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Arc Benders was created to celebrate everyday superheroes who are changing their communities without the expectation of any reward.
The name "Arc Benders" is inspired by the quote from Theodore Parker, "the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice," which was made famous by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The Latest Arc Benders
Episode 5: Persistence + Storytelling + A Place at the Table Maggie Kane, Founder & Executive Director
“What got me started, if it was one piece of advice, my old mentor said to me, and this is prior to A Place at the Table, ‘Maggie, your greatest passion meets halfway with the world’s greatest need.’… to me, it really stuck with me and that’s why A Place at the Table is here. My greatest passion is loving people. My greatest passion is making people feel included and welcomed and loved and cared for. That means people with means and without means. I think Raleigh’s greatest need was a place like this. A place that really brought the ‘haves’ and the ‘have-nots’ together.”Continue reading →
“Know what your goal is. Know why you’re going into it: what you’re trying to achieve or what needs to be different and try to stay proximate to that goal as you can.”Continue reading →
Episode 3: Scottish Soccer Hooligans + Prioritizing People + Designing Your Life Caitlin Kawaguchi, Social Impact & Communications Strategist
“If you don’t have a long term plan for success and the right people on board, it can be really hard to get beyond the first year or two of incredible impact & be able to scale.”Continue reading →