Winter 2015

Sustainable Development Goals

A universal agenda to leave no one behind Each fall the United Nations brings together 193 member-state leaders for its annual General Assembly in New York C...

It’s Not About The Tiny House

Architectural designer Macy Miller downsized her home by 90 percent and lives larger than ever. Architectural designer Macy Miller downsized her home by 90%...

Making dollars make sense

‘Money Matters: Make It Count’ teaches financial literacy to teens. Most parents want to be good role models for their children, but when it comes to finance...
Finding our heart’s desires

Finding our heart’s desires

Have you considered yours? I think I can speak for many of us when I say that we just want to be happy in this life. There’s nothing wrong with wanting c...
Constanza Porche and her family | Photos by Jessica Shaw

10 years post-Katrina

The Salvation Army continues to serve the Gulf Coast.   Constanza Porche “I just had a feeling. I had a full tank, so I packed up some food and some stuf...
Photos courtesy of Waves for Water

Sustainable surfing

Waves for Water partners with surfers, teachers and government agencies to bring clean water to developing countries.  Professional surfer and Waves for Wat...

Economic justice

Right from the beginning, William Booth, founder of The Salvation Army, was concerned with poverty and all it brought with it. It simply didn’t seem just that t...