Come to the Thrivable Future Salon Oct 14 in SF

When we met in 2012 at an alternative currency event in NYC, I could not have imagined today. Here it is! So exciting! Back then, he was interested in my word, “Thrivability” and led Future Salons in SF. A couple years later, while in SF, we agreed to meet again. He wanted me to talk[…]

COSI10 in Chicago

I am super excited to be organizing the Chicago event of COSI10. We will be gathering on November 6th and 7th to learn, share, and breakthrough together. We welcome social innovators from nonprofits, for profits, and blended hybrid efforts as well as those who champion social innovation. Together, we will discuss the field of social[…]

Europe Tour Post 2

June 3 – Thursday Reworking Last night was quite a sight. First, it doesn’t get dark here until past midnight and starts getting light by 3am. So when I say sight, I mean you can see clearly. I also mean to say – there was something to see. The 1700 participants at Rework are housed[…]

Philanthropy – field changing

This is extracted from a note I sent out to Leaders engaged with Inspired Legacies: The theme for my trip seemed to be democratization of philanthropy and knowledge sharing across internet sites and organizational silos. Tracy and I met up and joined Leif and Eric Utne along with several of my friends for dinner. Eric[…]