The critical thinking coming from these “Thoughtful” leaders reflects the attitude of the nonprofit industry as a whole.
Maxey is the founder of DEAFinitely Dope, an organization that brings the deaf and hearing communities together through Hip-Hop music. Chance the Rapper recently invited Maxey and DEAFinitely Dope to interpret shows for the rest of his tour. It was an opportunity to bridge the gap between the hearing and deaf communities in front of major audiences around the country.ARTICLE LINK Watch Video
“Taking a stand” isn’t a new idea or a foreign concept. It’s a choice; an important choice that often few choose to make, usually out of ignorance, fear or indifference… but when we stand up for what we know is right, it helps others find the courage to do the same.
Ensuring we do not accept the status quo, starting and fueling conversations around the change we want to see in both ourselves and the world around us and doing what needs to be done is the only way forward. There are no shortcuts. The good news is that we can accomplish all of this hard and necessary work… if we do it together.Read More
Trees help clean the air we breathe, filter the water we drink, and provide habitat to our terrestrial biodiversity. Trees are now being burned and logged at astonishing rates in Tulum, Mexico. These forests provide jobs to thousands of local people and absorb harmful carbon from the atmosphere. It’s time to get your hands dirty and make a difference by volunteering to plant trees with us.Read More