Cause of the Week v2 – One More Generation

This is a guest post from a past cause of the week, One More Generation – Helping Endangered Species Survive and Thrive


It’s Official, Carter and Olivia have been chosen as finalists in the Oceana “Oceans Hero” Award (CLICK HERE TO CAST YOUR VOTEContinue Reading…

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When disaster strikes support is needed

On Tuesday 22 February the New Zealand city of Christchurch was hit by a devastating earthquake, 6.3 on the Richter scale; bringing destruction and death by natural disaster the country hasn’t seen in recent memory.

New Zealand with a population of about 4Continue Reading…

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Christmas Exchange

Although it’s just the beginning of 2011, there are some people that are already getting ready for Christmas 2011. This week’s Cause of the Week is a wonderful charity that helps children in need. The charity is called Christmas Exchange.

How did theContinue Reading…

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Cause of the Week, Broadview Community Youth Group

This week, we have Broadview Community Youth Group as our cause of the week.

How did the whole idea come about?

The BCYG was started at a housing co-operative when it was spun out of a program the co-op had been running forContinue Reading…

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Cause of the Week – The Boston Marathon

Submitted by Alleigh Marre. Help Alliegh run the marathon here.

On April 18th I will be running in the 2011 Boston Marathon. Competing in a marathon is something I’ve always wanted to do. Now that I’m healthy and have time to train forContinue Reading…

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Cause of the Week- Heifer Int'l

I recently had the honor of interviewing Casey Neese, Heifer International’s  Social Networking Marketing Manager about their organization.

How did the whole idea come about?

The idea of Heifer started in 1944 from our founder, Dan West. He was a Midwestern farmer who wasContinue Reading…

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Art Starts – Bringing Communities together with art!

Art Starts is a charitable, not for profit organization committed to arts-based community development in the city of Toronto. Their mission is to build healthier communities using the arts.

They are effectivly using the arts as a vehicle to encourage social change in atContinue Reading…

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Kids Wish Network – Making Dreams Come True.

Kids Wish Network is a nationally recognized charitable organization dedicated to infusing hope, creating happy memories, and improving the quality of life for children in crisis.

Kids Wish Network assists children and their families through several key programs including: Wish Granting, Hero of the MonthContinue Reading…

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Micro-loans for the Win! – Opportunity Fund

This weeks cause of the week is the Opportunity Fund!

They help those in need by providing financial services to low-income individuals in the San Francisco Bay Area. By providing microloans to small business owners who can’t get a loan from the bankContinue Reading…

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Operation Christmas Child

Have you ever thought about what other people do for Christmas gifts? Especially when they don’t have any money for food and shelter? Samaritan’s Purse is our Cause of the Week this week, and it also happens to be their donation week forContinue Reading…

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