Article Archive for Giving Back

“When you bring back the smile to one person, you also profit. The deepest happiness you can have comes from that capacity to...
Steve Peifer and his wife, Nancy, went to Kenya with a mission group nine years after their first child died in infancy. They...
A Q&A with EarthTalk, republished with permission. I heard a reference to “Earth-friendly chocolate” and was wondering about...
From 2007–2009, Gaiam's Thoughtful Tees program contributed more than $200,000 to charitable organizations around the world....
Buying "fair trade" products sounds like a good thing to do. But what does fair trade really mean? Does it make a difference? And...
Two Marines share how yoga keeps them steady during the stress of war in Iraq
When artillery fire is the sound you wake up to most days, you need all the yoga you can get. But the soundtrack to living in a...
Carbon offsets for Gaiam shipping
Feel powerless in the fight against global warming? An innovative program launched by Gaiam and The Conservation Fund may help...
Eradicate poverty through organic gardening. End war with meditation troops. Create world peace. These are the lofty ideas that...
You'll definitely make Santa's "Nice" list with these green holiday ideas.
This holiday season, make the planet merry too. Holiday traditions can take their toll on the Earth (think of all the wrapping...
Cultivate the spiritual in your everyday life
Spirituality exists in all traditions and cultures. You can put your spirituality into practice in your daily life through...