Tag Archives: charity

Regarding Slavery: We Desperately Need a New Underground Railroad

July 24, 2010

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Slavery in America is all over, right? No more slavery! The Emancipation Proclamation, right? Civil Rights and Martin Luther King, Jr., right? Well, racial slavery is ended. But did you know that the United States is a MAJOR breeding ground for sex slavery? The statistics are disgusting. It is estimated that there are 12.3 million […]

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Project Potential: Make Someone Else a Winner!

April 22, 2010

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This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Lunchables. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you seen this video? If you have not seen it, you should. It’s adorable! It’s going viral right now… these kids are just too cute! The video is part of the KRAFT Lunchable Team’s campaign, “Project Potential” […]

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Cryo-Cell Donates to Haiti Victims

February 5, 2010

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This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Cryo-Cell International. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you heard of Cryo-Cell? They are the leading cord blood bank company in the industry. “Cord banking” refers to the storage of umbilical cord blood. This blood is filled with stem cells– the blood is typically […]

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How Wheat Works: Learn and Give!

December 3, 2009

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This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Wheat Food Council. All opinions are 100% mine. “Bread: the Staff of Life.” How many times have we heard that? It’s true! Did you know that mankind has been harvesting some form of wheat ever since the beginning? Wheat is one of the oldest […]

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A Lovely Make-a-Wish Cause

November 16, 2009

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I love Make-a-Wish. My little niece, suffering from leukemia, benefited from this incredibly generous foundation many years ago. I always encourage people to give to some charity at this time of the year, like the Salvation Army or Voice of the Martyrs or the Make-a-Wish Foundation. What’s really cool is that a search engine company […]

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The Payatas Fund

March 25, 2009

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I know I have many Filipino visitors to this blog– perhaps you already know about the Payatas children of the Philippines. These children, living in a landfill in the Smokey Mountains, pick through garbage in search of basic necessities and junk that they can sell to buy food. The Christmas For Payatas fund has been […]

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How Sweet

October 31, 2008

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I have a secret to tell you. I have NEVER tried Ferrero chocolate. Nope. I know! It’s crazy! I must be the only one! Ohhh I’ve seen them on the shelves at the stores. They look back at me, tempting me with their big, bright shiny wrappers. I have another secret. I’m not a great […]

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