Creating a more just and loving world.

At Raising Imagination, we’re examining the social issues of the day through the lenses of imagination and inclusiveness to generate ideas, conversations and actions that span ideological differences to inspire activism and empathy in our children, our communities and the world at large.

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Celebrating the Diversity of Motherhood on National Book Lovers Day

Did you know August 9th is National Book Lovers Day? Me either. But the more I'm on social media (good? bad? ugly?) the more I realize there's a day for everything. I've wanted to find occasion to celebrate the gorgeously…

Ronnie Adams: Awakening a Spiritual Imagination

A white Baptist Preacher from Texas moves to NewYork City to engage in HIV/AIDS work in the early 90's.I give you Ronnie Adams, today's feature in our Tuesday Series: People who Help us Imagine More for Humanity. My first job…
Zakiyah Ansari: Imagining a World that Centers Honest Conversation about Systemic Racism & Classism
This isn’t only my story. It’s the story of mi familia.
Remembering Pulse Means Staying Focused
What I Learned about Feminism while writing a Gift Guide for Feminist Dads

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Support your Local Girl Gang

There is no better time to invest in girls than now. While walking on the other side of Houston Street one morning on the way to the F train, I noticed an inviting storefront with a neon sign "girls club."…

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Living Room Conversations

“You have to have imagination to see how you can meet everyone’s core needs.” A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of speaking with feminist, activist, and political revolutionary Joan Blades, co-author of The Motherhood Manifesto, founder of Moveon.Org,…

Choose Love Now

Karla, better known as the “love fairy,” and I met recently and what a thrill to learn she’s the founder of the “Parade for Love” now in its 4th year in NYC!  I lift up her vision, spirit, and upcoming…

Organization Spotlight: A Second U Foundation

Meet Hector Guadalupe, the Founder and Executive Director of A Second U Foundation, the nation’s first NGO that fuses the fitness industry & philanthropy. From time to time I will highlight inspirational people and organizations I believe elevate our collective…

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