B kind, www.bekind.today is all about encouraging acts of kindness in our everyday lives. We believe that even the smallest acts of kindness are worth recognizing, worth celebrating, and worth building a community around. Being kind can change someone's life. It can also change the world.
MEET THIS YEAR'S B KIND SCHOLARSHIP AWARD WINNERS!
JOIN US IN CONGRATULATING
ISHIKA SAXENA - SEWICKLEY ACADEMY
DEVIN GITTEN - NORWALK GRASSROOTS TENNIS AND EDUCATION
GEORGE KINGSTON - HOTCHKISS SCHOOL
HUNTER LIBMAN - ST. LUKE'S SCHOOL
Go to our BLOG page to find out more about these outstanding and kind students.
Thank you to all who participated in this year's B kind Clubs and Scholarship Awards! … [Continue reading...]
I am passionate about living a green healthier life. Green For A Reason was created as a hub for green building professionals and products, so that everyone could have easier access to those who are helping us live in a healthier environment as well as having less of an impact on our planet.
I thought I was living a healthy life but as I started my research on the materials currently being used to build our homes, I began to realize that there were many toxins in our everyday life and environment that I knew nothing about. In my struggle and search for a healthier home I decided to compile my knowledge and findings and open this website to people all over the world, so they too could find healthier, greener products and professionals who are passionate about … [Continue reading...]
The Association of Greek American Professional Women (A.G.A.P.W.) Conversation with Women Leaders Series featuring Actress Olympia Dukakis and Film Director Stavroula Toska- World Bar Trump Tower, April 22nd www.agapw.org. Good News recorded the whole interview with Olympia and will broadcast it as a SPECIAL WOMAN'S BROADCAST; she is brilliant and all about Good News and being there for others. She is all about living Peacefully and working hard. We LOVED the conversation.
The Association of Greek American Professional Women (A.G.A.P.W.) is a 501(c)(3) charitable and educational organization under Section 402 of the Non-for-Profit Corporation Law of the State of New York. The organization was founded in New York City in March of 2010 and is run on a pro bono basis. … [Continue reading...]
INDUSTRY SPOTLIGHT: WOMEN GREENING NYC
Ted Moudis Associates
79 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
NYCREW will honor Women's History Month with an Industry Spotlight on "Women Greening NYC: Sustainability in Commercial Real Estate," an all-star panel of experts in sustainable building and design, all helping to make New York City a greener place. Moderator (and NYCREW Member) Amelia Janisz, CEO and President of Easy Building Environmental Health and Safety will be joined by: Charlotte Matthews, Vice President of Sustainability for Related Companies; Sukanya Paciorek, Senior Vice President of Corporate Sustainability for Vornado Realty Trust; and Eleni Reed, Chief Greening Officer of the U.S. General Services Administration Public Buildings Service. The four will discuss the … [Continue reading...]
. The Metropolitan Museum is honoring Susan Taylor, Bonnie Wang, and Gale Brewer on Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, is celebrating Women's History Month. As you know, Susan Taylor is the former Editor in Chief of Essence magazine and now runs the group she founded, the National CARES Mentoring Movement, which is dedicated to closing the gap between the relatively few black mentors and millions of struggling black children. Bonnie Wong is President of Asian Women in Business, which supports all aspects of Asian businesswomen and entrepreneurs, from skills-building workshops and seminars to identifying procurement opportunities and providing scholarships. I'm honored to be in their company, and it will be a delightful evening in a beautiful environment. Attendees will also … [Continue reading...]
Lee studied at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro to and received a Bachelor's degree in Interior Architecture with a minor in Psychology in 1990. Interior Architecture is a combination of Interior Decoration, Interior Design & Industrial Design only; it does not include an Architectural degree. Lee has over twenty (20) years of experience in the Architectural and Interior Design industries in both Europe and the USA.
As a self proclaimed “learning enthusiast,” Lee has expanded her skill set to include: Aromatherapy, expertise gained at the Tisserand Institute in London; Reflexology, as studied in both Europe and the USA; and Feng Shui, having achieved certification at the BTB Feng Shui Masters Training Program in New York … [Continue reading...]
From Broughton, Massachusetts
Live @ Central Park Band Shell
September 23, 2012
KARMA FUND BAND will be performing for the International Day of Peace Vigil on September 23, at the band shell in Central Park, NYC. karma fund band is proudly partnered with Pathways to Peace, an international peace building, educational and consulting organization and an official Peace Messenger of the UN. At the request of Pathways to Peace, karma fund band has written and recorded “peace please” and look forward to performing it in Central Park in September. The band’s raison d’etre is to highlight through its music the plight of distressed regions that have been subject to war and resulting catastrophic damage. Many of the band’s members and collaborators have all traveled around the world to its many of … [Continue reading...]
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Mex is a building in the heart of Brooklyn where live together writers, artists, bakers, sculptors, programmers, dancers, small entrepreneurs… with projects ranging from ecology ratings to city gardens, craft looms, furniture design, TV Broadcast or robotics. It is a place of exchange and growth of ideas. A mirror of what a city can offer when generates collaborative structures. I came to the Mex and met Al Attara through Beatriz Ortiz, an artist who works in the building.
To meet Mex and its people, was for me, one of the best ways to know the city, because in that building I found some of the traces of the spirit of new yorkers: idealism, work capacity, a strong capacity to believe in … [Continue reading...]
Marty Markowitz, Borough President of Brooklyn, New York City, stops by Al Attara’s building at 33 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, New York the headquarters of www.goodnewsplanet.com Brooklyn is the most populous borough in New York City with nearly 2.6 million residents. Markowitz was first elected borough president in 2001 after serving 23 years as a New York State Senator. His third term began in January, 2010. … [Continue reading...]