Retiring from the workforce to raise her kids, Debbie Frisch saw a need to help other caregivers create play spaces for children in under-served neighborhoods in Chicago.


A retired IT professional makes it her new passion and priority to rescue homeless pets and find them forever homes.


One San Francisco resident sets out to immortalize the colorful history of one of the city’s most eclectic and culturally significant districts.


A grassroots organization in Los Angeles aims to restore the city’s infamously concrete-lined river to its original glory and natural state.


A Navy veteran opens a network of business start-up incubators to help military veterans realize their entrepreneurial dreams.