I remember being 15 years old and being so excited that my first warped tour was coming up in a few months, looking for any way to improve my first experience I came across an organization that for a simple blood donation would give you a backstage pass for your warped tour date. The thought of being able to walk around the bus area with the likes of Thursday, Underoath, and Rise Against was just to much to pass up [...]
This past summer I had the great opportunity of meeting with an amazing woman, Brigid Hubberman, who started her very own nonprofit in Ithaca, NY called The Family Reading Partnership. When I first met Brigid, I was only about a few months into starting Kids Who Draw and was excited to meet her and be able to get advice and a second opinion on everything KWD was up to. In talking with her, I was able to gain a lot [...]
To be honest, at first I really didn’t have a great understanding of what fair trade was even though it sounds pretty self-explanatory. It wasn’t until after my usual Harry Potter character stalking, that I came across an interview with Emma Watson and became a lot more interested in what it actually is. Watson spoke about fair trade, explained how it works, the importance of why we should all buy fair trade products and her new line featured at People [...]
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