Texas Collaborative Calls for Response to Mental Health Crises
In today's Solution of the Day, a collaborative offers a solution that would divert people with mental illnesses from receiving prison sentences by helping them seek treatment
Citizen of the Week: InKind Baking Project
Center City’s Molly Lester says you don’t have to march to be civically engaged. You can bake
Community Organization Leads to Power
In today's Solution of the Day, an activist and author teaches communities how to organize for political power.
The Citizen Updates: The Monkey & The Elephant
Cafe owner Lisa Miccolis is nominated for a Mayor’s Philly Hero award for her work with young adults who’ve aged out of foster care
Run for Local Office to Make Big Change
In today's Solution of the Day, a former protest organizer says to ditch the picket signs for real change.
The Citizen Recommends: Sister Power
WURD CEO Sara Lomax-Reese is hosting an event to highlight an important issue: black women
“Operation Peacemaker” Builds Trust
In today's Solution of the Day, a community leader in Richmond, California builds a relationship with gun offenders.
A low-cost EpiPen to ward off Rising Healthcare Costs
In today's Solution of the Day, a Maine doctor devises an affordable alternative to the lifesaving drug, which has skyrocketed in price.
Responding to Vacant Schools
In this Solution of the Week, we look to Kansas City, which involved the community in decisions about closed school buildings—with great success
Problem Solving Must-Reads: Berlin’s Rent-Control Laws Stabilize Prices
Plus: A Buffalo neighborhood's reconnection and students in Lancaster wear puzzle-piece pins to make a point