Our gratitude to Caring Economy leaders worldwide

Leaders are working together around the world to advance the Caring Economy and Partnership movements. The Center for Partnership Studies and the Caring Economy Campaign honor our program graduates who are making the world a better place. We are continually inspired to learn about the many creative ways that alumni are actualizing Partnership and Caring Economy principles in the world; their success […]

Consumer, citizen or …? Revisioning language for a partnership economy

We are excited to announce that Australia-based Caring Economy leader Sabrina Chakori has contributed a chapter in the new book Positive Steps to a Steady State Economy, edit. by Haydn Washington: Consumer, citizen or a new definition? The necessity to change both the term and our behaviour. Sabrina questions the assumption that to be a […]

May 24- Own Your Worth: Power to the People Who Care

Parents, teachers and caregivers do crucial, complicated, artful work. We give and protect life. We cultivate human potential. And the decisions we make on a daily basis are, quite literally, choices about how to evolve our species. Yet, many of us feel isolated, overworked, depleted, or downright invisible. The time is overdue to demand what […]

Caring Economy: the true power behind energy efficiency

Jeanine Otte, certified Caring Economy Advocate, helps families and businesses in the Chicago area reduce their energy use and save money by improving their energy efficiency. Jeanine: “Our research team has analyzed the benefits of energy efficiency to explore positive consequences outside of saving energy…especially those on a limited income…both the Caring Economy and the […]

October 22: Power to the Parents: Reclaiming our Voices, Our Worth, and Our World

Join us on Saturday, October 22, 10am -noon Pacific for a special 2-hour webinar: Power to the Parents: Reclaiming our Voices, Our Worth, and Our World It’s time for parents to recognize our economic value and claim our power as advocates for change! Join Parent Advocate and Caring Economy Leader Kate O’Rourke for this rare […]

Stronger Together: young Partnership leaders are making a difference

Young Partnership leaders are making a difference! On June 17, 2016 the Center for Partnership Studies hosted the Partnership Next Generation Summit: Seeding a Movement with over 20 young leaders in attendance. Key discussion points included: Where does the need for cultural transformation feel most urgent to the Next Generation? What are the specific applications of the Partnership model […]

Partnership in Action: Women’s Empowerment

Serena and Emma Glover are a great example of the power of Partnership. This mother-daughter team from Redmond, WA, both graduates of CPS’ leadership programs, are working together to develop learning presentations inspired by Riane Eisler’s lifelong work in cultural transformation. They have co-facilitated intergenerational women’s gatherings where they encourage story sharing in the context […]

Partnership education gives meaning to school and life

Fremont, CA: American High School English teacher John Creger writes about his popular and revolutionary Personal Creed project for high school students. https://jcreger.wordpress.com/2015/07/22/the-personal-creed-project-and-the-return-of-reflection/ Since 2013, several of John’s students have completed the Center for Partnership Studies’ Young Leaders Program. John’s student Kaavya writes: “The serious lack of thoughtful self-reflection, and no I don’t mean write […]

Brie Mathers on Girls as Ground Zero – from Hypersexualization to Partnership in Leadership

Brie Mathers, Caring Economy Conversation Leader and founder of Love the Skin You’re In, gave this powerful talk in February at the Humanity Conference, part of Stanford’s Global Innovation Summit. Brie focused on Partnership for Leadership and threaded the Caring Economy message in to her presentation. Brie commented: “At 12 minutes duration, it’s the fastest […]

June 23: Caring Economy Europe Online Conversation

Join us for an online gathering for members of the Caring Economy Europe group and others interested in hearing news and updates about the CE Europe live gathering in Lille, France June 4-7, 2015. Learn about Caring Economy Europe, share project updates, explore collaboration opportunities, and exchange resources and inspiration to continue the work. Learn […]