1. Type Investigations

    Type Investigations, formerly known as The Investigative Fund, incubates high-impact investigative reporting that holds the powerful accountable. On the site, you’ll read longform journalism published in partnership with media outlets.

    Essay
  2. Barrel Bag

    Barrel Bag, an organization founded by Northern California high school student Tucker Grooms, produces a compact, washable mesh bag made from recycled plastic bottles so beachcombers can pick up plastic and trash along shorelines around the world.

    Environment
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  3. Dame Cacao

    Dame Cacao is a resource for passionate chocolate lovers looking for the best chocolate and experiences around the world. Through her website and podcasts, Max educates people about cacao and dives into the global identity of chocolate — how it’s made and where to find it.

    Culture
  4. Brothers in Pen

    Since 1999, Zoe Mullery has taught a creative writing class every Wednesday evening at San Quentin State Prison. Brothers in Pen chronicles news and stories from the class and its students.

    Authors
  5. Essence

    Essence.com is where “Black girl magic comes alive.” Read entertainment, beauty, and lifestyle news for and about Black women and centered around African American culture.

    Culture
  6. Green Kitchen Stories

    David and Luise’s Green Kitchen Stories offers healthy and modern vegetarian recipes for the entire family. Their food photography, personal posts, and travel tips are also worth the visit.

    Cooking
  7. Riding Up Front

    Riding Up Front shares everyday stories from drivers and passengers of Uber, Lyft, and taxi rides to raise awareness of immigrant rights in the U.S. Stories are illustrated by artists all over the world.

    Art
  8. Novak Djokovic

    Novak Djokovic is a professional tennis player and winner of numerous championships and Grand Slams, including a record seven Australian Open titles, four Wimbledon titles, three US Open titles, and one French Open title. He is currently the men’s defending singles champion of Wimbledon.

    Sports
  9. Angelique Kerber

    Angelique Kerber is a professional tennis player, Olympian, and winner of three Grand Slam titles. She is currently the women’s defending singles champion of Wimbledon.

    Sports
  10. Doodlewash

    Charlie O’Shields founded his blog, Doodlewash, in 2015. It has since grown into a global community of passionate watercolor artists and provides resources and inspiration, including World Watercolor Month, a 31-day watercolor challenge held each July.

    Art