Touchstone Story: Wave Upon Wave

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

On Dec. 26, 2004, a 9.0-plus magnitude earthquake occurred under the Indian Ocean near the west coast of Sumatra in Indonesia. Within hours, a series of immense waves…

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Touchstone Story: Feeding the Hungry

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Lions have long been deeply involved in the global effort to relieve hunger. It’s a big fight: poor nutrition contributes to the death of more than 3 million…

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Touchstone Story: Making a Mark

Friday, November 18, 2016

The earliest civilizations left behind clues that revealed what mattered to them, in the form of artifacts or buildings that have stood the test of time: pyramids rising…

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Touchstone Story: The Impulse to Serve

Friday, November 11, 2016

Melvin Jones had been a member of the Business Circle of Chicago, a lunch club for business men, for several years when he began pondering a question: “What…

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Touchstone Story: Melvin Jones

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Melvin Jones was a dreamer, a doer and a pragmatist. He was an energetic, extroverted salesman who in private hours would reread Shakespeare. What better man to found…

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