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Anita’s Yogurt

Meet vegan chef Anita Shepherd, the inventor and founder of Anita’s Creamline Coconut Yogurt, a small-batch, dairy free yogurt business based in Brooklyn, NY, founded in September 2013 her yogurt is made with organic coconut milk, organic coconut water and live cultures. Once the word got out, people got just as excited about  pure coconut more »

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Help Build Our Children’s Future

Dr. Umar Abdullah-Johnson a Certified School Psychologist who practices privately throughout Pennsylvania and lectures throughout the country has decided to open the Fredrick Douglas & Marcus Garvey Leadership Academy for African children. Umar a blood relative of Frederick Douglass, the great Black abolitionist and orator evaluates children from ages 3-21 in an effort to determine more »

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KaBoom!

  Darell Hammond, co-founder and CEO of KaBOOM! a national nonprofit organization dedicated to saving play for America’s children by building play spaces in neighborhoods that most need them.  Access to a playground provides a chance to be a kid and an answer to many of the plagues on today’s inactive youth, like obesity and more »

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Dirty Works

The Dirt Works Incubator Farm is a project of Lowcountry Local First in Charleston, South Carolina. Local First’s mission is to advocate the benefits of a local living economy by strengthening community support of our local-independent businesses and farmers, and cultivating a vibrant, interdependent community.           For More More Info

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Savor Our City

Savor Our City Culinary Tours takes place in walkable neighborhoods where small business owners, artisans, purveyors, farmers, and restaurant chefs share their personal food stories and their passion for local, seasonal, sustainable eats. Led by founder Denise Righetti and her team of knowledgeable foodies & wine enthusiasts – many with hospitality, culinary and/or food blogging backgrounds – more »