Jay Grossman, DDS – This Month...

Jan 31, 2018 by

Jay S, Grossman, DDS is the Founder and CEO of Homeless Not Toothless, a 501C(3) non profit program providing free dental care to the...

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Ameeta Nanji

Dec 31, 2017 by

Ameeta is an artist living and working in Venice, CA.  Born to Indian parents in Nairobi, Kenya, she studied art in London. She has...

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Jack Nordhaus

Nov 30, 2017 by

Jack Nordhaus, PhD has been a volunteer with Perfect Pet Rescue (www.perfectpetrescue.com), a West Los Angeles-based dog adoption...

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Janine Jordan

Oct 31, 2017 by

Janine Jordan is the founder of Green Wave, a non-profit in Costa Rica.  In her own words: My name is Janine Jordan. I am an artivist...

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Aziza Hasan

Sep 30, 2017 by

Aziza Hasan, M.A. is Executive Director of NewGround: Muslim-Jewish Partnership for Change. Aziza has been part of the NewGround team...

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Mary Wright

Aug 31, 2017 by

Mary Wright’s ethereal art has always been inspired by nature. Mary is guided by the interrelation between the four elements – air,...

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Ronda Spinak

Jul 31, 2017 by

Ronda Spinak, pictured on the left with Salma Hayek and JWT’s PR consultant, Maureen Rubin, is producer and artistic director of...

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Susan Dillon

Jun 30, 2017 by

I was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) in 1994. I then thought my life was over, but it has carried on quite happily. After...

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Mollie Hogan

Apr 30, 2017 by

Mollie Hogan is the founder and president of Nature of Wildworks.  She started out as a professional singer, but switched careers...

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David Sonnenschein

Mar 31, 2017 by

David Sonnenschein’s passions of art, science and communication guide the mission of his company iQsonics. A neuroscientist,...

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Sandra Beckwith

Feb 28, 2017 by

Sandra Beckwith is the author of two ebook series teaching civility and ethics to kids:  Master Keys for Kids and A Manner for All...

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Mary Ann Webster

Jan 31, 2017 by

Mary Ann Webster is a veteran Sierra Club member and environmental activist who has served over 20 years as Chair for the Santa...

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Sita Lozoff

Jan 1, 2017 by

Sita Lozoff is the co-director of the Human Kindness Foundation (HKF), a project she founded with her late husband Bo Lozoff more...

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Nina Smart

Nov 30, 2016 by

Dr. Nina Smart was born in communist Romania and spent her teenage years in Sierra Leone, West Africa.  Following her own harrowing...

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Ping Ho

Oct 31, 2016 by

Ping Ho MA, MPH, is the Founding Director of UCLArts and Healing. As a lifelong student of the arts, with master’s degrees in...

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Danielle Levy

Sep 30, 2016 by

Danielle Levy’s life goal is to contribute toward the creation of unity among all people.  To do this, she uses a framework of higher...

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Bea Ammidown

Sep 1, 2016 by

Bea Ammidown was born in New York, educated in Paris and Switzerland, and has had careers as an editor for Life Magazine and Harper’s...

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Shane Johnson

Jul 29, 2016 by

Shane Johnson is 15 years old.  For the last three years he has been working with an organization that finds adoptive homes for dogs,...

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Annie Goeke

Jun 29, 2016 by

Anne de la Bouillerie (known as Annie Goeke) has been a noted leader in the Greens and Peace movement worldwide for over a decade...

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Dorothy Reik

Jun 1, 2016 by

Dorothy Reik is founder and President of Progressive Democrats of the Santa Monica Mountains, and owner of a daily listserve which is...

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Lee Gale Gruen

May 19, 2016 by

Having developed her own second career after she retired, Lee Gale Gruen has become an expert on helping seniors find fulfillment in...

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Roya Adjory

May 19, 2016 by

Our first featured reader is Roya Adjory. I met her when I finished chemotherapy and was desperately looking for a hair salon free...

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