News & Events

Read About Us in the Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal

August 10th, 2010

Champions of Caring, our youth program, was highlighted in the Summer Edition of the Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal. Thank you to Nick, Tine and Amy, Emily, and Alina for sharing our work!

To read the article and view the journal, follow the link below:

Barbara Shaiman honored as an Extraordinary Women

May 3rd, 2010


In March, Barbara was recognized by Society Hill Playhouse and Respect: The Musical for her efforts to promote respect in the community. Photo: Roe DeLuca of Act II Playhouse presents Barbara with her honor. Photo by Julie Miller

View Our Recent Speaking Engagment Video

May 3rd, 2010

Barbara Appears on Larry Kane’s Voice of Reason

May 3rd, 2010

On April 1,   Barbara appeared on Larry Kane’s Voice of Reason. The program, “The Power of One”, looked at what people of all ages can do to make a difference. Other guests included New Jersey State Senator Jeff Van Drew, and Sam Ravelli, a middle school student who helped to pass important legislation for dyslexic students in New Jersey. To listen to a podcast of the program, click on the link below:

Spend less, and give more

January 6th, 2010

Philadephia Inquirer columnist Annette John-Hall mentions “Live Your Legacy Now!” as she reflects on charitable gift giving this Holiday season.

Read the article: Spend less, and give more
By Annette John-Hall

Read About Barbara’s Speech at the German Consulate

December 9th, 2009

On November 18, 2009, Barbara was invited to address a group of dignitaries, educators and youth from Berlin and the Bronx at the German Consulate in New York City. Read more about her presentation:,archiveCtx=1998824.html