"Keep Your Thoughts Positive Because Your Thoughts Become Your Words. Keep Your Words Positive Because Your Words Become Your Behavior. Keep Your Behavior Positive Because Your Behavior Becomes Your Habits. Keep Your Habits Positive Because Your Habits Become Your Values. Keep Your Values Positive Because Your Values Become Your Destiny." -Mahatma Gandhi … [Continue reading...]
The COPO Organization (a 501(c)(3) charitable organization) will be producing a dramatic short film to increase Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) awareness.
It is requesting your participation in spreading the word to assist in raising the necessary funds through the Crowdrise platform.
Please join in this important effort to create a positive message for the hundreds of thousands and their families who suffer from this debilitating condition. You may participate by enlisting on the funding team and/or by making a tax deductible contribution.
Check out the link below and click on the "Join The Team" button. Your assistance as a team member will be reflected in the credits.
https://www.crowdrise.com/copos-ptsd-health-initiative … [Continue reading...]
Heather is fantastic! We interview her at the New Haven Road Race, which was also a benefit for Hurricane Harvey. Heather brought goose pimples of joy to me, when she talked about how her school in Yonkers, New York celebrate the International Day of Peace on September 21. We will use her interview on our TV Show. Heather is all positive energy. Thanks for sharing, Paul … [Continue reading...]
"I realized that if my thoughts immediately affect my body, I should be careful about what I think. Now if I get angry, I ask myself why I feel that way. If I can find the source of my anger, I can turn that negative energy into something positive." - Yoko Ono
"The more we laugh, the more we live." - Paul H. Sladkus … [Continue reading...]
Remain Top Priority for Lawmakers
There has been ongoing debate over the issue of immigration and refugees for many months here in the U.S. and around the world.
And in June, there is a day dedicated to refugees -- to raise awareness to their needs and plight, realizing the horrors they have endured in leaving their homeland to find a safe place to live. It's a time to try to work together to ensure every refugee child gets an education, every family has a safe place to call home and every refugee can work or learn new skills to make a positive contribution to their community.
And now, thousands of refugees are also united by one flag. An orange and black flag inspired by the life vests most all had to wear in their search for a safer land to live. … [Continue reading...]
By JANE E. BRODY
“Look on the sunny side of life.”
“Turn your face toward the sun, and the shadows will fall behind you.”
“Every day may not be good, but there is something good in every day.”
“See the glass as half-full, not half-empty.”
Researchers are finding that thoughts like these, the hallmarks of people sometimes called “cockeyed optimists,” can do far more than raise one’s spirits. They may actually improve health and extend life.
There is no longer any doubt that what happens in the brain influences what happens in the body. When facing a health crisis, actively cultivating positive emotions can boost the immune system and counter depression. Studies have shown an indisputable link between having a positive outlook and health … [Continue reading...]
Division of Operations
NYC Department of Education
The New York City Department of Education
Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer
N.Y.C. Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina
- and our very own Jim Luce!
Wed., May 25th, 6:30-9:30pm
Incognito Bistro, 30 W. 18th St., NYC
Super Happy Healthy Kids - spreading kindness to NYC elementary kids thru
Karate, Yoga, Meditation, Arts, Music, Healthy Food and Positive Thinking
$150 advance; $250 @ door - students $75
NOTE: Jim Luce Supporters in advance: only $100 (students $50)
(Code: Global Leadership)
Three-course dinner - evening of fun & entertainment + silent auction!
Join our movement to stamp out meanness and bullying!
RSVP before 5/20: http://www.superhappyhealthykids.com … [Continue reading...]
Learning about the 13 values within The Doing Good Model will enable business owners to rethink their impact on every level, from the individual, all the way through to our collective well-being. The Doing Good Model is a guide that will enable you to infuse your business with the power of doing good. And more than that, it’s a call to action for business owners, leaders, and employees in all industries across the world to become agents for change. Companies of any size can benefit from Shari’s vision. Her sustainable values-based business model can easily be introduced and implemented in any organization.
With Shari discussing:
• How incorporating these value-based principles into your company’s mindset can yield in good results across the board—environmentally, socially and … [Continue reading...]
Good News Agency - year 15th, no. 235 - 15 May 2015
Positive news from all over the world relating to voluntary work, the work of the United Nations, non-governmental organizations and institutions.
Attached is the new issue, distributed free of charge in three languages and in 54 countries. All back issues are available on our website www.goodnewsagency.org and a search engine will allow you to find published news on specific subjects.
The news items are also on Facebook and Twitter.
The editorial office … [Continue reading...]
The Chris Canty Foundation is the charity that the Holistic Chamber of Commerce Expo donated a portion of their revenue to. We speak to Joe Canty and he let's us know that their charity is dedicated to enhancing the total development of youth in our communities. Our goal is to utilize the platform of sports to affect positive change in the lives of children through mentoring, educational programs, health and fitness activities thus promoting health and well being. We seek to inspire our youth to be in service to our communities and our communities to be in service to our youth by providing support to these initiatives.
Holistic Chamber of Commerce and Chris Canty Foundation are tied hand to hand...
www.chriscantyfoundation.org … [Continue reading...]