On Empathy, Good Food, and the Obama Legacy

Jason Hammel of Pilot Light and Lula Cafe writes about the growing need to take a compassionate approach to changing kids' relationships to food. Building on the work of the Obama Administration, Hammel has created a nonprofit organization named Pilot Light to help children make healthier choices and connect the food they eat to what they learn in school.

Chicago Volunteer Expo

Join Purple Asparagus and MANY other amazing organizations that NEED YOUR HELP! Be a volunteer. Make a difference. From CVE:  There are

Net Impact Conference

The Net Impact Conference is the premier gathering of students and professionals who are committed to making a lasting social and environmental

Food Films, Farm Tour & Tasting

An Afternoon in West Humboldt Park: Food Films, Farm Tour & Tasting The event highlights two facilities, within a few blocks of

Community Craftivism to #EndGunViolence

Learn how a Chicago woman has created a grassroots movement from a community craftivism project that is raising awareness of gun violence while benefitting Chicago youth on their path to a better life.