This Man Encourages You to Put Your Money Where Your “Art” Is

By Anne Cacherell Utilizing the power of social media to spread acts of kindness is just brilliant. Brandon Walker, founding artistic director of a theatre company called The Seeing Place, created this campaign to raise awareness about art. To be a part of this project, all you have to do is write “#Use this for…

This Cash Board Campaign Aims to Teach People Generosity & Compassion

By Anne Cacherell This campaign opens a window of opportunity for people to spread compassion and generosity.  In this project, a production company called The Toolbox held a social experiment in Los Angeles Union Station. They put up a bulletin board with tacked up dollar bills with a simple message that says, “Give What You…

This is What Happens When You Perform Acts of Heroism

By Jack Day When Tom Artiaga ran into a burning house to save a man last week, it was not because he works for the fire department.  He’s actually a contractor who lives in the Fresno area of California. His random act of heroism was recognized recently on the Jimmy Kimmel show.  The bravery Tom…

5 Things You Should Know About the Latest Ebola Outbreak

Image by: Public Domain Pictures By Robert Spencer If you’ve been watching the news, you’ve probably heard all about the largest outbreak of Ebola in history, which is happening now in West Africa (specifically Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone). As of July 25th, Patrick Sawyer was the first American to pass away from the deadly…