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Beautiful Burden: Iran U.S. Identity

Shaghayegh Farsijani | Posted 08.06.2015 | Women
Shaghayegh Farsijani

Some nights are so unforgettable the world stops for a moment or two. Old and new friends alike gathered at my dear friend's home, Diana, while we chatted, exchanged ideas and read passages from "The Burden of My Red Lips in Tehran."

Taking Yoga Off the Mat

Jordi Lippe | Posted 04.20.2015 | Impact
Jordi Lippe

Photo Credit: buildOn The beginnings of yoga can be traced back over 5,000 years but has only become massively popular in the last decade. In fact, i...

Actor Travis Van Winkle Is Slow and Smooth

Tamar Abrams | Posted 08.25.2014 | Entertainment
Tamar Abrams

Travis Van Winkle's twin passions of acting and service make for a very contented man. But this man who is willing to sleep in jungles while pouring concrete and who took knife and stick training to portray a Navy SEAL has a surprising ambition.

Something Bigger Than Myself

Tina Charles | Posted 07.29.2012 | Sports
Tina Charles

2012-05-29-Screenshot20120529at4.50.09PM.jpgAs professional athletes, we can easily take for granted what just a little bit of giving back can do in this world.

SLIDESHOW: 20 Nonprofits About To Get Huge Online Video Makeover

Posted 03.09.2012 | Impact

A host of nonprofits are about to spread their good works through one of the most viral channels that exists. On Wednesday, YouTube announced that...

Empowering Students With Art and Media

Jacob Devaney | Posted 05.01.2012 | Education
Jacob Devaney

What happens when you encourage kids to change the world and then give them the tools to do it?

Ivory Price, Detroit Teen, Works To Fix Up Neighborhood With BuildOn

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

For Ivory Price, a teenager growing up in an impoverished Detroit neighborhood, tales of the city's heyday are a distant dream. Now, as a volunteer fo...