After the Grenfell Tower Fire: Communities Coming Together

In the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire, the initial shock was felt worldwide. People from countries all over were amazed at how unprepared the developers of the building were in terms of safety and fire prevention, and how easily this disaster could have been prevented. Following this event however, volunteers and donation began to […]

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Why You Should Support Local Libraries

It may seem counterintuitive to donate any contributions to a library seeing as we are deep in the age of technology. However, libraries still play an important role in our society. Though all the information you need is essentially accessible with the touch of a button, certain demographics prefer the classic mode of obtaining their […]

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Treating PTSD in Veterans

A group that is beyond deserving of the United States’ aid consists of the men and women who fought valiantly for our country and freedom. However, even with a lack of viable employment opportunities and an increase of reported injury-or trauma-related mental illnesses, United States veterans very rarely receive the help they so desperately need. […]

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Promoting Your Charity Through Social Media

Social media presents the potential for you to expose scores of people to your charity. According to the Pew Research Center, nearly seven in ten Americans use social media. Nearly 68 percent of Americans spend time on Facebook. However, your charity is by far not the only resident on social media. Your charity’s missions and […]

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The Health Benefits of Community Service

Did you know that when you give, you also receive? What does that mean? It means that when you take the time to give something, your time or your service, you also receive something in return. Giving back to your community will not only make you a different person, but there are many health benefits […]

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Promoting Healthy Neighborhoods for Healthier Neighbors

The idea that it “takes a village to raise a child” is an African proverb that has been quoted time and time again as a way to describe the power and impact that having an entire group to reinforce and back up the lessons learned as a child grows. While the expression itself refers to […]

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5 of the Best Practices When Giving

Donating to causes that you feel passionate about should not be so passive as to giving to the first charity that comes your way. To truly understand where your donation is going, who or what it is benefitting, and the effectiveness of your contribution, be sure to do some research beforehand. Below are a number […]

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Teaching Your Children About Charity

Charity organizations are important aspects of our lives. For example, 20% of New Yorkers rely on food charities just to get through the day. No matter what the situation may be, practicing philanthropy and giving back is part of our social responsibility as citizens. As children are the future of the world, it is important […]

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The Best Charities for Community Development

Organizations that devote their philanthropic efforts toward the development of communities aim to promote economic growth and stability through a variety of ways. These may include increased access to affordable housing, enhancement of public and private institutions, or generating community involvement. Below are some of the best charities dedicated to building foundations for communities all […]

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How to Contribute to Your Community

Being an active member in your local community not only positively defines your character, but benefits the well being of those around you who may be less fortunate. Certain aspects like education, poverty alleviation, and proper medicine and healthcare are all human rights that should be given without question. However, many people do not have […]

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