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The Power of Community

Aug 05, 2019
“Humans can accomplish incredible things working together,” said Dave Williams, Canadian Astronaut. His words speak of human possibilities, the power of community and the amazing efforts to be realized by people of vision working together.

Social Enterprise: The next phase of aid

Jul 08, 2019
New approaches to philanthropy strive to strengthen communities in a manner that is sustainable—even after aid transfers end.

'Tis the Season

Jun 30, 2019
This is Farmers’ Markets season! We’re out there with our reusable bags, filling them full with fresh vegetables and homemade goodies. Bright orange carrots and deep red beets, tender heads of lettuce and luscious strawberries. It’s the beginning of the season of plenty and we are thankful to live in a part of the world that offers such bounty.

The End of Ice: A meeting with Dahr Jamail

Jun 07, 2019
We did not go expecting to hear words of hope, or to be rallied to take action, or even to receive advice on how we can “make a difference”. We went because here was a person who was willing to speak the truth.

Reflections from Cutting Edge Capital, John Katovich - Grunin Prize

Jun 06, 2019
Reflections from Cutting Edge Founder, John Katovich, on the NYU Grunin Center for Law and Social Entrepreneurship Conference I recently attended the NYU Grunin Center for Law and Social Entrepreneurship’s Annual Conference on Legal

The Naming of the Salish Sea ~ Dr. Bert Webber

Jun 04, 2019
The Salish Sea has been formally named...TWICE. Initially by First Nations and Tribal governments in 2007 and then by the US and Canada in late 2009 and early 2010.

Beautiful Business with Sophie Wisbrun

Mar 12, 2019
Sophie Wisbrun is a Sustainable Business Catalyst. She is on a mission to help business make a positive impact in the world.

Impact Investing

May 29, 2018
“What we invest in today will determine the world we live in tomorrow.” The GreenAngels website highlights investments that have Triple Bottom Line purpose at their core. Our planet has its physical limits and we are testing them. Measuring success takes on new meaning.

Mercy Ships

Jan 25, 2019
Mercy Ships bring hospital facilities and free surgeries to regions where clean water, electricity, medical facilities and personnel are limited or nonexistent.

Kiribati: Anote's Ark

Jan 25, 2019
What if your country was swallowed by the sea?