Next Saturday: ‘Pizza for Good’ in Bethel, Conn. for SCOTTY Fund

  More about SCOTTY Fund on their website: The goal of the SCOTTY Fund is two-fold. First, to help erase the financial burden associated with a critical illness. Grant money is given to children for medical expenses, transportation and other ancillary costs associated with the illness. Secondly, to provide family support including nightly meals, child care, [...]

WATCH: Two Do-gooder Updates From Ethan Brown & Sara Benincasa

Two quick video updates for you! Ethan Brown is our first - he's the fabulously successful "mathemagician" profiled in the pages of Pizza for Good. Now attending Andover, he's carving out opportunities to appear at schools, libraries and conferences—and has created a video in support of that effort: "People are finally getting excited about [...]

‘New York Delhi’ – The Best Naan Pizza You’ll Ever Taste

‘New York Delhi’ – The Best Naan Pizza You’ll Ever Taste

A few friends recently visited Tabla, a new Indian restaurant in Midtown Atlanta, and reported having naan with cheese on it. Naturally, a lightbulb went off over my head! The result is "New York Delhi"—an easy, non-yeast, pizza version of classic Indian bread. After hitting the Google for some easy-peasy naan recipes, I settled on [...]

April is Math Awareness Month – Celebrate with Ethan Brown

Pizza for Good profile subject Ethan Brown got some major-league ink in a recent Wordplay piece in The New York Times entitled "Ethan Brown's Magic Square." Here's an excerpt: We’ll start with the calendar’s leading presentation: a custom-created magic square by Ethan Brown, who is currently a freshman at Phillips Academy Andover. Mr. Brown has developed [...]

What’s ‘Pi’ Day without Pizza?

Happy Pi day everybody! Pizza for Good features Chapter 3: "Pi"—a snazzy ditty featuring a profile of Pi and Tau Evangelist and Mathemagician Ethan Brown. (We'll call it a "Pi-file.") Ethan says the subject of math in schools—where, as recently reported, the U.S. is lagging other countries in aptitude—is sometimes too specific, for a subject [...]

We May Be ‘Falling Behind Badly’, But Ethan Brown Is Making Math Cool

We May Be ‘Falling Behind Badly’, But Ethan Brown Is Making Math Cool

You may have seen the sad news recently that, compared to the rest of the world, U.S.-student scholastic aptitude is lagging way behind other countries. Our plight is summed up well by Fareed Zakaria: "While we're walking around going nowhere on a people mover, the rest of the world is on an escalator. In a [...]