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  • Show your stripes
    Put on some funny red and white socks to support Ronald McDonald House
    Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House will celebrate their 40th Anniversary on Oct. 15, 2014. This is the world’s first Ronald McDonald House and now serves as the model for over 338 Homes in 35 countries. To commemorate this milestone birthday...
  • Abandoned Animal
    Best Friends CEO Needs Your Support
    About Best FriendsAbout 30 years ago Best Friends Animal Society was born. Nestled in the foothills of Knab, Utah, Angel Canyon is the home to over 2000 animals and the symbol of survival for all the homeless animals in the world. At its first...
  • 5 polite ways to say no to school fundraiser requests
    5 polite ways to say no to school fundraiser requests
    Generosity, philanthropy, charity, and donating to worthwhile causes is surely commendable. But what happens when school fundraisers become fund-drainers, especially for the most generous families?Each new school season brings hosts of...
  • Tiesto
    Win a trip and hang out with Tiesto by supporting Childhood and Global Citizen
    The organization, World Childhood Foundation, made a appearance this Labor Day Weekend via Made In America Festival in Philly to spread awareness about their mission. Did you know that a report of child abuse is made every ten seconds? And that...
  • Human skull
    Human skull turns up at Texas Goodwill
    No, this is not some kind of manufactured, twisted tale. It's not a misleading title or a play on words. This is the real deal. It actually happened on July 16, of this year in Austin Texas. It seems that a Goodwill worker came across a human...
  • School Supplies are needed
    Six often overlooked ways to give back
    Most parents know that with their kids going back to school, they’re once again going to be collecting Box Top points. Schools basically put out a bounty on these things, and thus parents collect these little squares of paper and plastic Box...
  • Real Change Movement
    Make a real difference for the homeless with Real Change meters
    Pasadena drivers are used to feeding the meter to secure a parking place, but now people—pedestrians, cyclists and motorists alike—can feed a meter and help end homelessness. The Real Change Movement puts bright orange meters decorated...
  • CareBacks Homeless App
    Homeless app? New app prevents the homeless from using handouts on booze
    A homeless person approaches. You know what they are going to ask you. You stuff your hands into your pockets as your mind starts a rolodex of excuses as to why you cannot hand over a few bucks. The pretexts, the apologies and the explanations...
  • Shopping for thrift-store bargains
    Find budget fashions with gently-used clothing
    Re-using an item helps to keep it out of the landfill. It also lets you keep money in your pockets. In a world of rising prices and depleting resources, is there any excuse not to recycle goods?Clothing is one of the most common items available...
  • Foundation: Magic and Memories
    Donations needed for Magic and Memories Foundation
    The “Magic and Memories Foundation” located in the Greater Kansas City area is looking for donations. The goals of “Magic and Memories” are to instill in the youth who participate a sense of self, emotional perception,...
  • Heart-n-Hand needs donations
    Heart-n-Hand needs donations of school supplies
    Heart-n-Hand Ministries, located in Belton, Missouri, helps many people in the area. Between running a thrift shop, offering job assistance, a food pantry, monthly food drop for anyone, and other ways of ministering to the community, they keep...
  • HMLA-369
    Return of the Gunfighters: Marine Helicopter Squadron back from Afghanistan
    Members of Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 369 and their families enjoyed a welcome home from Afghanistan beach party celebration, supported by numerous organizations and donors on June 27, according to Judy Atwell-Pantazo an officer of...
  • Donations help
    Dedication Above and Beyond
    Every Monday and Thursday, without fail, Sally Becker Segerson of Street Reach for the Homeless “Dinner and Duds” provides hot meals for all those people who are in need. Almost all of them are without a roof over their head. Sally has...
  • Why more doctors contribute to Democrats
    Why more doctors contribute to Democrats
    A Politico story today says that more doctors are contributing to Democrats. Why would they do that? Observing conditions in the emergency room and in the doctor’s office, take note that there is more certainty and stability resulting from...
  • ReUseIt!
    Front Street Animal Shelter plans 2nd annual ReUseIt fundraiser; come donate
    Time for some spring cleaning? Got a few hours before that Memorial Day bbq? or between the NHL playoff games? How about doing some good while doing that spring cleaning?Clear out your closets, attic, garage and shed and bring your gently used...