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  • Teacher's wish comes true
    Teacher's Facebook wish inspires donation
    A holiday wish will bring joy to millions into the new year. Last month, teacher Maggie Hillman posted a message on Facebook wishing that hungry families would get the food they desperately need.Capital One listened. The company is donating five...
  • Jenna Lavoie at Great American Music Hall
    San Francisco singer Jenna Lavoie performing for non-profit Calling All Crows
    San Francisco singer/songwriter Jenna Lavoie will be performing live on GivingStage.com with her ukulele and with a donation goal of $2,000 for non-profit Calling All Crows on Monday, December 22nd, 7:00 pm PST. Calling All Crows partners with...
  • A Goodwill donation center
    Cremated human remains donated to Goodwill
    There are many things you can donate to thrift stores such as Goodwill. Old clothing, furniture, that box of Anne Murray records you inherited from grandma. One thing you should not donate, however, is grandma herself. Not even if it is just her...
  • High-End Fashion Designer Luis Antonio Takes Over Miami
    Beyond the runway: High-end fashion designer Luis Antonio takes over Miami
    Puerto Rican high-end fashion designer, Luis Antonio took over our city to present his Caribbean inspiration, “Maritime Collection” at the Gala of “Ganando Sonrisas” Foundation, at Wyndwood in our city of Miami, on December...
  • Donate your spare wine corks to a good cause this holiday season
    Donate your spare wine corks to a good cause this holiday season
    As a wine drinker, it’s hard to know what to do with all those used corks once the wine and bottle are gone. The Wine Sisterhood has come up with a solution that gives everyone a warm, fuzzy feeling this holiday season. For every cork they...
  • Charity begins at your home
    Charity begins at your home
    There’s no place like home – and there’s no better place to begin your charitable giving. This is the time of year when we think of family and all the good things we have. It’s also a time when we think of others who may...
  • Big Bar supports Ronald McDonald House
    Big Bar’s Home Sweet Home cocktail benefits Ronald McDonald House
    Chicago has many nicknames, like the city of big shoulders or the windy city. While these names may be true, the city has great heart. One of the pinnacle hotels in the city, Hyatt Regency Chicago, will be supporting Ronald McDonald House.Hyatt...
  • Jump on the Bed
    Humble Design & Art Van Stores team up to continue battle against homelessness
    Art Van continues to devote his considerable energies to help those in need. Currently Art Van PureSleep Stores are partnering with Humble Design to help with their mission of getting deserving homeless families off the floor and into beds. Humble...
  • Kiss me under the mistletoe
    Surviving the holidays as a single parent just got easier
    "We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give." - Sir Winston ChurchillWhen the end of the year approaches and holiday anxiety lingers in the air, we are often pondering questions about our life. What is my purpose for...
  • New Belgium
    New Belgium’s fifth annual Clips Beer & Film Tour raised nearly $140,000
    The 2014Clips Beer & Film Tour, New Belgium Brewing’s beer-toting, film-traveling, nonprofit-benefiting show,raised $139,524 this year after traveling to 21 cities (see local breakdowns below) across the nation. Approximately 20,200...
  • Chicago 2014 First Bites Bash
    Alpana Singh to Host 4th Annual First Bites Bash
    Portion of Proceeds from First Bites Bash to Benefit Inspiration CorporationChoose Chicago, the official tourism organization for Chicago and producer of Chicago Restaurant Week, has announced that ticket sales are now open for First Bites Bash,...
  • Fashion-Forerunners Attend HELP USA Scholarship Awards Luncheon in NYC
    Fashion-Forerunners Attend HELP USA Scholarship Awards Luncheon in NYC
    Earlier this month, a number of well-known fashion-forerunners attended the 2014 HELP USA Scholarship Awards Luncheon in NYC at the Plaza Hotel. Help USA was founded by Governor Andrew Cuomo, and its scholarship program benefits courageous men and...
  • Camp Kesem Giving Tuesday activities
    Camp Kesem photo campaign raises funds and awareness on Giving Tuesday
    While everyone is busy during the holiday season, a moment to reflect the generosity and goodness of others can epitomize the meaning of holiday spirit. While eager shoppers kicked off the holiday season, Camp Kesem and other charities focused...
  • Peapod Event
    Help those in need on December 13 via Peapod.com and the Brooklyn community
    Want to spread good cheer this holiday? Come help assemble grocery totes on December 13 for Brooklyn neighbors in need.Peapod.com, an online grocery delivery service operating in all five New York City boroughs, is partnering with members of the...
  • PCRF
    Time to give
    The joy of the Holiday Season… the scent of cinnamon and ginger permeating the air the slight or brisk chill depending upon where you are, the laughter of friends and family as they join together, Holiday tunes ringing, sleigh bells in the...