Eric Kingrea

Rise Up

Ex-Juvenile Detainees Get Job Training and a Second Chance at This Dallas Restaurant

Dropping recidivism rates, one new job at a time.
Eric Kingrea
3.29.18
Livable Planet

The US Ski Industry Is Suffering from the Effects of Climate Change

Climate change is threatening a way of life, with billion-dollar industries and local economies potentially melting away.
Eric Kingrea
3.9.18
Frontier

How Your Career Can Survive the Next Wave of Automation

As mass automation flourishes, labor, tech and finance experts weigh in on the new brave new world.
Eric Kingrea
3.7.18
Voices

This Pop-Up Barbershop Gives Underserved and Minority Groups Free Haircuts

California-based barber and activist Jaz Limos's non-profit, Saints of Steel, provides marginalized communities with a simple service to get them back on their feet.
Eric Kingrea
2.23.18
Voices

Former Homeless Youth Share How They Were Able to Get Back on Their Feet

As youth homelessness continues to rise, former residents of Covenant House shelters tell us it's more important than ever to support organizations helping get kids off the streets.
Eric Kingrea
2.22.18
Rise Up

This Higher Ed Advocacy Group Wants to Eliminate Student Debt in California

Students average $35,000 in debt, but a free tuition advocacy organization wants to redefine how higher education is funded in their state.
Eric Kingrea
1.23.18
Voices

This Alabama Rock Star Wants To Remind You That Roy Moore is Not Normal

Drive-By Truckers frontman Patterson Hood on why the alleged sexual predator Roy Moore does not speak for his state and needs to bow out now.
Eric Kingrea
12.8.17
Rise Up

Thousands of Homeless Children in Honduras Now Have a Place to Call Home

Casa Alianza tries to shelter and protect the helpless in a place that seems designed, at almost every social level, to obstruct them.
Eric Kingrea
11.20.17
Frontier

Here's the Best Way to Browse Volunteering Opportunities in New York City

A new app hooks up users with volunteering opportunities throughout the city, and streamlines the process into a few swipes and a tap.
Eric Kingrea
11.15.17
Rise Up

People Are Sleeping on the Street For One Night to Raise Funds for Homeless Teens

On Thursday, thousands of people will be sleeping outside as part of the national movement to raise needed funds to combat teen homelessness.
Eric Kingrea
11.14.17
Rise Up

Some People are Boycotting Booze for LGBTQ Equality

Bars and liquor stores around the country are in quiet—sometimes not-so-quiet--revolt when politics gets into their booze.
Eric Kingrea
10.13.17
Frontier

This Coworking Space Helps Startups Achieve Their Missions for Social Good

The Centre for Social Innovation is like a Russian nesting doll of social impact movements.
Eric Kingrea
10.2.17
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