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CTAOP: Charlize Theron Fights to Stop the Spread of AIDS in South Africa
4 years ago

CTAOP: Charlize Theron Fights to Stop the Spread of AIDS in South Africa

The words “I am because we are” echo through the hearts of those who want to heal the world and rid it of HIV/AIDS. One of those …
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Living On One Dollar: Four Students Fight Against Global Poverty
4 years ago

Living On One Dollar: Four Students Fight Against Global Poverty

Sometimes all we need is to get away and gain a bit of perspective, whether it is to your old tree house in your back yard, your …
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STOKED | Empowering Youth From New York to LA
4 years ago

STOKED | Empowering Youth From New York to LA

Meet Steve Larosiliere. He’s the Founder of STOKED Mentoring, Inc., an empowerment program spanning seven communities across New York and Los Angeles that teaches under-served high school …
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Interview with Jerri Chou of The Feast, a Worldwide Conversation
4 years ago

Interview with Jerri Chou of The Feast, a Worldwide Conversation

Based in New York City, The Feast Conference has welcomed hundreds of entrepreneurs, stakeholders, thinkers, creators, and do-ers across disciplines to discuss creative solutions for societal challenges since its …
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Two Friends Impact the Lives of Women With Rooted Beauty
4 years ago

Two Friends Impact the Lives of Women With Rooted Beauty

Initially meeting in college, Sharon and Kim set on a mission to create skincare that is good for you, the earth, and for others. They formed their company Rooted Beauty …
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Glenn Close – Leading the Conversation to End the Stigma of Mental Illness
4 years ago

Glenn Close – Leading the Conversation to End the Stigma of Mental Illness

Glenn Close is known for her countless roles as an actress in film, television and on stage over the years. She has been recognized for her work …
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What 1 Million Hours of Volunteer Work Looks Like
4 years ago

What 1 Million Hours of Volunteer Work Looks Like

Pamela Hawley, CEO and Founder of Universal Giving has a vision ingrained deep within her and ambition behind it driving her to help people on …
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Silicon Prairie News
4 years ago

Silicon Prairie News

Founder of Silicon Prairie News, Jeff Slobotski in front of the Omaha, Nebraska skyline.

Discovering the potential in your own backyard. 

While traversing the U.S. from …
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5 Global Social Entrepreneurs Creating A More Conscious World
4 years ago

5 Global Social Entrepreneurs Creating A More Conscious World

Around the world, this generation has learned that entrepreneurship is not solely financial; our successes can be measured by our social good as …
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Marisol, Creator of BeautyFound
4 years ago

Marisol, Creator of BeautyFound

[Image taken at Serendipity Cafe in NYC]

Sometimes as we venture through this thing called life, we get caught up in the hustle and bustle of work, …
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Just Live Soccer: A Simple Act
4 years ago

Just Live Soccer: A Simple Act

This week, I had the pleasure of meeting David Ricca via Twitter and found out about Just Live Soccer.

These photos he emailed me of his organization’s work reminded me …
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Calen Close Shares What You Need To Know About Schizophrenia
4 years ago

Calen Close Shares What You Need To Know About Schizophrenia

Editor’s Note: As part of a series of ending the stigma of mental illness, we have conducted interviews with the Close Family to help educate ourselves and …
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Sydney Bellows of BTAC – “We’re All A Part of Something Bigger”
4 years ago

Sydney Bellows of BTAC – “We’re All A Part of Something Bigger”

Most high school students that want a challenge sign up for a club or register for an honors class but at just seventeen years old Sydney Bellows …
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Jessica Ekstrom of Headbands of Hope Says Wear Hope
4 years ago

Jessica Ekstrom of Headbands of Hope Says Wear Hope

Many people use internships to improve their resumes or explore what type of job they want to pursue after college.  But not Jessica Ekstrom- she took her …
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Jamie Tworkowski of To Write Love On Her Arms
4 years ago

Jamie Tworkowski of To Write Love On Her Arms

It started seven years ago with an effort to help one lost girl and transformed into an initiative that continues to inspire thousands across the nation.

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Shana Pederson of The Life Preserver’s Project
4 years ago

Shana Pederson of The Life Preserver’s Project

Conscious caught up with Shana Pederson, Founder and President of the Life Preserver’s Project. On June 12th, join Shana and the LPP team for a night …
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Melissa Gonzalez Delivers Fashion, Beauty, + Lifestyle Inspiration
4 years ago

Melissa Gonzalez Delivers Fashion, Beauty, + Lifestyle Inspiration

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” This is the life motto of Melissa Gonzalez. Melissa …
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Meet Mika Bulmash of Wine for the World
4 years ago

Meet Mika Bulmash of Wine for the World

Mika Bulmash, Founder of Wine for the World, demonstrates that passion and career do not need to be mutually exclusive – you can create a …
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HELPSY: Ethical and Chic in A Design-Forward Way
4 years ago

HELPSY: Ethical and Chic in A Design-Forward Way

Rachel Kibbe, the founder of HELPSY, believes that cutting-edge, fashion-forward clothes and products can have a social impact, 100% of the time. This Ohio native wants to …
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Jessie Close Bravely Shares Her Struggle and Triumph Over Manic Depression
4 years ago

Jessie Close Bravely Shares Her Struggle and Triumph Over Manic Depression

Editor’s Note: As part of a series of ending the stigma of mental illness, we have conducted interviews with the Close Family to help educate ourselves and …
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Anthony Dodero of The Blind Project
4 years ago

Anthony Dodero of The Blind Project

Meet Anthony Dodero, Co-Founder and executive director of the non-profit The Blind Project, an organization focused on building restorative and economic solutions for women in the commercial sex trade.


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Interview with People Water Founder Jef Holm
5 years ago

Interview with People Water Founder Jef Holm

 

Jef Holm was a finalist on the Bachelorette and has founded the hip water company People Water, a company that gives clean water with their …
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Lisa Dietlin, The Lady of Impact
5 years ago

Lisa Dietlin, The Lady of Impact

Lisa Dietlin, President and CEO of Lisa M. Dietlin and Associates, Inc. serves her clients as a philanthropic agent, assisting entrepreneurial individuals and nonprofit organizations in developing …
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