In an era where face-to-face conversations and contact are declining, building connections, resilience and empathy can make all the difference for kids’ well-being.

See how teens are tackling social isolation at our Makers of Good Teen Summit.

Our goal is to help teens, parents and teachers build more meaningful connections and create a more inclusive & empathetic community.

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The inspiration to create connections.

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FEATURED PROJECT

Makers of Good Teen Summit

Conference bringing teens together from across the country to develop strategies for overcoming social isolation.

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FEATURED PROJECT

WE Are Love Project

Spread love in your community. Use these WE Are Love resources to plan and kick off your own local campaign.

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Milton Hershey

A LEGACY OF HEARTWARMING

Continuing Milton Hershey’s Mission

Building connections with those around us has never been more important for our children, and the future of our communities.

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RESEARCH MATTERS

Teaming Up With the Best

Learn what Hershey and Harvard are doing to help parents set their kids up for success.

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Meaningful connections and friendships are essential in today's complex world. We believe that the smallest heartwarming gesture can make a big difference. That's why we're partnering with leading organizations to promote social and emotional connections at home, school and in the community.

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SCHOOL

COMMUNITY


Great Minds, Working Together

We’re partnering with organizations and experts doing great work in communities everywhere.

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Small Steps for Big Changes

Use these resources to learn more about the power of heartwarming actions.

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