Articles by Jeff McGinnis, Jason Webber, Sonny Forrest, and Athena Cocoves.
Photos by Nick Amrhein, taken in the beautiful lobby of Renaissance Toledo, which was graciously provided by the downtown hotel.
Progress starts with an idea, but not every idea gives rise to a movement. Passion, hard work, compassion and courage transform an idea into something more. While we are all capable of crossing the line between “concept” and “change,” not all of us take the extra step to allow our ideas to reach their full impact. As the philosopher Alfred North Whitehead once said, “Ideas won’t keep. Something must be done about them.”
Meet eleven Toledoans who have done something about their ideas and put into motion something bigger than themselves.