Chris Peak is a staff writer for NationSwell. He previously worked for Newsday, the San Francisco Public Press and the Point Reyes Light. Contact him at [email protected]
Students benefit from this digital platform — even when they're not sitting in front of a computer.
Low-income residents in South Central Los Angeles and Appalachia and the homeless in New Orleans could be affected.
We need to bring women’s needs, voices and perspectives into the systems that govern how we live together, says NationSwell Council member Carla Goldstein.
With this job placement program, immigrant women become the voice of the sick.
When it comes to social impact businesses, there's a tension between what's perceived and what's reality.
With a curriculum that integrates traditional studies with specialized drug counseling, can it keep teens sober?
In various counties across the nation, no longer will you hear, "9-1-1, what's your emergency?"
Students at the Trade Institute of Pittsburgh are working with reused materials to rebuild their lives and their communities.
NationSwell Council member (and surfing aficionado) Paul Polizzotto founded CBS EcoMedia with one goal in mind: to leverage the power of advertising to impact real social change.
To celebrate Peace Corps week, NationSwell uncovers how one Pacific state recruits more volunteers than anywhere else.
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