In a recent speech for Global Civic Society, PLAN co founder and Tyze Advisor Al Etmanski, spoke about the catalytic social effect individuals with disabilities can have. Etmanski sees people with disabilities as social agents: opening us up, revealing our kindness and slowing us down. Al names Tyze as one way to promote everyone’s contributions. Click on the image to watch seven thought provoking minutes on the power of belonging.
“We are a society too much in our minds”, says Etmanski, “yet our minds have not been successful in addressing our big social and environmental challenges. Our minds need to be accompanied by the soul, the heart, and the spirit.”
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