We all have some cause we are passionate about, whether it’s finding the cure for breast cancer or raising awareness about environmental issues. For me, it has been raising awareness and support for pregnancy and infant loss, topics that even in today’s society are considered taboo to talk about. But like cancer or autism, pregnancy [...]
Posts tagged ‘social good’
It started with a 9-year-old’s pronouncement, “I want to help animals.” MaryMargaret O’Neill’s father, Gabe, suggested she broaden her goal. “Why stop at animals? Why not people, too, or the environment?” From that moment in 2008, father and daughter took a germ of an idea and grew it into Kids Are Heroes, a global non-profit [...]
What is the power of influence? Is it our ability to persuade those around us into performing a certain action or thinking a certain way? Is this merely the action that influences us or does the power reside in the individual? Does this influence increase exponentially when you factor in the power of one’s social [...]
Promoting social good is a worthy and admirable cause that I firmly believe in. Everyone has the power to make a difference, and each small step we take towards that greater good is a huge victory in the battle to change the world for the better. But if we really want to change the world, we must start with ourselves and our children
Giving back to the community is a major part of student life at Carnegie Mellon University. And 1000Plus is an example of that. 1000plus is a Carnegie Mellon day of service. This year, students, faculty, staff, and alumni had an opportunity to positively impact the greater Pittsburgh community by engaging in service efforts on Saturday, [...]
I saw this graffiti piece in South Austin as I was walking around the streets on one of our last days in town. The walk around town was part to get out of the usual craziness of the South by Southwest Conference and explore, part for photography, but mostly to clear my head. We hit [...]
Our Revolution believes that “social good is happening all around us. Creative and underground economies are finding new ways of viable sustainability.” The RocketHub team wholeheartedly agrees! So a natural alliance was born. We’re proud to be partnered with Our Revolution as they embark on their Roadtrip: “Sparked by the need to share the [...]
Our Revolution leader, Ja-Nae Duane, explains what social good is and gives an invitation to you.
Our Revolution is an interactive transmedia project that will empower each and every one of us to help facilitate change in some way, no matter how small. Whether its change at home, in your community, globally or just within you- you will have the tools you need to be the change you wish to see in the world. We will walk step-by-step and do it together.