SOCIETY AT LARGE

Society at large

This category offers some sort of flexibility and probably brings some sort of relief to those who can’t easily get into ‘standards” boxes. Here contributors can write in general about society, always from the social perspective. I do not want to write anything more, it is up to you, your creativity to find a way to fill this space

Experiencing Empathy

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My basketball injuries have helped me to have a bit more understanding of what it might be like to live with a disability

The Importance of Human Connection

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Two very special events occurred at the end of May. This is my writing about these events.

How assistive technologies can make the difference

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For those of us who are visually impaired, technology is a real boon as transformative devices can make us read and use computers like everyone else.

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Basketball for All

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Basketball is for everyBODY.

Family-Together, Together, Together

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My dad recently celebrated his 90th birthday, this is the story of that weekend

Speak Your Truth

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A recent visit to a local library provided a lesson in speaking up for what I feel is important

Building Partnerships: A Lesson in Patience and Corporate Social Responsibility

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The NBA, one of the largest sports leagues in the world, understands the need of Corporate Social Responsibility to spread its message

Journey to the NBA All-Star Weekend in Charlotte, NC

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On Friday February 15, 2019 a youth wheelchair basketball team, the BIIS PRIDE spent time with All-Stars and the Governor for a wonderful life experience. This is how it came to be.

When Opportunities Present Themselves

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Be open to the opportunities that life offers.

In search of new champions among business leaders: FOLLOW THE POLMAN'S WAY and make DISABILITY A PRIORITY

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The World Economic Forum is underway and more and more attention is being paid to the issues of disabilities. A special press conference will launch the The #valuable Campaign aimed at engaging business leaders in taking bolder approaches and attitudes towards the employment of persons with disabilities.For change to happen, we need to create bridges and new coalition led by local Business Leaders