All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘charities’

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 in Charlotte – has begun handing out 500 sleeping bags to the city’s homeless. This is just the latest effort …

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Ben Affleck: $1.50 Challenge To Raise Poverty Awareness

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 every day living. Affleck has decided to take the Live Below The Line challenge and live on just $1.50 a …

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Google Gets Even More Charitable With One Today App

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 today. The app features a new charity or non-profit everyday in which people can choose to donate a dollar to. …

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YouTube, See3 Organize DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards

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.

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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.

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