Content Tagged: Clinton Global Initiative

This Week’s Community Highlights!

It was a busy week for us. With the WIE symposium, the book launch for @PIH’s Paul Farmer, and Donna Karan’s appearance on CNN, our Twitter feed was abuzz. Many thoughtful women took to their smartphones in order to share… Read more »

Urban Zen at the Clinton Global Initiative

Jenna Bond-Louden, Director of Development, shares reflections from this year’s Clinton Global Initiative American meeting. ENGAGING BETTER TRAINING FOR WELLNESS AND PREVENTION WORKFORCE AT CGI AMERICA By Jenna Bond-Louden Last week, former president Bill Clinton convened the inaugural CGI America… Read more »

RETURN TO HAITI: ART AND SOUL – DAY 5 & 6

DAY 5 To me, children are everything. Their spirit, their energy, their purity, their creativity. Especially in a place like Haiti, where suffering is everywhere you look. We celebrate the opening day of St. Damien’s School, which is only grade… Read more »

RETURN TO HAITI: ART AND SOUL – DAY 1

Haiti speaks to my heart. It embraces everything we seek to accomplish at Urban Zen – the need to preserve culture, a crisis of healthcare, and a way to educate children to help secure a future of sustainability. I traveled… Read more »

Journey of My Two Worlds, Los Angeles

Two years ago, Urban Zen launched Nomad Two Worlds with the brilliant photographer Russell James. A creative collaboration of aboriginal art and Russell’s photos, Nomad Two Worlds celebrates native cultures in a modern context. The first exhibit was exclusively aboriginal… Read more »