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Sleeping Bags Can Save A Life During The Winter Months

Sleeping bags aren’t just for camping. They can literally save a life during the cold winter months. That’s why it’s so gratifying to see one non-profit doing something about it. TWC News reports that King’s Kitchen – a non-profit restaurant …

Ben Affleck: $1.50 Challenge To Raise Poverty Awareness
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Ben Affleck, who is fresh off an Oscar win for his film “Argo”, is taking the buzz surrounding his name to a good place: raising awareness about poverty and the harsh choices some have to make when it comes to …

Google Gets Even More Charitable With One Today App Google Gets Even More Charitable With One Today App
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Google.org is the search giant’s philanthropic arm that helps enforce positive change around the world. Now the company is helping non-profits and charities with a new mobile app. Google launched a new Android app – One Today – in beta …

YouTube, See3 Organize DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards
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It’s time for charitable organizations to dust off their camcorders and put on their thinking caps.  YouTube and See3 Communications have partnered for the second time to present the DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards, a competition that will grant the winners cash, publicity, and a new gadget.

LiveStrong CEO on Fighting Cancer with Social Media, Origin of the Wristband

WebProNews recently spoke with Doug Ulman, President and CEO of Livestrong, the nonprofit behind the famous yellow wristband and a huge cancer-fighting movement.

August Was Big for Tweeting for Causes
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In mid-August, Experience Project launched TwitCause, a Twitter-based social cause program, which featured the V Foundation cancer charity. Since its launch, it has gained 30,000 followers (and climbing).