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A Book For Children Growing Up In Unconventional Families

A Book For Children Growing Up In Unconventional Families

"I'm not different" is a children's book that confronts the stigmas of a non traditional family set up. I feel it's important to address family life in a positive way, no matter the situation. Originally I wrote it for my own children...

"I'm not different" is a children's book that confronts the stigmas of a non traditional family set up. I feel it's important to address family life in a positive way, no...

#WeMetOnTheNet Campaign Celebrates Friendship People Start Online (Add Yours)

#WeMetOnTheNet Campaign Celebrates Friendship People Start Online (Add Yours)

#WeMetOnTheNet celebrates a concept of meeting online in a broad sense: from having a match on dating platform to approaching the people who have similar interests online. There is a shared belief associated with meeting people online nowadays. You notice it every...

#WeMetOnTheNet celebrates a concept of meeting online in a broad sense: from having a match on dating platform to approaching the people who have similar interests online. There is a shared belief...

Rethink Fundraising – My 360 Project

Rethink Fundraising – My 360 Project

My360Project is a fundraising company that works with nonprofit organizations. Every pair of shoes sold goes to help a child in a developing country. How it works: The nonprofit sells our shoes for their project or mission trip.

My360Project is a fundraising company that works with nonprofit organizations. Every pair of shoes sold goes to help a child in a developing country. How it works: The nonprofit sells our shoes...

These Messages From New York Show That There Is Something Much More Powerful Than Hate

These Messages From New York Show That There Is Something Much More Powerful Than Hate

Several months ago I stopped a diverse handful of strangers on the streets of New York and asked them a few questions about happiness and equality. What they told me was touching messages full of kindness that the world needs right now.  

Several months ago I stopped a diverse handful of strangers on the streets of New York and asked them a few questions about happiness and equality. What they told me was touching...

Woman With Use Of One Arm Can Knit Again With This Simple Trick

Woman With Use Of One Arm Can Knit Again With This Simple Trick

This is an amazing story of creativity, compassion and ingenuity! Debbie Weiss teaches knitting, crocheting and beading at The New Jewish Home in New York. She wants her students with physical limitations to be able to do the hobbies they love so...

This is an amazing story of creativity, compassion and ingenuity! Debbie Weiss teaches knitting, crocheting and beading at The New Jewish Home in New York. She wants her students with physical limitations...

This Jolly Santa Was Told To Get A Divorce. He Did This Instead

This Jolly Santa Was Told To Get A Divorce. He Did This Instead

Married for over sixty years, my Grandma Evelyn and Grandpa Gerald had more kids than fingers to count on (13 kids born, 9 surviving.) Though they were a big working class family, my grandparents were very generous with their time and...

Married for over sixty years, my Grandma Evelyn and Grandpa Gerald had more kids than fingers to count on (13 kids born, 9 surviving.) Though they were a big working class...

Girl With Cerebral Palsy Conquers The World One Dream At A Time

Girl With Cerebral Palsy Conquers The World One Dream At A Time

This is Saliwa Zain, or as I know her, Zanele and today she went on her first motorbike ride. Over the past year Zanele posed for me a number of times, all gorgeous photos, but these ones, are my favorite. Zanele...

This is Saliwa Zain, or as I know her, Zanele and today she went on her first motorbike ride. Over the past year Zanele posed for me a number of times,...

Young Activists Collected More Than 3 Tons Of Rubbish In Albanian Beaches

Young Activists Collected More Than 3 Tons Of Rubbish In Albanian Beaches

The Albanian coastline is one of the most beautiful and unique coastlines in the region of Western Balkans. Its infrastructure being developed only during the recent years, its marvelous beaches went through a very fast and uncontrolled development. Along with...

The Albanian coastline is one of the most beautiful and unique coastlines in the region of Western Balkans. Its infrastructure being developed only during the recent years, its marvelous beaches...

Women Have Opened A Cafe In India For Fellow Victims Of Acid Attacks

Women Have Opened A Cafe In India For Fellow Victims Of Acid Attacks

In South Asia, women and children particularly little girls face a singularly brutal threat, one that is chillingly common: acid attacks. Women have nitric or sulfuric acid thrown onto their faces for some perceived transgression, rendering them permanently disfigured, causing...

In South Asia, women and children particularly little girls face a singularly brutal threat, one that is chillingly common: acid attacks. Women have nitric or sulfuric acid thrown onto their...

Shapereader, A Comic For Blind Readers

Shapereader, A Comic For Blind Readers

Shapereader is a tactile language, specifically designed to allow the creation of universally accessible narrative works of tactile literature for, and from a visually impaired readership. The Shapereader consists of an ever expanding repertoire of anaglyph shapes called tactigrams designed to provide...

Shapereader is a tactile language, specifically designed to allow the creation of universally accessible narrative works of tactile literature for, and from a visually impaired readership. The Shapereader consists of an ever...

After Overcoming Depression I Send Out Positive Messages To People Every Monday Morning

After Overcoming Depression I Send Out Positive Messages To People Every Monday Morning

When I was fighting depression, I created a special notebook where I would write positive messages to myself. I received so much support and lessons from the people around me. I signed up for a positive thinking course, started meditating, read...

When I was fighting depression, I created a special notebook where I would write positive messages to myself. I received so much support and lessons from the people around me. I...

I Leave Colourful Bundles Of Flowers For Strangers To Brighten Their Day

I Leave Colourful Bundles Of Flowers For Strangers To Brighten Their Day

'A Bouquet a Day' was a small project I created last Spring/Summer on my Instagram account to highlight the benefit of bringing a little bit of unexpected happiness to someone else's day. I collect flowers everyday on my walks; most of...

'A Bouquet a Day' was a small project I created last Spring/Summer on my Instagram account to highlight the benefit of bringing a little bit of unexpected happiness to someone else's...

I Try To Make Kids With Cancer Smile Using Virtual Reality Technology

I Try To Make Kids With Cancer Smile Using Virtual Reality Technology

Hello boredpandas! It's my first post here - be gentle. For over a year now I've been exploring the potential of virtual reality to help children in medical facilities who face difficulties everyday. My project Virtual Dream is a non-profit activity that...

Hello boredpandas! It's my first post here - be gentle. For over a year now I've been exploring the potential of virtual reality to help children in medical facilities who face...

How 80 Musicians Turned A Pool Into A Concert Hall

How 80 Musicians Turned A Pool Into A Concert Hall

How many times have you got the chance to attend a symphonic concert in your bathing suit? The visitors of one of the largest thermal centres in Europe got this once in a lifetime opportunity. They were relaxing in the pool,...

How many times have you got the chance to attend a symphonic concert in your bathing suit? The visitors of one of the largest thermal centres in Europe got this once...

5-Year-Old Born With An Underdeveloped Hand Gets A 3D Printed One

5-Year-Old Born With An Underdeveloped Hand Gets A 3D Printed One

Five-year-old Isabella loves Care Bears. A lot. So, when Mechanical Engineer Bethany Casarez and Industrial Designer Ava DeCapri at FATHOM were designing her a custom 3D printed hand, there was no doubt it would be all things related—pink, personalized, and adorned...

Five-year-old Isabella loves Care Bears. A lot. So, when Mechanical Engineer Bethany Casarez and Industrial Designer Ava DeCapri at FATHOM were designing her a custom 3D printed hand, there was no...

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