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Category Archives: charities

Earth Birth

Earth Birth First of all: Merry CHRISTMAS DAY!! I couldn’t think of a better charity to highlight on Christmas Day, the day we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, than … Continue reading

December 25, 2011 · Leave a comment

Your Local Women’s Shelter

I’ve already posted about domestic violence statistics in the US, but it bears repeating. One in Four people (not just women!) in the US will be a victim of Domestic … Continue reading

December 24, 2011 · Leave a comment

Meals On Wheels

Meals On Wheels You all know by now that food and hunger are issues near and dear to my heart. The Meals on Wheels Association of America has a goal … Continue reading

December 23, 2011 · Leave a comment

National Hospice Foundation

National Hospice Foundation Have you heard of Hospice? Do you know what Hospice is? I do. When my grandfather was dying of cancer Hospice care is what allowed him to … Continue reading

December 22, 2011 · Leave a comment

Toys for Tots

Toys for Tots There is still time to donate to organizations like Toys for Tots! Toys for Tots is an organization that collects new, unwrapped toys and donates them to … Continue reading

December 22, 2011 · Leave a comment

Your Local No-Kill Animal Shelter or Rescue Group

Your Local No-Kill Animal Shelter or Rescue Group My friend Jenn is the biggest animal lover I know. She used to be a vet tech, and then spent several years … Continue reading

December 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

National Marrow Donor Program

National Marrow Donor Program Many of us have been touched by cancer, in one form or another. And many of us are familiar with the big cancer charity organizations like … Continue reading

December 19, 2011 · 2 Comments

National Alliance on Mental Illness

National Alliance on Mental Illness My life has been touched by mental illness in many ways. Many family members and friends have been diagnosed with a variety of mental illnesses … Continue reading

December 19, 2011 · Leave a comment

Make-A-Wish

Make-A-Wish Most everyone has heard about the Make-A-Wish foundation. Make-A-Wish grants wishes for terminally ill children. From their website: Since 1980, the Make-A-Wish Foundation® has enriched the lives of children … Continue reading

December 18, 2011 · Leave a comment

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) I think the thing that MOST impresses me about Doctors Without Borders is their adamant stance that they are neutral in regards to politics … Continue reading

December 16, 2011 · Leave a comment