The Stone Soup Leadership Institute develops educational tools, trainings, initiatives to prepare young and emerging leaders to build a more sustainable world. The Institute’s book and educational curriculum, Stone Soup for the World: Life-Changing Stories of Everyday Heroes inspire, educate, and empower. Founded on Martha’s Vineyard in 1997, the Institute is a 501c3 non-profit organization. The Institute has conducted 10 Summits on 3 islands in 2 countries. We’ve developed 5 youth leadership community initiatives: inner cities of Oakland, Cincinnati, Baltimore and islands of Vieques, Puerto Rico, Virgin Gorda, BVI, Martha’s Vineyard, and 3 Hawaii Islands (Lanai, Hawaii Oahu).