Massachusetts
Profile Type: Cultural Nonprofit
Cultural Nonprofit
World Unity Inc.

World Unity Inc. is a non-profit, founded in 1994 whose mission is to promote equality diversity and inclusion by raising self-awareness through the Sun poem and empowering and inspiring individuals through the arts, education and innovative ideas. The poem begins with a question: Are you greater than the sun/ that shines on everyone: Black, Brown,Yellow, Red and White/ the sun does not discriminate. (c) 1985 Sara Ting

This poem inspired: 

1 The founding of the organization

2. Vision to build the first landmark showcasing the Sun poem. See the design concept secured through a design competition with the Boston Architectural College: http://worldunityinc.org/worldunitylandmark.html 

3.Public service announcement to cultivate a mindset to value all people. The first PSA aired on CBS and NBC Network TV in 1986.  See the 2021 PSA:http://worldunityinc.org/assets/video/WorldUnityPSA2021final.mp4

4. Singing Equality across America and around the World, planting seeds of equality through a song. Produced a video to inspire educators across the US: http://worldunityinc.org/assets/video/WorldUnityJacklynOConnorCTAOne.mp4  See video of 800 children singing the song:http://worldunityinc.org/assets/files/We_all_See_the_Stars_v4.mp4 

5. World Unity Inc.'s 5 Minute Leadership Dialgoue designed to enlighten, empower and inspire.  See interviews with mayor, president of a university, Walmart and Comcast executive at: worldunityinc.org

Additional Links: 
Public Service Announcement
Program planting the seeds of equality through a song.
Inspiring educators to embrace program Singing Equality across America and around the World
Design concept for the World Unity Landmark promoting equality by showcasing the Sun poem.
  • Cultural Nonprofit

Contact Information

First Name: 
Sara
Job Title/Position: 
President
Fax: 
(617) 971-0317
Mailing Address: 
2 Eliot Place, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Physical Address: 
2 Eliot Place
Boston, MA 02130
Last Name: 
Ting
Phone: 
16175228645

About

Profile Type: 
Cultural Nonprofit
Primary Discipline: 
Literary Arts - General
Additional Disciplines: 
Humanities - General
Humanities - Literature
Literary Arts - General
Literary Arts - Children's
Literary Arts - Poetry
Literary Arts - Spoken Word
Media - General
Multi-Disciplinary
Music - General
Year Founded: 
1994
Populations Served: 
Adults
Businesses
Elders
Families
General Public
Immigrant Populations
Incarcerated (or Formerly Incarcerated) Individuals
LGBTQ Populations
Native American Tribes
Nonprofits
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Teens
Veteran/Active Duty Military Personnel
Youth-At-Risk
Institution/Business Type: 
Arts Service Organizations
Activities and Services: 
Arts for Social Change / Creative Activism
Arts in Healthcare
Broadcast Production
Community Arts
Creation of a Work of Art (Including Commissions)
Professional Development / Training
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
Multi-County Region
State
Multi-State Region
National
International