Art & Creativity for Good

Stories About Using Art and Creativity To Make a Difference

Illustration of Gemma Styles

Gemma Styles: On ADHD, Community, and Activism

Gemma Styles joins us for a candid conversation about mental health, activism, social media, and how we can all make a difference by embracing our truest selves.
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Black calendar on colorful background, representing African American holidays

Ultimate Calendar of Holidays of Interest To Black Americans

Your simple guide to the dozens of Black and African American days, weeks, months, holidays, and anniversaries.
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Candy hearts with Valentine's Day quotes related to loving the environment and making a difference

23 Ways To Celebrate a Sustainable Valentine's Day

We’re here with a list of ideas to help you celebrate Valentine’s Day with the planet (and your favorite people) in mind.
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Arthur's Library Card with the words 'A Library of Things'

52 Nontraditional Items To Check Out At Your Local Library

Whether you’re stopping into your local library to check out a book, join a zine-making class, or even to grab a free pass to a nearby art museum, we can almost guarantee there’s an offering at your library that you haven’t even discovered yet. 
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Books about Hope: “The Book of Hope: A Survival Guide for Trying Times” by Douglas Abrams and Jane Goodall, “Ladder to the Light: An Indigenous Elder’s Meditations on Hope and Courage” by Steven Charleston, and “Hope in the Dark: Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities” by Rebecca Solnit

22 Books About Hope To Inspire Inspiration & Action

Hope has fueled movements, allowed us to seek solutions, and inspires us to keep moving forward. We’ve rounded up the best books to help you feel hopeful.
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Photos of the Best Anxiety Tattoo Ideas

26 Anxiety Tattoo Ideas To Remind You of Your Power

We’ve curated ideas and photos of anxiety-related tattoos (some popular, some creative) to give you a launchpad for a special design that might help you also find your way back to your body.
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The best examples of mental health tattoos

49 Meaningful Mental Health Tattoo Ideas

While everyone has their own experience with mental health and healing, we’ve brainstormed some mental health-related tattoo ideas to help you get the creative juices flowing.
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Art & Media Helpers 2022

Helpers 2022: People Using Art & Media for Good

Every year, The Helpers Edition of the Goodnewspaper highlights inspiring helpers in a number of categories. In this post we’re celebrating helpers in the Art & Media category.
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Best mental health newsletters: Wondermind, the Goodnewsletter, and Extra Focus

14 Mental Health Newsletters for a Happy & Healthy Inbox (2023)

We’ve gathered some of the most refreshing email newsletters seeking to destigmatize mental health, offering tools to cope, and creating safe online spaces for others to share their experiences...
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A photo collage of Odilia Romero, a research facility, Kate Brown, two men posing for the camera, and solar panels

Clean Energy, Firefighters, & Creativity - Good News This Week: December 17th 2022

Your weekly roundup of the best good news worth celebrating...
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