For Giving Tuesday, give voice to economic inequality

I just listened to storygatherers in Wisconsin share how moved they were by the vulnerability and intimacy of their interviews with people for the 1500 Stories project, and they are contributing roughly 50 new interviews to the collection. Your donation can help us edit and share these stories with wider audiences. If you believe in the power of stories to build connections and empathy, consider spreading the word in your networks about our Giving Tuesday campaign. Thanks so much!  https://www.givecampus.com/h6drkj Continue reading For Giving Tuesday, give voice to economic inequality

In This Together: Working in Silicon Valley

How can we thrive, and not just survive, in the Silicon Valley?  Join the 1500 Stories Project in partnership with Silicon Valley Rising and the Tech Workers Coalition for an evening of community building around economic inequality in the Silicon Valley.  Come share your work stories, meet others in your community and discover ways to make a difference. On Thursday February 28, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm in the theater lobby at Mexican Heritage Plaza, we invite you to In This Together: Working in Silicon Valley.  1500 Stories is a collaborative art and digital storytelling project about economic inequality in the U.S. … Continue reading In This Together: Working in Silicon Valley

For Giving Tuesday, help 1500 Stories give voice to economic inequality

1500 Stories has gathered nearly 500 stories from people at different economic positions in the Silicon Valley, New Jersey and Wisconsin.  You can help those stories reach a wider audience by either making a donation or becoming an advocate for 1500 Stories for Giving Tuesday this year.  Go to https://www.givecampus.com/schools/FoothillDeAnzaFoundation/1500-stories and share the link in your social media networks.  If you believe that stories can help us connect and build empathy across our differences, then 1500 Stories could use your help! Continue reading For Giving Tuesday, help 1500 Stories give voice to economic inequality

From Strangers to Neighbors: Community Forums on Economic Inequality

How can we thrive, and not just survive, in the Silicon Valley?  Join the 1500 Stories Project and Sacred Heart Community Service for the second of two evenings of community building around economic inequality in the Silicon Valley.  Come share your story, meet others in your community and discover ways to make a difference.  On Thursday October 25 from 6:30-8:30pm in the Visual and Performing Arts Center at De Anza College, we explore our Silicon Valley dreams and doubts.  There will be refreshments in the lobby beforehand and the Euphrat Museum of Art will open at 6pm so that visitors … Continue reading From Strangers to Neighbors: Community Forums on Economic Inequality