Arts, Culture & Entertainment

Art has the ability to both reflect and shape the culture and society in which artists reside. From the movies we watch to the music we enjoy to the clothing we wear, the role art plays in our lives is undeniable. Despite the central role it plays, the arts are often undervalued and underappreciated. But today, changemakers in the creative economy are reshaping the ways we understand the world around us, and the ways in which we work, relax, and live our daily lives.

Portrayals of Mental Illness in the Media
Portrayals of Mental Illness in the Media Have Been Inaccurate and Dehumanizing. MTV Plans to Change That.

A recent study revealed the lack of truly representative portrayals of mental illness in the media. By working with experts, MTV hopes to be part of a new wave of positive mental health storytelling and activism.

Lecrae on Community Activism & Impact-Focused Ideas for Movie Night

Artists of all kinds are using their talents to inspire community activism and social change movements.

6 Films About Social Impact and Sustainability to Stream

Social impact and sustainability are becoming central to contemporary film as our society feels increasingly entrenched in chaos. Whether they act as a backdrop to a larger story of romance or play the main focus of the film, social impact and sustainability have made a notable impact on the landscape of cinema.

Brixilated Created a Mindfulness Curriculum That Uses Lego® to Help Individuals With Their Opioid Recovery Journey

In episode 99 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, we speak with Adam Mullins, founder of Brixilated,…

Jake Orak Ethnotek Founder
Interview with Jake Orak, Founder of Ethnotek on his Decade Long Journey in Social Entrepreneurship

In episode 95 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Jake Orak, founder of Ethnotek on…

Lecrae Causeartist
A Conversation with Lecrae on Using Music, Writing, Activism, and Venture Capital to Inspire Local Communities

In episode 94 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Lecrae, the multiple Grammy…

Panafrica Sneakers
Meet PANAFRICA, the Sneaker Company Investing in Education and Job Training Across Africa

In episode 84 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Hugues Didier, Co-founder…

Bridget Hilton - LSTN Headphones
The Epic Journey of LSTN Headphones Giving the Gift of Hearing to Over 35,000 People Around the World

In episode 83 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Bridget Hilton, Founder…

Holidays: The Sustainable and Ethical Gift Guide For Conscious Consumers

Getting through the holiday season can be a real challenge for the conscious consumer. For…

Positivity Pays Releases Heroes Trading Cards Featuring Impact Leaders
Positivity Pays Releases Heroes Trading Cards Featuring Impact Leaders

The new deck of Heroes Trading Cards 2021 series, is the latest collection of full-color,…

Dustin Young - Co-founder of Our Own
Our Own is an Innovative Nonprofit Strengthening Underserved Communities Through Life-Changing Experiences

In episode 81 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Dustin Young, Co-founder of Our…

A world's fair of sustainability
Marketplace of the Future Invites You To The World’s Fair of Sustainability

NEW YORK, Sept. 2020 – What does a time beyond the challenges of Climate Change…

13 Incredible Artivists Using Recycled Materials in Their Art

Like a “phoenix out of the trashes” artists raise awareness of the pollution crisis and…

Someone Somewhere Travel Bags
Social Good Lifestyle Label, Someone Somewhere, Expands in the United States

Someone Somewhere is a socially conscious, lifestyle/fashion brand that started in Mexico in 2016. They…

Edvo
Meet Edvo, the Educational Tool to Empower Life Long Learning for Billions Around the World

In episode 69 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Shireen Jaffer CEO of Edvo…

Fashion That Connects People and The Planet with WeAreLabeless
Fashion That Connects People and The Planet with WeAreLabeless

In episode 28 of the Impact India podcast, I chat with Pallavi Yadav and Mehak…

milk fabric
This Biotech Company Turns Milk Waste Into Protein Fiber to Revolutionize Sustainable Clothing

In episode 57 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, we speak with Robert Luo, Founder…

THE NEW BREED Film
The New Breed Follows Three Social Entrepreneurs as They Build Their Social Enterprises

This is the film I have been waiting for! THE NEW BREED is a documentary…

Games are Being Used to Drive Real World Social Impact
How Games are Being Used to Drive Real World Social Impact

I know nothing about gaming, what’s this industry even look like? You’d be surprised, but…

A Place at the Table
The Pay What You Can Cafe Model May Revolutionize the Restaurant Industry in America

In episode 49 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Maggie Kane, founder…

Italian Craftsman
Crafted Society is on a Mission to Fund and Preserve the Artisans of Italy

In episode 45 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Martin Johnston, Co-founder…

Future of Travel With Sustainable Travel Network
Creating the Future of Travel With Sustainable Travel Network

In episode 19 of the Impact India podcast, I chat with fellow Sustainable Travel Network…

Turning Recycled Plastic Into Clothes
The Future of Fashion: Turning Recycled Plastic Into Clothes

Little do people know, but every piece of plastic ever made is reported to still…

Sports and the Environment
Sports and the Environment: Eco-Friendly Sports on the Rise

Like every global activity, such as industry and tourism, sports of today are starting to…

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20 Inspiring African Americans Impacting The World Through Social Impact Innovation

In honor of Black History Month I wanted to find a way to spotlight some…

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An Introduction To The Green Filmmaking Ecosystem And Sustainable Film Production

At Chouette Films, we merge the worlds of academia and/or the third sector with the…

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16 of the Best Travel Startups That Make It Easy To See The World And Work Remotely

Remote working is more and more becoming the norm for the next generation of the…

Breweries Creating Social Impact
7 Sustainable Breweries Impacting the World Through Delicious Beer

As a beer lover I have been amazed at the industry explosion over the past…

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11 Social Good Ventures Impacting The World Through Music

Music is in all of our lives everyday. It has the power to make us…

5 Reasons Minimalism in Fashion is Growing

In case there are still a few souls out there who are not in the…