Echoing Green’s Heart at Work interview series highlights individuals whose changemaking paths we admire. Like so many of us, their stories are not linear. Rather, they are creative, bold, and, at times, very different from what you might expect. Because when push comes to shove, even the most successful of us are works in progress.

Could Your Family Hold a Clue to Help you Find Your Purpose?

Could Your Family Hold a Clue to Help you Find Your Purpose?



This story is part of Heart at Work, a monthly series produced by Idealist.org and Echoing Green, in which we tilt the spotlight towards everyday people doing extraordinary work that makes the world a better place. Read more.



How a Break Dancer Finds Purpose Fighting Negative Stereotypes

How a Break Dancer Finds Purpose Fighting Negative Stereotypes



This story is part of Heart at Work, a monthly series produced by Idealist.org and Echoing Green, in which we tilt the spotlight towards everyday people doing extraordinary work that makes the world a better place. Read more.



How a Veteran Teacher Stays Committed to Social Change

How a Veteran Teacher Stays Committed to Social Change



This story is part of Heart at Work, a monthly series produced by Idealist.org and Echoing Green, in which we tilt the spotlight towards everyday people doing extraordinary work that makes the world a better place. Read more.



Playing the Businessman: NYU Professor David Purdy

Playing the Businessman: NYU Professor David Purdy




David Purdy exemplifies the winding path we celebrate at Work on Purpose. His career has included onerous years as the manager of a loan company, underpaid gigs as an actor and musician and now finally the deep fulfillment of teaching. We sat down with David to learn more about his heart at work.Read More.



Storytelling for Social Change: Interview with Pablo Toledo

Storytelling for Social Change: Interview with Pablo Toledo




Pablo Toledo, creative director at Camino PR, is a digital artist and community filmmaker and is inspired by the power of personal narratives to create social change. Read More.



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