Global Force for Healing – Ashland, OROur mission is to create, connect, and communicate about grassroots projects that demonstrate love as a primary force for healing, transformation, and sustainability.
1440 Foundation – Saratoga, CA1440 Foundation’s mission is to support programs and best practices that cultivate authentic relationship skills in education, wellness and the workplace. “Compassion is just the ability to see the connection between everyone and everything, everywhere—and to act on it.” – Marc Ian Barasch
Center for Healthy Minds – Madison, WIChange your Mind. Change the World. Led by world-renowned neuroscientist Dr. Richard J. Davidson, the Center for Investigating Healthy Minds at the Waisman Center, UW-Madison, conducts rigorous scientific research on healthy qualities of mind such as kindness, compassion, forgiveness and mindfulness.
Inner Kids – Los Angeles, CAThe New ABCs – Attention, Balance & Compassion are taught through games, activities, instruction and sharing to develop: (1) Awareness of inner experience (awareness of thoughts, emotions and physical sensations); (2) Awareness of outer experience (awareness of other people, places and things); and (3) Awareness of both together without blending the two. The program has been greatly influenced and shaped by the work of the following authors: Drs. Jon Kabat Zinn (Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction), Suzi Tortora (Dance Movement Therapy for Young Children); Jeffrey Schwartz (Mindfulness Based Training for OCD); Dan Siegel (Attachment/Attunement Theory); Alan Wallace (Cultivating Emotional Balance), as well as the Ojai Foundation Council Program.
The Heart-Mind Education Project – Alameda, CaliforniaEmpowering Students & Educators with Mindful Awareness. The Heart-Mind Education Project exists as a supportive and active contributor to the growing field of Mindfulness in Education. All trainings and services are provided in the interest of cultivating a more well-rounded educational experience for students, educators, parents, and others committed professionals such as MFTs and MSWs. St Luke’s Wood River Foundation – Ketchum, ID Mission: To accelerate the advancement of innovative programs and services that fundamentally improve healthcare experiences in our community. Vision: To guarantee the availability of resources and community expertise for achieving excellence in healthcare. Project Happiness – Palo Alto, CA Mission: Project Happiness is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering people with the resources to create greater happiness within themselves and the world.