The oldest African-American incorporated town in America just achieved a brand-new designation. The town of Eatonville, Florida, was awarded the Culture of Health Prize by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the nation’s largest philanthropy dedicated to improving health and wellness.
Margaret Trudeau, the former First Lady of Canada and a mental health care advocate, reminds us that mental illness is not something we can overcome on our own. She spoke with Growing Bolder about her mission to make a difference.
When you become a big time, world wide rock star at the age of seventeen, what are you supposed to do when you’re 70? If there is something about music that keeps you “alive and well,” then this legendary guitarist seems to have discovered exactly what it is.
You know Senator John McCain’s story. You’ve seen the long list of his accomplishments and service. But you may not know this story, from a fellow Vietnam War POW, who served in a cell next to the future senator.
Life has never been easy for 98-year-old Annie Peters but that doesn’t mean she hasn’t enjoyed it. A recent cancer diagnosis has her thinking about death for the first time, but even that isn’t enough to diminish her passion for embracing all life has to offer. Her passion for savoring each second and the wisdom that comes with nearly 100 years in this world will inspire you to re-examine your own outlook on life.