What people don't understand about paying for mental health treatment.
Every year millions of Americans face mental-health challenges, often at great expense.
What to Do the First Day of School (and Why)
Teaching is the profession that makes every other profession possible. It all starts that first day of school, Justin Minkel writes.
Adventure travelers leading way in Nepal’s tourism recovery: Travel Weekly
Avid trekkers who accounted for much of the country’s tourism dollars prior to the quakes are combining trekking and voluntourism efforts.
Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
There is a light that connects us. It’s the light of caring, kindness and compassion, steeped in the tradition of mitzvot and tikkun olam. It’s the light of our rich Jewish heritage of knowledge, history and culture, carried from generation to generation. It’s a guiding light we shine to lead the way forward in a storm. At Jewish Federation, bolstered by our seven core attributes, we Carry the Light by serving vulnerable populations, inspiring community engagement, and promoting Jewish life and learning. How do you Carry the Light in your everyday life? Find out more about how you can Carry the Light with us.
3 tips to remember on Election Day
3 tips to remember on Election Day Translate this page 11/07/2016 | Author: Editorial Staff If you're voting tomorrow, on Election Day, you may be in for a wait. During early voting, an all-time-high number of registered voters cast their ballots, and counties across the state saw record-breaking turnout . Plus, voter turnout is usually high during presidential elections Here are a few reminders before you get in line. Know when and where to go. Polling places are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day. Visit votetexas.gov to find your polling place and other helpful election info. Don’t stop at the top. Your ballot will have much more than just the presidency. Several federal and state races are down your ballot, and you have important local elections, like city council…
Why We Need an Entrepreneurial Church
Chris Lowney on the church’s current crisis of membership, management, and Catholic identity, and what can be done
Survey of Social Entrepreneurship Community Reveals Emerging Trends
Last summer, the Skoll Foundation surveyed our Board, partners, and Awardees about trends and issues influencing the work of social entrepreneurs and other change agents. As a curator of the Skoll World Forum program, I wanted to identify important themes to cover and people to include at the 2017 Skoll World Forum, to build an […]
John Matheson mulling challenge against Christenson for mayor
Story by Diti Kohli John Matheson, four-term city councillor for Ward 3, said he will decide whether to launch an official bid for mayor before May. In a phone interview, the prospective candidate …
Red Cross Helps Devastated Communities
Our hearts are with the people of Alabama, where dangerous tornadoes touched down Sunday, causing fatalities and injuries. The American Red Cross is on the ground, helping people impacted by these deadly storms.
Fat Hen ready to open in Newport News; Baked Bistro coming soon to downtown Hampton
The Fat Hen Kitchen and Wine Bar aims to open this week in Newport News. Baked Bistro should open early in the new year in downtown Hampton.