This former Black Panther has created a refuge where young people can escape the violence in their lives, learn leadership skills and create art for social change.
Teaching tolerance by documenting our common humanity through photography
Inspired by her own tough childhood and one teacher's kind words, Higdon helps high school dropouts get diplomas — and marketable job skills to turn their lives around.
Nolan provides comprehensive services for the homeless, including permanent housing.
As co-founder of Shift in Minneapolis, Jan established a clearinghouse for ideas, programs and people seeking more satisfaction from work.