Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics 2020 logos
08/01/2019
A year from now, all eyes will be on Tokyo for the Olympics, July 24 – August 9, 2020. Volunteer application opportunities have closed for those who want to work at the Olympic Games and... read more
Silhouette of person staring up at stars in ight sky
07/23/2019
When was the last time you went outside and stared up at the night sky? Did you wish upon a star, hang your dreams on the moon, ponder your place in the universe? 50 years ago the entire nation... read more
#MandelaDay poster with hashtags
07/16/2019
July 18, is Mandela Day, a cause for celebration and gratitude. A day for looking for connection with others, not distance or difference. A day to honor and touch others. Especially now.... read more
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter standing in front of American flag
07/08/2019
President Jimmy Carter and Rosalynn Carter have been married 73 years today. That’s a big long run, and a testament to willingness to discover fresh opportunities together. Since his presidency,... read more
Man and woman holding huge stacks of cardboard boxes
06/27/2019
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 or NO SOMA impact. These are the actions... read more
Golden sunlit neighborhood with dog in street.
06/19/2019
Creating a Safer Community With the amount of crime going on today, it is imperative to ensure that you and your family stay safe. The moment when you don't even feel secure in your own home is... read more
Upset man screaming into phone
05/08/2019
Easy tips to feel more resilient and controlled—or, at least, exude the image that you are. Communication is ingrained in every facet of life, yet many struggle with fear, insecurity, and general... read more
Kneeling man gives red flower to woman
05/01/2019
New research suggests that spending money on ourselves gets old fast, but not spending money on others. Imagine what it would be like to eat at your favorite restaurant every day. Going there... read more
Young man looks at statue busts in museum
04/24/2019
One of the most fundamental aspects of aesthetics is to make you see, hear, feel, touch, and smell something that makes you know and sense you are fully alive. But what are the elements that... read more

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Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter standing in front of American flag
07/08/2019
President Jimmy Carter and Rosalynn Carter have been married 73 years today. That’s a big long run, and a testament to willingness to discover fresh opportunities together. Since his presidency,... read more
Man and woman holding huge stacks of cardboard boxes
06/27/2019
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 or NO SOMA impact. These are the actions... read more
Golden sunlit neighborhood with dog in street.
06/19/2019
Creating a Safer Community With the amount of crime going on today, it is imperative to ensure that you and your family stay safe. The moment when you don't even feel secure in your own home is... read more
Upset man screaming into phone
05/08/2019
Easy tips to feel more resilient and controlled—or, at least, exude the image that you are. Communication is ingrained in every facet of life, yet many struggle with fear, insecurity, and general... read more
Kneeling man gives red flower to woman
05/01/2019
New research suggests that spending money on ourselves gets old fast, but not spending money on others. Imagine what it would be like to eat at your favorite restaurant every day. Going there... read more
Young man looks at statue busts in museum
04/24/2019
One of the most fundamental aspects of aesthetics is to make you see, hear, feel, touch, and smell something that makes you know and sense you are fully alive. But what are the elements that... read more
overhead shot of beach with lots of sunbathers
04/19/2019
Are you stressed about how to entertain your kids spring break and warmer weather weekends? While having everyone more active after winter hibernating can feel daunting, it’s also a great chance... read more
A woman hiking in mountains reaches back to help another
04/01/2019
The power of community to create health is far greater than any physician, clinic, or hospital. ~Mark Hyman Over the five years I lived with my Mom’s cancer diagnosis, I became very skilled at... read more
A male volunteer in baseball cap paints board.
03/27/2019
Reasons to Volunteer There are many reasons to join volunteer organizations. There is satisfying work in volunteering and on the plus side you will also learn professional skills to support... read more

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02/13/2015
Ge tin the know about climate options being proposed. The Story of Cap & Trade, released in December 2009, is a fast-paced, fact-filled look at the leading climate solution discussed at the... read more
02/13/2015
The Story of Electronics employs the Story of Stuff style to explore the high-tech revolution’s collateral damage—25 million tons of e-waste and counting, poisoned workers, and a public left... read more
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.

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