Worldmaker Racial Justice

July Racial Justice

Worldmakers… shining a light on issues of racial injustice in your community and taking action toward a more inclusive, peaceful and just world. We see you. As a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping create a world where all can thrive – where everyone has an opportunity to create a life of connection, meaning and wellbeing – we stand in solidarity with you.  Over the past months, our organization has actively grappled with this question: how can we better contribute to…

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Mollie Marti shares her thoughts on Worldmaker

A note from our CEO

It’s hard to believe how taking action from that “not on my watch” moment years ago when my community was senselessly losing young lives has propelled our Worldmaker team through hundreds of thousands of miles traveled and lives touched across the U.S. and around the world, This is a testament to the power of starting where you are with what you have and taking action to pave a better way forward together. At every step, from our community work to…

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6th Annual Resilience Summit: Military Resilience and Well-Being

6th Annual Resilience Summit: Military Resilience and Well-Being

At the National Resilience Institute, we dedicate ourselves to collaboratively generating solutions to some of America’s greatest psychosocial challenges. One issue has threaded itself through our work from our earliest days as a community resiliency project through our growth as a nonprofit human resilience resource for our nation: suicide prevention. Through rising rates of suicide from our youth, military service members, Veterans, crisis responders, and American farmers, we have sought to better understand the dynamics and call for more open…

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Mollie talks about resilience

What is resilience and why does it matter?

By: Mollie Marti, PhD, JD In collaboration with Rush University, the National Resilience Institute sat down with some presenters from our 4th annual Resilience Summit to discuss hot topics in human resilience. With perspectives in youth resilience, veteran trauma recovery, and community resilience, we addressed the question: What is resilience and why does it matter? “We’re now in a position where we can begin to understand why most people are resilient. What are they doing? Why is it that most…

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Resiliency Matters Dr. Mollie Marti – Stacey Walker

Dr. Mollie Marti and Stacy Walker, an elected Supervisor from Linn County, Iowa, talk about the Safe, Equitable and Thriving Communities created to help gun violence and systemic poverty. Stacy is an active political activist and writer with his work published in Quartz Magazine, Little Village Magazine and many other outlets. Ready to truly engage in resilience building, community engagement, and outreach? Tune in!

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