The voice is alive. That is what gives it the power to move and stir others. The feeling in a voice enters through the ears, “the gateway to the spirit,” travels deep into the heart, rousing it and stimulating a reaction, which manifests as action.

Stories of Hope

The Spirit of Reverence for Life

Wangari Maathai

Wangari Maathai will be forever remembered for empowering women and protecting our planet. She also promoted the Japanese “mottainai” spirit—treasuring life and wasting nothing.

Stories of Hope

A Message of Hope

Hazel Henderson

In the 1960s, “ordinary housewife” Hazel Henderson fought successfully to secure the right for children to breathe clean air.