India 2.0 | What transformation looks like…

Last week, I journeyed back to India. I rarely ever go back to the same place twice. Call it the curse of wanderlust… always yearning for new, different, exciting places to visit/experience. So, being given the opportunity to return to India and specifically to Bangalore, where Daughters of Hope is located, turned out to be an incredibly enriching experience. Last year, I visited my

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Human Trafficking Awareness Month – What can you do?

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I have been loving seeing awareness of Human Trafficking skyrocketing this year. January 11 was Human Trafficking Awareness Day, and the whole month of January is dedicated to learning more and doing more to end trafficking and modern slavery. Every day I see posts up by activists, organizations, NGO’s, actors, moms, magazines and businesses advocating various ways to encourage and equip the average person

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When do you feel God’s pleasure? (at AnotherJennifer.com)

Thanks to the amazing #AYASummit experience, I have been able to connect with a fantastic group of women – bloggers, social activists, writers and more. Jennifer Iacovelli invited me to guest post on her site, Another Jennifer today. It’s a very personal and practical post. Head over to Jennifer’s site for the whole post, but here is a taste:    Yesterday, I did my

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#GivingTuesday Gift Guide

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Whew… what a weekend of incredible sales and deals. #BlackFriday and #CyberMonday are forces to be reckoned with. Enter #GivingTuesday, a global movement of collective generosity. It’s a day to celebrate giving, to show we can give as well as we can get here in America.  Check out the Giving Tuesday network, or check the trending #GivingTuesday hashtag. So much good is happening today, I

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Ethical Holiday Shopping | The Root Collective

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So we have talked about TOMS Marketplace and the newly launched and fabulous TO THE MARKET (TTM). Today, I am going to introduce you to another wonderful company doing a lot of good.   I recently got connected with Bethany, founder and chief designer of The Root Collective. Besides being fabulous, she has a heart of gold. We met in person at The Holiday

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#ACourageousOne | by Bronwyn Lea

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Every now and then I stumble onto something just brilliant. I think “THIS IS IT! This is what do a little good is all about. Simple, easy, POWERFUL action steps to fight injustice.” These simple, EASY acts or responses, when done collectively by our friends, family and networks are powerful waves of justice and compassion that can produce a world of good for those who

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TO THE MARKET | Survivor-Made Goods (TTM)

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One of the highlights of my time at the #AYASummit hosted by ONE Girls & Women, was meeting Jane Mosbacher Morris.  Jane sat on a panel with Barrett Ward, founder of FashionABLE, Sydney Price of Kate Spade NY’s on purpose brand, and Petronella of Heifer International speaking about economic empowerment for women. (Jane and I wearing our HOPE Products sari infinity scarves at #AYASummit)

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TOMS Marketplace | Ethical Shopping

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This year I have been signing up to be an affiliate for many of the brands I believe in, have been promoting and using for years now. I have not posted much about it, because frankly I haven’t really figured out how to work it into the rhythm of Do A Little Good. I want to make it clear that I will never advocate

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#AYASummit with ONE Girls & Women | My Favorite Soundbites

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My last post was more of a personal response and reflection of the phenomenal #AYA Summit held in DC last week by ONE Girls & Women. I mentioned most of the speakers and panel discussions, but didn’t even mention how amazing my fellow attendees were. WOW. Talk about a room full of POWERFUL, passionate, dialed-in, successful, talented, compassionate DOERS OF GOOD in our world…

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#AYASummit with ONE Girls & Women| My ONE Moment

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I am still processing the most jam-packed, illuminating, empowering, motivating, mind-blowing 48 hours I have had to date. Otherwise known as the AYA Summit hosted by the ONE Campaign’s Women and Girls initiative and hosted at the GOOGLE headquarters in DC. Here is a short news clip about the Summit: http://www.wusa9.com/story/news/local/dc/2014/10/24/bloggers-making-a-difference-aya-summit-one-africa/17822443/ I don’t even have my hand-scribbled notes transcribed, yet. There were the mind-blowing

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