Thoughts on ABC’s Story on Santa Ana Homelessness

***UPDATE: These are my personal feelings on my personal blog on the story and not related to my relationship to any other organization.*** Telling the world our friends experiencing homelessness here in Santa Ana are dangerous, crazy and sex offenders and that officers need special training just to “handle” them. Then making the officers seem […]

We all want to change the world

I spent lunch with heads of Corporate Social Responsibility, Public Affairs and Marketing departments from several large national coporationss as we got together to discuss our strategic plan for an advisory council (for a large educational non profit) we sit on. [quote float=”right”]I do not know the answer. But i hope we can all work […]

year end giving guide 2011

Each year i like to put together a list of orgs that i believe in, trust and respect for your year end giving and tax planning considerations. Additionally, this year i am also making some gift giving recomendations as well. I am connected to them in varying degrees (and I disclose that with each one) but […]

It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of […]