03/30/2018
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Our favorite World Music star is back! nimo featuring Jason Joseph Ellie Walton and Nimo release another Empty Hands Music Video, this time featuring nimo in collaboration with soul singer... read more
Port Authority Terminal with violent posters and heart mosaic.
03/14/2018
#MeToo means so many things right now...and, although I empathize in so many ways, I wonder where the #MeToo energy is really coming from.   As a white male, growing up in the US, I am... read more
Woman leaning against red wall helplessly with head in a pipe
03/07/2018
Transformation Transformation is a catchword in yoga circles. Wanting to see things change, both personally and societally, is often what motivates people to practice. But the ability to bring... read more
Teens gathered in circle looking down at camera
02/28/2018
Part of finding your purpose is connecting and contributing to something larger than yourself. Teens can seem self-centered sometimes, can’t they? Of course they can; they’re still supposed to... read more
Four kids in a classroom raising their hands to answer a question.
01/29/2018
Research suggests a helpful, three-part framework for discussing issues of right and wrong. BY EMILY CAMPBELL | Greater Good Science Center “That’s not fair!” “She hit me on purpose... read more
WOman twirling hair in front of graffiti filled wall
01/23/2018
Within two weeks, 94 percent of women survivors will experience PTSD. #HealMeToo wants to give them a place to share and recover. The red carpet of the 2018 Golden Globe Awards was not the usual... read more
Close up of Catherine Deneuve
01/16/2018
I thought pluralism and the diversity of ideas were good things.  But maybe I’m on the wrong planet.  I’ve certainly had some experiences recently that suggest I’m on the wrong planet... read more
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

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Teens gathered in circle looking down at camera
02/28/2018
Part of finding your purpose is connecting and contributing to something larger than yourself. Teens can seem self-centered sometimes, can’t they? Of course they can; they’re still supposed to... read more
Four kids in a classroom raising their hands to answer a question.
01/29/2018
Research suggests a helpful, three-part framework for discussing issues of right and wrong. BY EMILY CAMPBELL | Greater Good Science Center “That’s not fair!” “She hit me on purpose... read more
WOman twirling hair in front of graffiti filled wall
01/23/2018
Within two weeks, 94 percent of women survivors will experience PTSD. #HealMeToo wants to give them a place to share and recover. The red carpet of the 2018 Golden Globe Awards was not the usual... read more
Close up of Catherine Deneuve
01/16/2018
I thought pluralism and the diversity of ideas were good things.  But maybe I’m on the wrong planet.  I’ve certainly had some experiences recently that suggest I’m on the wrong planet... read more
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

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11/10/2014
Volunteers drive 16 hours to reach an orphanage in Zaduo, Tibet, where the children are living without electric lighting. 
11/10/2014
Eleven energy commerce college students from Texas Tech University travel deep into Costa Rica to bring solar power to a remote village. 
11/10/2014
The Light the Village project, a joint effort of Light Up the World, the IMDI and a group of retired civil engineers from the University of Toronto, trained nine Guatemalans as solar technicians. Now... read more
11/10/2014
Solar powered LED lighting changes the lives of villagers and increases the ability to serve the sick at medical outposts.
11/10/2014
Dr. Dave Irvine-Halliday, a Scots-Canadian engineer, brings low-watt solar lighting to a village in Nepal. By reducing their need for kerosene, the villagers reduce a health and safety hazard. 
11/10/2014
Caltech Paleoclimatologist, Dr. Jess Adkins, Ph.D., answers the question: Is there any hope for planet Earth? His answer might surprise you. 
11/10/2014
Do you want to start a chapter in your area? Green Wish will help you build the infrastructure and identify the local environmental charities in that could use some help.
11/10/2014
Actor/producer Raphael Sbarge talks about his non-profit, Green Wish, which helps to fund local environmental groups. Making a difference can be easier than you think.

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