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Simon’s Heart – A Healthy Heart Fund

One of the most important things to monitor is the condition of your heart. By checking your heart rate and eating the right foods, you can decrease your chances of having heart-related problems. One organization that is dedicated to this cause of ensuring hearts are healthy is Simon’s Heart. The Beginnings Of Simon’s Heart Simon’s... Read More

My Favorite Charities This Year

When it comes to donating to charities, there are a lot of factors that go into the decision-making process. With so many reputable charities out there, it can be tough to determine which ones are the best to donate to in 2022. That’s why I’ve put together a list of the top five charities I... Read More

How To Identify A Good Charity In 2022

Nothing feels better than giving to a cause that helps those in need. There is a charity for every cause imaginable. There are charities that raise money to help sick children, wounded warriors or for research of diseases such as cancer and various other causes. When you are contacted over the phone by a solicitor,... Read More

Give Teachers And Children A Helping Hand

There’s a fair possibility that if you have a child in school, you’ll receive requests for supplies from their teacher. Teachers often have to pay for classroom expenditures out of their own money, so they send these requests. An average classroom teacher spends $468 annually on school supplies out of their own pocket, and when... Read More

Adoptions From The Heart

One of the most fulfilling experiences one may have is having children. Children are full of wonder and affection, and it’s fascinating to see them grow up. However, you may not be able to have children of your own for a variety of reasons. Fortunately, you can still have children if you adopt. Adoptions From... Read More

The Changing Face Of Hip-Hop And Giving Back

Fast vehicles, jewelry, gold teeth, and multi-million dollar mansions have all been associated with the hip-hop lifestyle for decades. Hip-hop is now beginning to take on a more experimental and independent tone. Ira Riklis examines how the genre’s biggest stars are putting the earnings from their multi-platinum albums to good use in their communities and... Read More

Children Of Promise

It is said that it takes a village to care for a baby, and that is the basis of Children of Promise, a children’s charity. And that is exactly what they are doing in New York City, New York, for children whose parents are incarcerated. The Children of Promise is a non-profit community-based organization situated... Read More

The Northeast Animal Rescue Charity

Northeast Animal Rescue is a non-profit organization that helps animals that are unable to defend themselves. Animals are entitled to certain rights that are not always respected. They have the right to exist as well as the right to become a part of a warm, caring family. Because animals are unable to talk for themselves,... Read More

Nonprofit Highlight: Women Against Abuse

Women Against Abuse is Philadelphia’s foremost non-profit organization dedicated to ending domestic abuse and providing services to those who have been affected by it. When you consider the amount of individuals helped by the NGO, you can understand how critical their program is. Consider the following information: 580 survivors are safely housed in Emergency Safe... Read More

Big Brothers Big Sisters Of America

Big Brothers Big Sisters of America is a well-known children’s charity in the United States. Big Brothers Big Sisters, which was founded in 1904, is commemorating 110 years of making a difference in the lives of young people. The organization aims to demonstrate that all children are capable of achieving success and thriving in life.... Read More

Help Feed Others And End World Hunger

World Food Day 2018 was observed on October 16. It is a day meant to bring attention to how individuals and the government can tackle tough issues like world hunger, malnutrition, and food shortages. You may think there isn’t much you can do when the problem is so widespread. But, even the smallest act of... Read More