Thursday, December 29, 2005

Resource Generation

A special thank you to Gift Hub for letting us know about Resource Generation. Are you are young, wealthy and interested in giving? If you are, then this site is for you.

Wednesday, December 28, 2005

Attention Women Bloggers

Attention women Blogger! Sorry guys! If you are a woman Blogger who wants to learn more about your craft check out BlogHer.

Thursday, December 22, 2005

Take Advantage of Katrina Tax Breaks

There is still time to take advantage of new tax breaks for charitable donations. These tax breaks are because of the Katrina Emergency Tax Relief Act of 2005. Click here to learn more about these year end tax advantages.

Wednesday, December 21, 2005

Urban Sprouts

Click here to learn more about Urban Sprouts an interesting nonprofit that teaches city kids to grow their own food.

Tuesday, December 20, 2005

Tent Cities

Media by Sistrunk posts that tent cities made up of Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita survivors have sprung up among the rubble of the Gulf Coast. To learn more click here.

The Secret

The secret of being miserable is to have the leisure to bother about whether you are happy or not. George Bernard Shaw

Tuesday, December 13, 2005

Katrina's Forgotten Victims

Inside the Daily Pulse posts:

"In the weeks after Katrina hit, the nation was consumed with the storm's aftermath. But now, "We feel like we are citizens of the United States who are nearly forgotten," says Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco."

Have we as a nation forgotten Hurricane Katrina's victims?

Monday, December 12, 2005

What We Crave

"There is a wonderful mythical law of nature that the three things we crave most in life -happiness, freedom, and peace of mind--are always attained by giving them to someone else." Peyton Conway March


Wednesday, December 07, 2005

Who is the Most Generous

The Catalogue of Philanthropy recently released their 2005 Generosity Index. The Generosity Index ranks states by both their wealth and their proportional philanthropic giving. Is it fair?

Sunday, December 04, 2005

Tutor Mentor Connection Blog

I am participating in my first Nonprofit Blog Exchange. My Blog partner is the Tutor Mentor Connection Blog written and editied by Daniel Bassill. Daniel is an expert in the field having been involved volunteer based tutoring and mentoring programs since 1974. He is currently president of Cabrini Connections and the Tutor/Mentor Connection.

The Tutor Mentor Connections Blog is a great Blog for volunteers and professionals involved with volunteer-based tutoring and mentoring programs. Or just for those of us who care.

Friday, December 02, 2005

Do Good Gift Ideas

Do you need a Christmas or Holiday Gift for the man or woman who has everything? Or would you just like to give a thoughtful gift that also benefits Charity? Have Fun, Do Good may have the solution. Click here to read how.

Thursday, December 01, 2005

Family Charitable Giving Traditions

The website of the Washington post, www.washintonpost.com reports on families developing Charitable Giving traditions.
"I want my kids to understand that there are a lot of people in the world who are not as lucky as they are," Jaffe said. "And I want them to learn to share."