In Peru, host Sol Guy takes the one and only Cameron Diaz high into the Andes mountains to meet medicine man and community leader Puma Singona. Puma, an indigenous Peruvian Quechua, who is focused on keeping his people's ancient knowledge and wisdom alive. When he was just 6 years old, under the guidance of his grandfather, Puma began his training as a traditional medicine man. By 15, he was traveling to international conferences to speak about Quechua traditions and culture. Today, at 27, he sits on his community's council of elders, runs a cultural organization that focuses on teaching tradition to youth, and is internationally recognized for his powerful healing and teachings. Puma introduces Sol and Cameron to his community, takes them high into the mountains for a winter solstice ceremony, and shows them one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Machu Picchu.
In Kenya, host Sol Guy takes international hip hop star K'NAAN to Kibera, the largest slum in East Africa, to connect with local hero Salim Mohamed. Salim helped found Carolina for Kibera, an organization that focuses on community empowerment. Salim takes Sol and K'NAAN into the heart of Kibera where he shows them Carolina for Kibera's medical clinic and the community development soccer program he coordinates for over 4,000 kids. During the adventure, K'NAAN and Sol find beauty and dignity in the most unsuspecting place and they are forever changed by Salim's incredible spirit.
In Vancouver, British Columbia, host Sol Guy brings one of Hollywood's finest leading ladies, Eva Mendes, to his hometown to connect with community leader Liz Evans and the Portland Hotel Society. Liz and her 200-person staff at the Portland Hotel Society are on the frontlines of lending dignity and stability to the lives of people living in Vancouver's downtown eastside, a neighborhood overwhelmed with homelessness, addiction and disease. The Portland Hotel Society's unique blend of services includes housing, food, drop-in resource centers, needle exchange, a bank, an art gallery and North America's only safe injection site. Sol and Eva get a firsthand look at some of the projects, come face to face with the pain of addiction, and connect with a community of people often ignored by society.
In Pawnee, host Sol Guy takes actor Casey Affleck to the Pawnee Nation reservation in Oklahoma, to meet native leader Crystal Echo-Hawk and her NVision crew. NVision is a collective of Native artists and community leaders who use hip hop, popular culture, film, visual and performing arts to empower Native youth. Sol and Casey check out the launch of the NVision tour that will travel to native reservations and cities with urban native populations. The tour, which includes workshops and concerts, promotes the message of the importance of leadership, empowerment and cultural pride. Sol and Casey also witness the challenges of reservation life that are often invisible to mainstream society. They are inspired not only by NVision's passionate effort to combat despair, but by the overall pride and resilience of the Pawnee community.
In the Rio de Janeiro neighborhood known as the City of God, host Sol Guy takes rap superstar and A-list actor Mos Def to meet Brazilian hip hop heavyweight MV Bill. Born and raised in the infamous City of God, MV Bill uses his talent and influence to empower the children of Brazil's favelas (slums). He has dedicated himself to documenting the lives of children caught in Brazil's brutal drug trafficking trade and helped establish CUFA, a community organization that focuses on providing alternatives for children living in favelas. The adventure takes Mos Def and Sol to Brazil's biggest hip hop festival, into the heart of the City of God, and onto the stage where Mos and MV perform together for thousands of Brazilian hip hop fans.