Category: People Solving Problems

Serve yourself a helping of inspiration by seeing what the problem-solvers are up to.

Green Bronx Machine

“We want every kid to look out a classroom and see a beautiful green roof growing food that will be accessible to all from the school.” Stephen Ritz, Green Bronx Machine The Bronx Green Machine is planting seeds of vegetables and hope in neighborhoods where...


Can Having Sex Help Save Lives?

First, to state the obvious–having sex is good. But having protected sex and helping save lives a continent away? Amazing. The ability to support a good cause while enjoying yourself is brought to you by Talia Frenkel, a social entrepreneur who created L., a condom...


Reducing Denver Food Deserts One at a Time

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By now, I’m sure you’ve heard about the work Ron Finley is doing in Los Angeles neighborhoods to convert curb space into edible gardens. He’s empowering people in Los Angeles food deserts to take back their health and their meager budgets by growing their own...