What if you had one day to change the world with Music. That day is 17th September 2011. "A global day of action where musician will play on stages, cafes and street corners to raise money to support music in the lives of young people" Playing For Change is a movement to connect the world … Continue reading Make a Difference on 17 September 2011: Join Playing for Change Foundation
http://www.GirlEffect.Org And now you know! You could also read "Half the Sky" and visit their website to learn more about how you could help. Half the Sky is a heavy read (at least for me) so I'm reading it little by little. Message to M: “The time is always right to do what is right.” … Continue reading Do You Know What *The Girl Effect* Is?
Today is Blog Action Day 2010 and thousands of bloggers from over 125 different countries are coming together to write about water issues in their communities and around the world. I won't be writing about water issues here on our blog. I wrote a post on WATER at NileGuide and you can read it here. … Continue reading Blog Action Day 2010: WATER
One Day’s Wages (ODW) is a new grassroots movement of people, stories, and actions to alleviate extreme global poverty. ODW promotes awareness, invites simple giving, and supports sustainable relief through partnerships, especially with smaller organizations in developing regions. 75 million children are out of school around the world, a figure equivalent to the entire primary … Continue reading Join the Movement of One Day’s Wages
World AIDS Orphans Day is a grassroots campaign to draw attention to & advocate on behalf of the 15+ million children orphaned by AIDS, founded by FXB International and supported by a network of partners. This year, 2010, the number of AIDS orphans will reach 20 million. You can help give these children a future. … Continue reading May 7: World AIDS Orphans Day
I've never been to Haiti, it's probably one of the poorest countries in the world. Today, more than ever, I wish I am already there! Not as a tourist obviously, but as a volunteer doing anything and everything to help the disaster victims of a vicious earthquake. This is the worst earthquake to hit … Continue reading For Haiti: What We Can Do NOW
“No one has ever become poor by giving.” ~~Anne Frank What we loved about the Passports with Purpose Project: We got to jump for joy, screamed and tweeted with delight right here in our living room when we saw THE tweet from @WanderLuster aka Beth Whitman that PwP has reached its goal of raising $26K … Continue reading What We Love About #PwP 2009