Jerry collected $Billions from 1952 to 2010 for research, allowing MDA to be less dependent on government funding. In addition, several types of neuromuscular diseases and conditions became treatable and curable through this results. That ended in 2011 and pledge collections declined sharply without Jerry. See why in this Hub and read a first-hand memory of Jerry Lewis by a Hubber who knows him.
I and other Ontario teachers took a stand against the unjust cuts that students are now paying the price for. The Ford government has introduced harmful policies that we will not stand for, including changing classroom sizes and making e-learning mandatory.
Some of the words of politicians are among the most erudite of all sayings. But some others are banal nonsense. This is my selection of the most memorable of all political quotes, jokes and analyses
Ellen Pence was a scholar and a social activist. She was a pioneer in the domestic violence field and created innovative strategies to deal with this prevalent issue.
There are many ways in which school students can raise funds for charities and help local and global communities. This article contains a list of ideas.
An inside look at the Hudson Valley Region's largest charity scam. Did you know that Love Holds Life is run by con artist Richard Senato?
How do you know if you're donating useful items to people who really need them? Read on to discover four ways you can donate helpful resources to those who are in need.
We all want to do good, but it can be hard when you're short on time and money. Luckily, there are many ways to be charitable without spending either. Here are my top 8 suggestions.
Knitting is fun and can be a great way to help others. Knitted blankets, teddy bears, and squares are appreciated by charities, some of which have useful websites.
When governments enact deeply unpopular policies, sometimes massive numbers of citizens come together and, through acts of defying the law, bring about change.
Whether you have a large communications staff and contracted PR vendors or are an army of one, there are ways to let the world know about the great work your nonprofit is doing. Here are three ways to earn free or low-cost publicity for your nonprofit organization.
The American government has been changed by the actions of whistleblowers within government, regardless if their actions were right or wrong.
Community service work and volunteering spread goodwill to those in need and benefits those who give, particularly those who feed the hungry. Volunteering is good for all involved.
We all feel great about donating to charity, but what really goes on behind the scenes? And do those goods you donate really get to the people in need? I worked there, I know. It will shock you.
The issue with today’s forms of activism is so isolationist and focused on gaining ‘woke points’ that we forget the actual importance of activism. Activism in the civil rights era took the form of grassroots movements. Rather than competing, as activists do today, they worked collectively.
Many people ask, How do I raise money for a cause? Planning a concert is always a great choice. I can tell you that doing so is a very fun and rewarding experience and that almost anyone can do it. Of all the non profit fundraising ideas out there,...