PEOPLE & PROJECTS WE LIKE ….

…. because they’re hands-on about doing good!

 

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Rob Greenfield 

Rob Greenfield is an American adventurer, environmental activist, and entrepreneur on a mission to entertain, educate, inspire, and give back to the world. He teaches through his example about food, energy, waste, transportation, health, happiness, and freedom.

 

10550829_948504005166158_5817557324002820223_nGiven to Live 

UK based organization Given to Live makes going to live music possible for the vulnerable and excluded who would otherwise be unable to attend due to physical, mental or emotional issues. They provide the funding for transport, tickets and overnight accommodation if necessary, for individuals and a companion, support worker or carer.

 

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Interesting People Radio

Founded, executive produced, engineered, and hosted by Cynthia Cherish Malaran aka DJ CherishTheLuv, Interesting People Radio (IPR) seeks to highlight the stories of interesting people from all walks of life. Broadcast from the East Village, NYC.

 

Tawny Frogmouth &  Wild Bird Rehab

The Tawny Frogmouth & Wild Bird Rehab is run by Dave Joyce, he takes care of all his feathered friends who are sick or have suffered an injury. And Dave must be something like a bird whisperer, because they seek him out and trust him

 

 

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The I Have A Name Project

Founded in Phoenix, AZ by photographerJon Linton, The I Have A Name Project was born “out of a need to inspire change, instill optimism, bring awareness and deliver hope where hope has been lost …” 

 

902098_458650337549057_537886960_oMonday Night Mission

Monday Night Mission meets every weeknight (Monday through Friday) to feed our homeless brothers and sisters on Skid Row. Their motto: “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

396972_201891476564298_1765560441_nFood Is Free Project

The Food is Free Project (501(c)3 Nonprofit) grows community and food, while helping gain independence from a broken agricultural system.

 

 

 

imgresRon Finley

Ron envisions a world where gardening is gangsta, where cool kids know their nutrition and where communities embrace the act of growing, knowing and sharing the best of the earth’s fresh-grown food.

 


Skidrobot11Skid Robot Project

Skid Robot Project is promoting social change through the power of art.

 

 

 

imagesMichael Leoni’s American Street Kid

Filmmaker Michael Leoni headed to the streets of Los Angeles to shine a light on the epidemic of homeless youth in America. Once inside their world he realized he could no longer be an observer; every day is a matter of life or death and he did and continues to do anything to get them off the streets.

 


images-3Laundry Love

The story of Laundry Love began with Eric ‘T-Bone’, a homeless man living in Ventura, California. Someone asked him: “T-Bone, how can we come alongside your life in a way that would matter?” His response was honest and practical. “If I had clean clothes I think people would treat me like a human being.”

 

imgres-copyDo Good Bus

The Do Good Bus is an opportunity to get involved and help your community. Just get on the bus and they do the rest. Each trip is different and the locations are a secret. You never know where you’ll end up and what you might end up doing.

 

 

 

imgres-1Detroit Mower Gang

The Mower Gang has fun while mowing abandoned parks and playgrounds to do something for the kids in Detroit.

 

 

 


mindful_wanderlustMindful Wanderlust

Giselle and Cody have been traveling the world for the past two years, learning about themselves and others while being mindful and considerate, and they hope to inspire others to free themselves from the herd mentality and people’s expectations.