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‘Tis the Season

It’s again that time of year where we begin to put emphasis on stuff.  What stuff can we get all of our loved ones?  While the ...

Music With a Message About Poverty

Art and activism have always had tangible histories. Upton Sinclair’s 1906 novel, The Jungle, was a fictional work that changed the ...

Helping Save the World with Environmental Non-Profits

If you're going to help the world, you deserve to be happy when doing it. It's not what you'll always get, but you do deserve it. If ...

Social Media and Planned Giving for Nonprofits

One of the most prominent problems for smaller non-profits, historically, has been being able to compete with the larger non-profits in terms of planned giving.  Larger non-profits have marketing budgets, larger checkbooks, and a larger list of donors.  But one of the most useful equalizers for these ...

Lindsay Branham – The Heart of a Humanitarian

Lindsay’s dynamic career as a humanitarian began early in her life. Before she completed her undergraduate work at USC in journalism, at spring break, she gathered a group of compassionate companions and flew to the beaches of Thailand to help rebuild some of the homes destroyed by the historic ...

Brilliant Advertisement Shows Different Ad for Adults and Children

[caption id="attachment_77" align="alignright" width="207"] ANAR Billboard from adult perspective.[/caption] One of the biggest obstacles facing those trying to help victims of child abuse is getting them to report the problem.  Finding an effective, reliable, and safe way to contact authorities is ...

Painting Schools and Helping Children Graduate

An armed student walks around a high school in the Bronx - yes, armed, but with a paintbrush and an arsenal of paint. The smile on his face is unexpected as he attacks the walls and doors in the hallway of the school with color and design. One might expect a school official to stop him from ...