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Meaningful stories of social change to provide connection, inspiration, and fruitful wisdom.

“Aspire toward the highest.”
Rita Turner, co-founder of Walden University

What Do My Dad, Gary Coleman, and MLK Have in Common? My Path to Community Service

Growing up, my father generally discouraged us kids from watching TV with the exception of “educational” programs.  When planning for a family outing, he announced our departure time and stressed being ready on time.  However, we knew the drill.  At the stated time of departure, he would say to us, “Go ahead and watch aContinue reading “What Do My Dad, Gary Coleman, and MLK Have in Common? My Path to Community Service”

Addiction, Recovery, and Social Change: Creating a New Perspective

I’m about to embark on a topic that doesn’t come out of our mouths too often when we’re talking about social change. But for me it was the most pivotal change that I made in my life and also provided immensely for hundreds of others that I have worked with. This social change project isContinue reading “Addiction, Recovery, and Social Change: Creating a New Perspective”



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