2017
Going Solo In 1840, Edgar Allan Poe described the ‘mad energy’ of an aging man who roved the streets of London from dusk till dawn. His excruciating despair could be temporarily relieved only by... read more
Grandfather running in park with family.
08/16/2017
by Shari Swanson | Daily Good The older I get, the greater power I seem to have to help the world. --Susan B. Anthony Retirement is a time finally away from bosses and schedules, stress and... read more
Judge's gavel and pad on wooden desk.
07/12/2017
A nationwide movement is seeking to end the practice of trying teenage criminal defendants as adults and, instead, granting them a new start. by Zenobia Jeffries | YES! Magazine Antonio Espree’... read more
Cranberries scattered on white surface
06/28/2017
The hot, balmy month of June requires three things: SPF 50, a friend with a pool, and refreshing cocktails to offer to your friend in exchange for everyday pool access. Or, for Floridians, every day... read more

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Ballot box with ballot going into slot, in front of American flag.
10/11/2017
Two-Party Ain't No Party Much of American politics continues to dive into an era where elected office is seemingly a game on being a professional divisionist; if we the people let them take us... read more
The feet of many people circled around and pushing against a large rock
09/20/2017
Connected The story of humanity is one of extraordinary cooperation but also terrible conflict. We come together to build cities, civilizations and cultures, but we also destroy these through... read more
Male and female hands shake in front of computer screens.
09/11/2017
​How nice are you? The xocial online community is calculating and curating “competitive kindness” to help mere mortals out-nice each other, and make the world a better place Are you using your... read more
View from behind of woman alone in snow cave looking toward bright opening.
08/30/2017
Going Solo In 1840, Edgar Allan Poe described the ‘mad energy’ of an aging man who roved the streets of London from dusk till dawn. His excruciating despair could be temporarily relieved only by... read more
Grandfather running in park with family.
08/16/2017
by Shari Swanson | Daily Good The older I get, the greater power I seem to have to help the world. --Susan B. Anthony Retirement is a time finally away from bosses and schedules, stress and... read more
Judge's gavel and pad on wooden desk.
07/12/2017
A nationwide movement is seeking to end the practice of trying teenage criminal defendants as adults and, instead, granting them a new start. by Zenobia Jeffries | YES! Magazine Antonio Espree’... read more
Cranberries scattered on white surface
06/28/2017
The hot, balmy month of June requires three things: SPF 50, a friend with a pool, and refreshing cocktails to offer to your friend in exchange for everyday pool access. Or, for Floridians, every day... read more
Monarch butterfly with wings flared.
06/21/2017
By Heather Callaghan, Editor, Natural Blaze Hearts broke everywhere when the bright light of Jerry Garcia was extinguished in 1995. Chances are, he’d love that his legacy... read more
Seeds being planted in a row in freshly tilled soil.
06/07/2017
Each generation has had one common desire: to live a more honest, ethical life of self-sufficiency and oneness with nature. by Nancy Matsumoto | YES! Magazine Over the past century, generations... read more

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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
11/10/2014
Volunteers drive 16 hours to reach an orphanage in Zaduo, Tibet, where the children are living without electric lighting. 

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