Spring 2015

A lemonade stand like no other

At 4, Alex made it her mission to end childhood cancer. In 1996, Jay and Liz Scott joined the fight against pediatric cancer when their daughter Alex was dia...

Joyful giving

An executive’s thoughts on the motives behind giving. At its core, Bolder Giving's mission is all about inspiration, to help people reimagine what is possibl...

Just the ticket

Tix4Cause flips empty seats for charity cash. Another weekend, another game day. Though routine in Mary Nemetz’s household, she still hadn’t come to grips...
Image by The Shoe That Grows

The Little Shoe That Could

Imagine a shoe that could withstand wear and tear, all while adjusting to a child’s growth each year. Founder and Executive Director of The Shoe That Grows, Ken...

Clothed with Dignity

Tucked into trendy, walkable midtown Atlanta, Free Fab’rik is a non-profit thrift store offering free shopping sprees to women and girls in need. “Obviously ...
Photo courtesy of Rickett & Sones

‘It all starts in the soil’

Ron Finley threw some seeds in the ground and got the whole world talking food in 2011. Now he’s transforming a vacant lot behind LA’s oldest library into a foo...