The Joy of Generosity: 19 Children’s Picture Books
by Marsha Rakestraw Every holiday season there’s a bizarre conflicting focus on acquiring and sharing, getting and giving. Help bring…
If You Plant a Seed
Books
by Kadir Nelson Balzer and Bray, 2015. Grades PreK-2 When the seeds rabbit and mouse planted grow into a little…
12 Children’s Picture Books About Sharing
by Marsha Rakestraw One of the first lessons we’re taught as young children is about the importance of sharing. Yet…
On Meadowview Street
Books
Caroline and her family move to a suburb full of lawns and cookie-cutter houses on Meadowview Street. When she discovers…
The Kingdom of Mine
Books
When a young king inherits his father’s flourishing kingdom, he vows to continue his father’s legacy. But the young king…
The Man in the Clouds
Books
Every day, the “man in the clouds,” who lives at the top of a mountain, sits and looks at a…
Children of the Earth … Remember
Books
Trillions of animals and billions of humans live on our “brilliant blue world.” There was a time when humans and…
Four Feet, Two Sandals
Books
When relief workers bring donated clothing to the refugee camp in Peshawar, Lina discovers a sandal just her size. But…
3 Ways the Sharing Economy is Great for Humane Citizens & Changemakers
Image courtesy Flickr/Gavin Anderson. In the last few years, the phenomenon known as the “sharing economy” has exploded, and it…
Humane Educator’s Toolbox: “Share Spray” Video
Here’s a fun little video from our friends at New American Dream and The Sharing Solution, that’s useful for sparking…
New Dream Webinar: Learn to Start a Time Bank and Skill Exchange
Image courtesy gr0uch0 via Creative Commons. As more of us look for ways to create new systems that help create…
Giftivism: A Path Toward Generosity and Generativity
For my blog post today, I simply want to share this wonderful TEDx talk, Designing for Generosity. If, after you’ve…