#New York City

  • Article: Detroit Rapper Big Sean Is Using His Music to Break Down Barriers Surrounding Poverty
    Education

    Detroit Rapper Big Sean Is Using His Music to Break Down Barriers Surrounding Poverty

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 19, 2017

    Big Sean has big dreams for ending extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: These Images of the WNBA's Pride Parade Float Are Giving Us Hope
    Citizenship

    These Images of the WNBA's Pride Parade Float Are Giving Us Hope

    July 19, 2017

    The WNBA broke boundaries at the New York City Pride Parade. Read more

  • Article: Google Donates $1M for LGBT Digital Memorial in NYC
    Citizenship

    Google Donates $1M for LGBT Digital Memorial in NYC

    By Tess Sohngen|June 19, 2017

    The announcement came one week before the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots. Read more

  • Article: New York's New Food Waste Bill Could Help Power NYC
    Food & Hunger

    New York's New Food Waste Bill Could Help Power NYC

    By Tess Sohngen|June 19, 2017

    A new bill could be the next step toward zero waste by 2030. Read more

  • Article: There’s a New Girl Scout Troop Just For Homeless Girls in NYC
    Girls & Women

    There’s a New Girl Scout Troop Just For Homeless Girls in NYC

    By James O'Hare|April 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Girls experiencing homelessness can still tagalong for leadership skills. Read more

  • Article: NYC Bodegas Are Shutting Down to Protest Trump's Travel Ban
    Citizenship

    NYC Bodegas Are Shutting Down to Protest Trump's Travel Ban

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 2, 2017

    Ham and cheese with a slice of democracy. Read more

  • Article: Where to Tune In to Watch the Global Citizen Festival 2016
    Citizenship

    Where to Tune In to Watch the Global Citizen Festival 2016

    Sept. 24, 2016

    Not in New York? You can still watch the Global Citizen Festival 2016. Read more

  • Article: tampons pads womens health NYC
    Girls & Women

    Periods just got easier for girls and women in NYC

    By Meghan Werft|June 22, 2016

    Lawmakers finally realize tampons are necessary for women’s health. Read more