An event raising money for the Give Kids The World Village at Kennywood raised more than $14,000.
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- USA TODAY
USA TODAY can confirm that Morgan Wallen donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to Black-serving community groups after his racial slur controversy.
- Kansas City Star
It is not uncommon to encounter someone who appears to be homeless in Kansas City. Advocates encourage making eye contact and saying hello, rather than pretending they don’t exist, as many people do.
There's no better time to give back and spread cheer than on a holiday - Halloween included! If you're looking to make a positive impact in someone's life this Halloween, you may consider donating candy to those who could use a sweet treat to lift their spirits.
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds have pledged to match donations to the NAACP's Legal Defense Fund and the American Civil Liberties Union
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"I know in my heart that they could use volunteers there,” said a longtime volunteer who worries how long they'll be shut out from Summit County Animal Control.
- E! News
"We still believe in you, 2021. Let's help @ACLU and @naacp_ldf change it together," Ryan Reynolds shared on Twitter, after announcing his and Blake Lively's new charitable efforts.
For two of those volunteers, it was a personal mission fueled by previous experiences in Afghanistan.
- Chiefs Wire
#ChiefsKingdom helped raise over $900K for Ronald McDonald House Kansas City with online and in-person flag sales! | from @TheJohnDillon
- Harper's Bazaar
"We still believe in you, 2021," Reynolds wrote on his Instagram Story.
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The Volunteer Center of Brown County will have its 4th annual Volunteer Expo this Thursday, featuring 50 of their affiliated nonprofits.
- Raleigh News and Observer
The deal will help Wellington Park mobile home residents who expect to be displaced in the coming months.
- Chicago Tribune
A suburban food pantry volunteer was hospitalized for 9 months with COVID-19. His town welcomed him home with fanfare.
For 16 years, Kelvin Jordan served hundreds of people each week at a suburban food pantry, until he caught a case of COVID-19 so severe that he fell into a coma, had multiple blood transfusions and developed a skin condition that stumped doctors for a time. Doctors initially told his wife, Jacqueline Johnson-Jordan, that the 54-year-old man’s chances for survival looked grim. Jordan’s ...
With 1 Final, Amazing ‘September’ Dance Video, Creator Demi Adejuyigbe Explains Why He’s Ending the Beloved Internet Tradition
Hours after Adejuyigbe released this year's video, his efforts had already raised almost $500,000 for charities
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Where there's a "whisk," there's a way. Non-profit "Together We Bake" is helping women in need make their world a better place.
- Christian Science Monitor
The world today – shaped by a pandemic and shifting social values – is far different from when the Peace Corps evacuated its volunteers in March 2020.
- WTVD – Raleigh/Durham
The "Triangle NC Walk Like MADD" event is happening Saturday morning at Knightdale Station Park to help raise awareness and money.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The funds will help address the statewide need for emergency shelters and treatment programs.
- Chicago Tribune
Chicago toy store collects dolls, books and teddy bears for kids arriving from Afghanistan: ‘Why can’t we be the people to help?’
Some of the donors give online, but the little boy who stepped into Timeless Toys in Lincoln Square on Sunday took a more personal approach. About 6 or 7 years old, he was holding a small brown envelope, according to general manager Myra Cebollero. “Are you ready to give your money?” asked the boy’s mother, and the boy handed his toy drive donation to a store employee, who thanked him, wrote ...
- The Independent
The Charity Commission is looking into how Pen Farthing’s animal rescue mission was funded
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September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Each year, approximately 15,780 kids aged 0 to 19 are diagnosed with cancer in the United States, . and more than 300,000 kids are diagnosed worldwide, according to the American Childhood Cancer Organization. In fact, cancer is the leading cause of death by disease for children in America. But Childhood cancer death rates have been declining steadily over the past 50 years, . falling from more than 80% to 20%, according to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. That decline is thanks to scientific research and advances in healthcare over the last half century. The goal of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month is to raise money to fund additional research into childhood cancer, with the goal of saving even more lives. It was also created to raise awareness and raise funds to support kids and families affected by cancer. One of the simplest ways to support children with cancer is to donate to organizations like the American Childhood Cancer Organization. If you’d like to get even more involved, you can also join a local, state, or global advocacy program and advocate on behalf of children with cancer all year long. No matter your level of involvement, National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month is the perfect time to start supporting children and families affected by childhood cancer