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Buyer's Club: Locally Sourced Food (VIDEO)

Rebecca Gerendasy | Posted 12.01.2012 | Food
Rebecca Gerendasy

The Know Thy Food buyer's club began with a small parenting group in 2008, and has grown into a 900-member food buyer's club, with hundreds of fresh, sustainable and organic foods available from local farmers and specialty food distributors.

The Center for Digital Inclusion: Transforming Lives and Uplifting Communities by Bridging the Digital Divide

Michele Hunt | Posted 11.28.2012 | Impact
Michele Hunt

I wanted to hear and see firsthand how people were using the CDI methodology and technology to change their lives and develop their communities and I knew the only way to do that was to talk with the people who lived there. The people I met were amazing!

Creating Thriving Communities -- Leveraging Partnerships to Create Community-Based Impact

Cecilia Carter | Posted 11.27.2012 | Impact
Cecilia Carter

It's no longer impactful to pick one overarching cause and hope that the contributions will reach all communities in need -- it's imperative that corporations take a moment to walk in the shoes of the communities they're trying to reach.

'Community' Is Back And Looks As Crazy As Ever

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 09.27.2012 | TV

It's been a long and stressful summer for fans of NBC's "Community," which has seen its creator, Dan Harmon, ousted and its timeslot shifted to Friday...

A Toolkit for Building Power

Paul Boden | Posted 09.27.2012 | Impact
Paul Boden

If the past 30 years has taught us anything, it has taught us that America's "approach" to ending homelessness has been miserably ineffective.

Imagine: Huff Post Bloggers Represent at the PA Conference for Women

Dr. Sharon Ufberg | Posted 11.26.2012 | Women
Dr. Sharon Ufberg

This year's Pennsylvania Conference for Women titled Imagine: Find your Purpose, Make a Difference, features our very own Arianna Huffington as a keynote speaker.

Support Fearless Small-Business Owners

Ree Varcoe | Posted 11.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Ree Varcoe

I challenge you to look around your own village, town or city and rediscover those little golden nugget merchants lost in a sea of contemporary, bulk-buying, cheap import stores. Drive a little bit out of your way to reach them once in a while if they're not on your normal commute.

Louis C.K. Wins Two Emmys!

Posted 09.23.2012 | TV

Louis C.K. took home the Emmy for Outstanding Writing For A Comedy at the 64th annual Emmys awards ceremony for his work on "Louie". The FX show be...

Equinox: A Time for Balance and a Global Meditation for Peace

Jacob Devaney | Posted 11.21.2012 | Impact
Jacob Devaney

This year, inspired by 2012, as we experience a world in political, environmental, economic and social turmoil, the call to find balance is more important than ever.

Rodney Raccoon (VIDEO)

Bus 52 | Posted 11.18.2012 | Good News
Bus 52

Most parents wouldn't pair hip hop music with teaching their children their ABCs and 123s. A nonprofit in Tacoma, Washington, is showing that it's the perfect way to engage children who would otherwise be left behind in school.

James Brolin Joins 'Community' As ...

Posted 09.18.2012 | TV

"Community" viewers will finally meet Jeff Winger's (Jole McHale) father when James Brolin joins the cast. According to EW, Brolin's character will...

Boomer Questionnaire: Where Will We Live Next?

Felice Shapiro | Posted 11.18.2012 | Fifty
Felice Shapiro

In this next chapter of our lives, when the nest is empty and daily face time at the office is not required, the 'where to live' options can make you go a little nutty.

Could 'Community's' Fictional 'Inspector Spacetime' Become A Reality?

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 09.17.2012 | TV

All hail the power of fandom. From the moment "Community" first introduced "Inspector Spacetime" (a show-within-the-show parody of "Doctor Who") in th...

'Community' Star Donald Glover Developing New NBC Sitcom

Posted 09.14.2012 | TV

"Community" star Donald Glover is apparently an excellent multitasker. In addition to his role on the critically-acclaimed NBC comedy, a successful ra...

Welcome to the Fall Term in the School of Hard Knocks

Doug Binzak | Posted 11.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Doug Binzak

Actively taking moments throughout the day to cultivate a more accurate, full perspective on your day might help you to see the flowers that are blooming, even in the rain!

ASPCA and Community Partners Team Up to Save Lives

Ed Sayres | Posted 11.12.2012 | Green
Ed Sayres

Our goal is an ambitious one -- to end the killing of healthy or treatable dogs and cats in animal shelters. We don't pretend this is easy, but we are always mindful that animals like Oliver need our help.

Eleven Years Later: Looking Back at 9/11

Marian Salzman | Posted 11.12.2012 | Impact
Marian Salzman

Whatever your position on American military involvement in the Middle East, 9/11 encouraged us to stand together and support anyone who was making a sacrifice for America

Need More Jobs? Revive the Public Sector

John Tirman | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics
John Tirman

Lessons from the tough neighborhoods of Rio and Johannesburg also have meaning for the United States. One of the consequences of the severe budget cuts the GOP envisions under the Ryan plan is a growing disconnect between communities and government.

Socially Responsible Investing: Whence Did We Come? And Whither Are We Going?

Robert Zevin | Posted 11.06.2012 | Business
Robert Zevin

Many of us are now embarrassed to say that our religious or moral or political views should and do affect our investment selections. We know the gatekeepers don't want to hear it; and they know that many of their institutional clients definitely don't want to hear it.

HuffPost Book Club: Themes And Oscar Wao

Annemarie Dooling | Posted 11.04.2012 | Books
Annemarie Dooling

Last week we started our HuffPost Book Club updates with a short overview of the historical facts and timelines surrounding "The Brief Wondrous Life o...

Tricia Helfer Joins 'Community' & More TV Casting News

Posted 09.01.2012 | TV

"Battlestar Galactica" bombshell Tricia Helfer is coming to "Community" in a role that might make Abed pass out. TV Line reports that Helfer has been ...

Yes, We Built This -- We the People of the United States

Benjamin R. Barber | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics
Benjamin R. Barber

Let's not argue with Paul Ryan about whether "we built it" or the government built it. Let's remind ourselves that what makes America exceptional and Americans free is that when we talk about "we," it is John Dewey's "great community," the greatness of "we the people" to which we all belong.

The Senior Living Industry Is Looking for a Few Good Young People

Dwayne J. Clark | Posted 10.29.2012 | Business
Dwayne J. Clark

Today, the senior living industry is not on most young people's radar as a potential career track or even as a starter or part-time job -- but it should be.

The Surprising Communities That Surround Me

Rev. Dr. Martha R. Jacobs | Posted 10.28.2012 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Martha R. Jacobs

Each of these communities brought its own sense of sacredness and grace to me as I continue to mourn my mother's death and celebrate her life. I have learned a great deal about what it feels like to be cared for.

Jubilee Cafe

Bus 52 | Posted 10.23.2012 | Good News
Bus 52

The Jubilee Café succeeds in caring for a part of the community that is so often overlooked but it does so in a way that ensures more respect for the people who are in need of help.