Gordon celebrates International Women’s Day at UN Headquarters
5 March 2014: As part of an International Women’s Day initiative, Roots of Empathy Founder/President Mary Gordon will be a guest panelist at Success for Progress at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. The panel brings together prominent social entrepreneurs and women who are leaders in their field.
Introducing the Roots of Empathy International Speaker Series
4 March 2014: This March, Roots of Empathy will be introducing its first International Speaker Series. Based in Ontario, the free series will connect policy-makers, educators, social services providers, academics, and community members, to mobilize new knowledge around relevant themes.
Join Mary Gordon in Washington, D.C.
10 February 2014: Mary Gordon, Founder/President of Roots of Empathy. Join the global award-winning social entrepreneur to hear about the science and art behind Roots of Empathy’s success on three continents, in reducing bullying while increasing empathy. Learn how private, public and public charter schools have collaborated to bring this internationally lauded program to D.C.
Roots of Empathy USA raises over $ 73,000!
28 January 2013: Roots of Empathy USA’s first Indiegogo campaign, Stop Bullying with Empathy, came to a conclusion at midnight, successfully raising over $ 73,000 including matched funds. Proceeds from the fundraiser will support 2013-2014 Roots of Empathy programming in the United States, bringing the total number of American children reached since we first entered the US to more than 13,000.
Roots of Empathy is on Facebook and Twitter!
5 January 2014: Roots of Empathy is now on social media! We have officially launched our Twitter and Facebook pages, and are excited to be joining the online conversations on empathy, education, and social and emotional learning.