"Let purpose guide and motivate you so that you can truly enjoy your gifts and talents, while also making a positive impact."
Dr. Ben Houltberg
Former Thrive Center Faculty
Thrive Scholars Fellow, Fred Defoy discusses spiritual joy and vocational joy as resources to help us thrive in hard times.> Read More
Thrive Fellow, Esther Tan interviews an adult Third Culture Kid on how purpose has helped him navigate through COVID-19.> Read More
As we celebrate Mother’s Day in quarantine, Dr. Pam King invites all mothers to focus on their purpose in order to live a fulfilling life at home.> Read More
Dr. Pam discusses how spirituality can help us stay grounded, connected, and directed throughout challenges.> Read More
Transitioning to high school can be tough on youth. Discover how you can help them academically succeed through a growth mindset.> Read More
Dr. Stephanie Trudeau breaks down the Mamba Mentality framework and offers tips for how to integrate it into our own lives.> Read More
9 Prinicples to Effective Youth Service
It takes more than a single caring adult to help youth in disadvantaged communities reach their full potential – it takes a community. In It Takes A Community, Peter Samuelson examines 9 principles to help youth service organizations create supportive, values-driven communities that provide youth with the opportunities and relationships they need to thrive and lead a purposeful future.