What are the keys to a successful Reading Group or Book Club? Has such a group had an impact on you or your community? Congrats to the Seattle Reading Group that finished "Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life" by Karen Armstrong this week! They shared this short but intriguing homemade video with us.
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Posted on February 17, 2012 at 11:00am — 1 Comment
The Charter for Compassion team invites you to host a screening of "The Happy Movie" on February 11, 2012. This thoughtful and funny film was produced by Tom Shadeyac, who made "Bruce Almighty" with Jim Carrey and other top films.
The film shows the important link between happiness and compassion. It's a…Continue
Posted on December 21, 2011 at 12:00pm — 4 Comments
Congratulations to CAN! The "International Campaign for Compassionate Cities" is one of the inputs that helped spark the idea for the 2012 TED Prize Winner. What's the next step? Help the TED Prize team answer the question: "If you could make a wish on behalf of The City 2.0, what would it be?" Join the conversation to define the "Wish" that will inform how the $100,00 award is invested?…Continue
Posted on December 12, 2011 at 12:30pm
Dear Compassionate Action Network Community Members!
The Charter for Compassion needs only 49 signatures to cross the 80,000 mark! Please invite your friends, family and networks to take 15 seconds to add their name to the Charter at http://bit.ly/bUiU2k. The Charter won the 2008 TED Prize for Karen Armstrong. If it's helpful, here are two short videos produced by TED that will help people who are unfamiliar with the…Continue
Posted on November 9, 2011 at 6:46pm — 1 Comment
The general public is invited to attend a free screening of “Serving Life” on Sunday, July 24th from 2:00 to 3:30PM at the Center for Spiritual Living in Seattle. There will be a brief discussion and refreshments after the film. Everyone is welcome to attend but space is limited so please RSVP on the event page or send email…Continue
Posted on July 14, 2011 at 2:27pm