WTC Logo Preservation Project

Posted on April 10, 2009 Under Design

Prior to 9/11 many New York City-based business proudly displayed the Twin Towers as part of their skyline-centric logos. Even though it's been nearly eight years since the tragedy at the World Trade Center, many of those same companies still…

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San Francisco Women's Film Festival

Posted on March 20, 2009 Under Life

Crowdsourcing is coming to this year's San Francisco Women's Film Festival, the Bay Area's annual celebration of recent contributions to documentary, LGBT, and dramatic film. Indie-Fest recently opened an online screening competition sponsored by the film forum and marketplace IndieFlix.…

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SpearTalks: Apolis Activism

Posted on February 6, 2009 Under Fashion

The fashion world is changing. The ethics of where and how clothes of made have become just as important as the color and the shape. Our friends at Apolis Activism have taken a strong approach to making some remarkable clothing…

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Common Threadz x Orphan Collection

Posted on February 2, 2009 Under Fashion

The first time Common Threadz caught our eye they were utilizing talented artists to help less fortunate children of Africa afford school uniforms. Fortunately, they haven't stopped supporting creative minds and the cause of needy kids in Africa, they've only…

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Posted on January 29, 2009 Under Eco

Millions of people are talking all day, every day on twitter. But what if all those people came together and actually did something? Enter Twestival, a global event organized through twitter taking place on February 12th. Over 100 cities have…

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Better World x Invisible Children

Posted on January 14, 2009 Under Life

It's great to see a classroom project launch a social enterprise company that is then able to provide for increased educational opportunities. That's the case for Better World Books, "the online bookstore with a soul" founded by three Notre Dame…

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Mutts Like Me

Posted on January 9, 2009 Under Design
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Green Light Flix

Posted on January 6, 2009 Under Life

Green Light Flix, a vegan-friendly community of animal rights activists and environmentalists, has opened the doors of their film studio to member participation in the creation of podcasts, videos, and web content. The Florida-based, fan-managed studio is more of an…

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Posted on December 10, 2008 Under Art

We totally love Justin Gignac and his girlfriend Christine's work, all of it from the garbage collection to the WANTS and NEEDS paintings. After their trip to Las Vegas they are giving back a little. They've just put up a…

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Posted on December 4, 2008 Under Eco

Can't volunteer for hours a week? Don't have a big chunk of change to give away to worthy causes? These limitations may have kept you from making the world a better place 10 years ago, but Care2 founder Randy Paynter…

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