Stop Global Warming: An Interview with Dawn Woollen

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The Stop Global Warming Virtual March, initiated in 2005, is a non-partisan effort to bring citizens together to declare that global warming is here now and that it is time to demand solutions. We are all contributors to global warming and must all be part of the solution.

Speaking with Dawn Woollen, Director of the Stop Global Warming Project

Why did you choose to work on global warming?

For me, global warming is the mother of all issues. It affects everyone equally,...

Women's Community Clinic: An Interview with Carlina Hansen

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The mission of the Women’s Community Clinic is to improve the health and well-being of women and girls within the context of their values:  “We believe preventive, educational care is essential to lifelong health and that all women deserve excellent health care, regardless of their ability to pay and that “We work hard to ensure that each client feels comfortable and safe using her voice to direct the care she receives.”

Each year, the Clinic has expanded the number of patients served or the...

The Center for Care Innovations: An Interview with Jane Stafford

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The Center for Care Innovations (CCI) supports California community health centers that provide care for underserved populations. Offering programs and grants in technology, capacity building, leadership and networking, CCI ensures that community health centers are vital partners in building healthier communities. A joint project of Tides and The California Endowment, CCI launched in 1999 initially as a grant-making program and has since grown into a $113 million program.

Origin Story: Bringing...

Interview with Linda Lantieri of The Inner Resilience Program

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The Inner Resilience Program is helping to cultivate the inner lives of students, teachers & schools by integrating social and emotional learning with contemplative practice. The program provides professional development workshops, weekend retreats, classes in stress management, as well as yoga and other contemplative practices, educational workshops for parents, and training in our K-8 curriculum: Building Resilience from the Inside Out.

HOW DID THE INNER RESILIENCE PROGRAM GET...

Interview with Cynthia Chavez of LeaderSpring

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: LeaderSpring's mission is to foster a powerful, equity-driven social sector by strengthening leaders and organizations; developing communities of leaders; and transforming the systems in which they work. Since 1997, LeaderSpring has awarded almost 200 exceptional leaders and their agencies with an intensive program of leadership development, management skills training, customized mentoring, and networking.

WHAT DOES LEADERSPRING PROVIDE?

LeaderSpring believes that the best gift you can give a...