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Music Strings Together Communities: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 07.21.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

Each week at The Pollination Project, we shine a spotlight on seven recent recipients of seed grants, allowing their visions to become a reality. This...

Six Ways to Encourage Good Saving and Spending Habits in Your Children

Nathaniel Sillin | Posted 07.20.2016 | Business
Nathaniel Sillin

How often do you discuss money with your children? If your answer is "not often," you're not alone. A recent study from investment firm T. Rowe Price ...

Lessons On The Pursuit Of Goodness From The Young And Passionate

Patrick Beretta | Posted 07.19.2016 | Religion
Patrick Beretta

Salmon Lake is a sapphire blue gem in western Montana. In an old weathered wooden box, close to a small landing, there is a bell. Every Tuesday, during summer, a group of priests arrive in the early afternoon to hear confessions at the youth camp.

Empowering Today's Youth

Gabrielle Flank | Posted 07.19.2016 | Teen
Gabrielle Flank

Today's youth are the future leaders of tomorrow. Pope John Paul II said, " The future starts today not tomorrow." I had the privilege of interviewing...

Love Your Mother Earth: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 07.18.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

Each week at The Pollination Project, we shine light on seven grantees whose environmentally friendly projects are bringing justice to the vast planet...

Sunday Night Reflections: Being Philando

Stevon Cook | Posted 07.15.2016 | Black Voices
Stevon Cook

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy or position of Mission Bit. I have s...

Millennials Always Make These 7 Expensive Career Mistakes

Quora | Posted 07.12.2016 | Business
Quora

What are some surprising reasons talented young people today might still fail? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where comp...

Locked Up: What Is A Youth Prison?

Liz Ryan | Posted 07.11.2016 | Crime
Liz Ryan

In juvenile justice, size matters. Larger isn't better. In fact, it's worse. A youth detention or correctional facility over 25-30 beds is considered large, one of the key traits of a youth prison.

A New Season For Youth Justice Reform

Shabnam Javdani | Posted 07.10.2016 | Crime
Shabnam Javdani

Why have we recreated the adult justice system for youth when we know that youth's development is different, and so are the reasons behind their offending?

Bees Pollinate Possibilities: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 07.09.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

Each week at The Pollination Project, we highlight seven grantees whose projects range from arts and animal rights to environmentalism and education. ...

A step forward? Kids in British Premier League academy train based on physical maturity

ResearchGate | Posted 07.11.2016 | Sports
ResearchGate

Grouping kids based on physical maturity rather than simply date of birth is called bio-banding and can make late bloomers shine, and early bloomers s...

[IN&OUT KOREA] "Millennials = Give-up Generation" Story of Ordinary Korean Youth

AsiaToday | Posted 07.06.2016 | World
AsiaToday

Source: Pixabay AsiaToday reporter Goh Jin-ah - The match between Go master Lee Se-dol and Google DeepMind's artificial intelligence (AI) program Alp...

Veterans Mentor Chicago's At-Risk Youth, Help Them Cope With Trauma

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.06.2016 | Good News

Veterans in Chicago are connecting with teens who have been exposed to violence to help them work toward bright futures. Through the mentorship progr...

What Is The Secret Of America's Success? -- The Good Americans

Neil Ghosh | Posted 07.05.2016 | Politics
Neil Ghosh

In its recent survey of attitudes of government performance, the Pew Research Center posed a question to a wide swath of Americans: What is the secret of America's success as a nation?

Celebrity Culture: Part 1

Vedika Issrani | Posted 07.05.2016 | Entertainment
Vedika Issrani

A well known fact in the media, music and film industry is that any kind of publicity; whether positive or negative is eventually termed as 'good publicity'.

Dinners for Change: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 07.02.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

This week at The Pollination Project, we are acknowledging seven grantees whose novel ideas are allowing vast communities to become engaged in sustain...

3 Things Every Black Man Should Take Away from Jesse Williams' BET Acceptance Speech

Brandon Patterson | Posted 07.01.2016 | Black Voices
Brandon Patterson

As a black man watching Williams' speech, the emotion that I encountered first was that of shamefulness. I began to ask myself: Could I ever be that selfless?

The impact of stepping into your changemaker journey as a teen

Mohsin Mohi-Ud Din | Posted 07.01.2016 | Impact
Mohsin Mohi-Ud Din

All young people should have the chance to step into their changemaker journeys by self-identifying as changemakers, acting on it and sharing their changemaking with the world.

Reflections On 20 Years Of Activating Youth To Change The World

Steven Culbertson | Posted 07.01.2016 | Impact
Steven Culbertson

It's been said all that young people need the same nine things: Purpose, Meaning, Adventure, Community, Power, Respect, Structure, Challenge, and Opportunity.

A Young Native American's Journey From Jail To Award-Winning Film Actor -- Lessons In How To Help Our Struggling Youth

Reiner Lomb | Posted 07.05.2016 | Impact
Reiner Lomb

I strongly believe that by focusing on young people's growth needs, we can motivate many of our struggling young people to lead healthier, happier, and more fulfilling lives.

Transforming Communities with Small Amounts of Money

Ari Nessel | Posted 06.30.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

In South Los Angeles, Jamila Banks is on a mission. For the past 4 years, this mother of 3 has been running an after school enrichment program at a lo...

Former Youth Inmates Proof Juvenile Reforms Work

Christopher Zoukis | Posted 06.29.2016 | Crime
Christopher Zoukis

Both Dao and Schultz advocate for justice reform because keeping teens locked up isn't the solution, nor is the branding of teen offenders, which can be detrimental to rehabilitation, and reduction of recidivism.

Mother Nature -- The Bitch Is Back! Don't Fight Her!

Sabine Reichel | Posted 06.29.2016 | Fifty
Sabine Reichel

Oh yes, women like to be seen as regular angels in women's clothing but we know they can also be the cattiest of cats and bitches from hell. Just like MOTHER NATURE. She is the worst and the best because she's the boss.

The One Thing We Have To Stop Asking Trans People

Zac Thompson | Posted 07.01.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Zac Thompson

The question, "are you a boy or are you a girl?" seems like an innocent one, but for a person in the midst of a gender transition it can tap into serious personal insecurities.

Teens Today: Trouble for Today's Youth

St. Gallen Symposium | Posted 06.24.2016 | Impact
St. Gallen Symposium

By James Chau, television broadcaster and Co-Chairman of the 46th St. Gallen Symposium I smile quietly whenever I hear Shakespeare or Churchill being...