Posts tagged "Donate"

Let us Conquer Kids' Cancer

Let us Conquer Kids' Cancer
This beautiful little girl’s name is Donna.  Donna won’t get valentines from her classmates today.  She won’t get to indulge in a chocolate heart or hug her mom, dad and brother. Smart and courteous Donna was diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2005 and fought for 31 months before she passed away at age 4.... Read more »

Donate Used Books and Support Literacy

Donate Used Books and Support Literacy
This time of year gives me anxiety.  It is the over indulging, dark afternoons and intense socializing.   One tradition that makes December brighter is giving back and helpings others.  In 2010 I wrote about Bundle of Joy, a charity that gives diapers to babies that don’t have clean diapers.  If you have diapers that don’t fit,... Read more »

Donate to Help Tornado Victims in Missouri

Natural disasters seem to be occurring way more frequently than when I was a kid.  I’m wondering if it is caused by global warming or pollution in our environment. Sunday night the sky in Chicago became overcast and rumblings of tornado warnings showed up on my television, computer and news alerts.  I learned that the... Read more »

Blogger Day of Silence for Japan

My small everyday problems seem so trivial when I begin to read of the devastation currently happening in Japan.  My sister lived in Japan for a year and I heard stories of amazing people she formed real relationships with, who are affected by this tragedy.    It is hard to find the right words.   Two generous, thoughtful bloggers have created a... Read more »
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