Dec 23, 2008
Favianna Rodriguez is a political digital artist and printmaker based in Oakland, California. She is the co-founder of the EastSide Arts Alliance (ESAA) and Visual Element, programs dedicated to training emerging artists. She is also the co-founder and president of Tumis, a bilingual design studio serving social...
Nov 3, 2008
Marianne Manilov is the National Team Leader of The Engage Network, a nonprofit social venture that promotes widespread civic engagement. At the moment, The Engage Network includes three "sectors": What's Your Tree?, inspired by Julia Butterfly Hill's tree-sit, Off the Mat Into the World, founded by yoga teacher Seane...
Oct 15, 2008
Cami Walker is the founder of the 29 Day Giving Challenge, a global
giving movement where participants give away one thing away each
day for 29 days. You can read a transcript of this interview
on my blog,
Have Fun * Do Good.
Cami is writing a book about the 29-Day Giving Challenge. She is looking for personal...
Sep 21, 2008
Activist, journalist and singer, Marisa Handler, is the
author of the memoir
Loyal to the Sky: Notes from an Activist, which received the
2008 Nautilus Book Award for worldchanging books. For more
information about Marisa's work and her book go to marisahandler.com.
A transcript of this interview is available on my...
Aug 5, 2008
Martin Fisher is the Co-founder and CEO of KickStart. KickStart is a non-profit organization that develops and markets new technologies in Africa. These low- cost technologies are bought by local entrepreneurs and used to establish highly profitable new small businesses. The organization has received numerous awards...