For nearly 20 years, the George Kaiser Family Foundation (GKFF) has concentrated on creating opportunities for disadvantaged children and families in Tulsa by supporting early childhood education, efforts to prevent teen pregnancy, and a host of other social services.
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Katherine Ortiz sat at her kitchen window in Red Hook, Brooklyn, watching the rain and wind build the evening of October 29, 2012. Then, around 8 p.m., almost exactly as Hurricane Sandy made landfall, block by block, the lights turned off.
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Internet leaks are, depending on the type of person you are, either great or bad news — and there’s really no in-between. Some revel in reading and discussing the latest rumors of, say, the next iPhone or the next Avengers movie.
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Urban farmer Rachel White walked up, down, and around the raised garden beds, watering her most recent plantings. Every few moments, she would pause and scratch her arms, which were tanned from the summer sun, but itchy from harvesting.
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Swiss Re is a global reinsurance company that uses ArcGIS to create CatNet, an online hazard atlas that includes high resolution maps for any natural risk including floods, river flood zones, seismic hazards, volcanoes, tropical cyclone tracks, wind speed and more.
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