Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2017’

The Amazing Way Bicycles Change You| Anthony Desnick | TEDxZumbroRiver

(17:17) Tony Desnick, Director for Development and New Projects with Nice Ride Minnesota, makes the case that bikes are saving the world from itself. Bicycles really do change you and, in amazing ways, change the community around you.

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A practical way to help the homeless find work and safety | Richard J. Berry

(12:22) Published on Sep 1, 2017 When Richard J. Berry, the mayor of Albuquerque, saw a man on a street corner holding a cardboard sign that read “Want a job,” he decided to take him (and others in his situation) up on it. He and his staff started a citywide initiative to help the homeless by giving them day jobs …

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Managing Change I Mitty Chang at Rotary International Assembly

(18:13) Imagine the world a century from now … what technology will exist and what will Rotary’s role be?

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3 reasons why we can win the fight against poverty | Andrew Youn

(13:15) Half of the world’s poorest people have something in common: they’re small farmers. In this eye-opening talk, activist Andrew Youn shows how his group, One Acre Fund, is helping these farmers lift themselves out of poverty by delivering to them life-sustaining farm services that are already in use all over the world. Enter this talk believing we’ll never be …

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Power Foods for the Brain | Neal Barnard | TEDxBismarck Dr. Barnard has led numerous research studies investigating the effects of diet on diabetes, body weight, and chronic pain, including a groundbreaking study of dietary interventions in type 2 diabetes, funded by the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Barnard has authored over 70 scientific publications as well as 17 books. As president of the Physicians Committee, Dr. Barnard leads …

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“It's not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.” ― Mother Teresa