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Upset About the Red Starbucks Cups? I've Got Just the Solution for You

Abby Rosmarin | Posted 11.11.2015 | Impact
Abby Rosmarin

If you're someone of the Christian faith who found Starbucks' plain red cups upsetting, fear not: I've figured out what you can do in light of this controversy. I even broke it down into easy-to-follow steps

For Glennon

Karen Brett | Posted 07.22.2015 | Parents
Karen Brett

There are people all over the world that are reading her stories and feeling like they are not alone anymore. Taking chances they might not have taken because now they believe in themselves. How does she have this impact on people? Because she had the courage to tell her stories. Now she is asking me to tell mine.

Gratitude Humbles A Giver

Kristi Nelson | Posted 06.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Kristi Nelson

Gratitude -- truly felt in all its glory as gratefulness -- is a humbling, vulnerable state of being, which arises in equal measure to our capacity to be truly receptive.

Get Lucky Now: 4 Simple Ways to Jump Start Your Successes in Life

Gaynete' Edwards | Posted 05.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Gaynete' Edwards

We often know what we should be doing, it's the lack of action that halts our progress. What good, however, is a ton of useful information that goes unused? Time to roll up those sleeves and get to work future Luckie, your luck depends on it! If good luck doesn't find us, we must go out and find it.

Why This Disney Star Is Committed To Giving Back Through Volunteering

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 04.17.2015 | Impact

It's easy for adults to identify the things in life they are most passionate about, but it's often times even easier for them to find excuses why they...

Creating a Day of Beauty for Cancer Patients

Annabel Monaghan | Posted 05.18.2015 | Women
Annabel Monaghan

One Monday per month Stacy Sakellariou, owner of Beauty Bar, opens her salon to provide complimentary services to women who are battling cancer. Sole Ryeders started this program, which is modeled after Mondays at Racine on Long Island, as a natural extension of its fundraising to advance cancer research and to support women battling cancer.

This Shouldn't Be a Wish

Danielle Gletow | Posted 05.16.2015 | Impact
Danielle Gletow

Nyasia shouldn't have to wish for warm, fuzzy boots. But she does. And every day I am reminded that there are thousands of other kids in foster care and group homes around our country that are just like her. Their wishes are so simple it can break your heart.

One Simple Business Strategy That Motivates You To Make More Money

Terra Bohlmann | Posted 04.25.2015 | Small Business
Terra Bohlmann

When you find yourself questioning "why did I start my business in the first place," with this you'll have your answer.

The Best Way To De-Stress This Holiday Season

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 12.19.2014 | Healthy Living

Despite its long-sung reputation as "the most wonderful time of the year," the holiday season is easily one of the most stressful times as well. A rec...

Giving Tuesday

Kate Byrne | Posted 01.31.2015 | Impact
Kate Byrne

Let's do what we can to make Giving Tuesday a thing. Whether it's a dollar, a word, a hug or a smile we all have something we can give and each of these things are capable of changing the world.

10 Ways To Shop Charitably This Holiday Season

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 11.26.2014 | Style

There are plenty of companies that make an effort to give back all year long. From footwear to eyeglasses, more and more brands are -- thankfully -- m...

5 Ways To Live Thankfully This Month

Jessica Bailey | Posted 01.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Jessica Bailey

Unplug, shut down, get together with friends and family face to face, and be thankful for this crazy life. That's what the holidays are about -- celebrating life and those close to us who put the color in it.

5 Incredibly Easy Ways To Spread Kindness, Every Day

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 11.14.2014 | Healthy Living

Grand gestures and philanthropic acts are wonderful, but they're just that -- grand. They require time, planning and, often, a substantial financial i...

'Tis the Season to Give Back

Amber Sabathia | Posted 01.05.2015 | Impact
Amber Sabathia

Many children correlate the Holiday Season as "'Tis the Season for Getting," but we strive to teach our children "'Tis the Season of Giving." It's our responsibility to teach the importance of giving back and what that term truly means.

LL Cool J Reclaims Mic With G.O.A.T. 2

Marjoriet T. Matute | Posted 09.02.2014 | Entertainment
Marjoriet T. Matute

LL Cool J has been defined as a rapper, an actor, and let's face it, an international sex symbol. Besides the occasional lip-licking and topless video...

20 Ways To Make An Incredible Impact In 4 Hours Or Less

Posted 01.25.2014 | OWN

By Emma Haak Giving back doesn't have to mean giving up every weekend. 1-5 Minutes • Want to save a life? Sign up for your state's d...

WATCH: Kid President's Gift Guide Will Make For Very Happy Holidays, Indeed

Posted 12.11.2013 | Good News

Kid President's gift guide has everything you need for successful holiday gifting -- like this important reminder: "The truth is, most people don't...

Be Benevolent: Q&A with Megan Kashner

Emily Yu | Posted 02.05.2014 | Impact
Emily Yu

We believe that when we reach out and help someone in need, everyone wins. We forge important connections, break down barriers, and most importantly, help families towards stability and success for themselves and their children.

4 Reasons To Join The 21-Day Gratitude Challenge

Viral Mehta | Posted 01.23.2014 | Good News
Viral Mehta

Karma Kitchen has taught us repeatedly that gratitude is not inert. It does not sit at the bottom of the lake like a pebble and daydream. It rises like a small sun and shines forth without scheming. And, like a sun, it gives and makes things grow.

4 Ways You Can Save The World (Without Moving To Mali)

Posted 03.11.2015 | OWN

Want to make a difference but don't know where or how to start? Consider these unexpected but realistic ways... from a man who's spent his life giving...

Photographer Nigel Barker: Picture Perfect On and Off Camera

Marjoriet T. Matute | Posted 11.17.2013 | Style
Marjoriet T. Matute

A conversation with the oh-so handsome and incredibly charming Nigel Barker reveals layers of a man who views the world on a tweaked lens and captures moments by the milliseconds that last a lifetime.

Facebook, How Women Got Their Groove Back

Meryl Hartstein | Posted 10.29.2013 | New York
Meryl Hartstein

The temptation to search a little deeper into the past or to investigate what old flames are up to is something that everyone thinks of doing.

Obama Set to Declare National Emergency

Mark Steinberg | Posted 06.03.2013 | Comedy
Mark Steinberg

Speaking today from the Oval Office, President Obama warned that absent a sharp reversal, within weeks the nation will be inundated by a tsunami of declarations by entertainers, politicians and others that they want to "give back" to voters.

Matthew's Miracle: A Christmas Story

Bob Brody | Posted 02.20.2013 | Good News
Bob Brody

In the end, what goes around comes around. In this case, the loss of a child led to a gain for a community. The Hanleys serve as reminders of why we give in the first place, either at Christmas or throughout the year. And why we should give. Indeed, why we must.

Mother of Veteran Changes Lives With Optimism

HooplaHa | Posted 01.12.2013 | Good News

Veteran's Day is for remembering our country's heroes and honoring their valiant actions. Everyone celebrates in various ways, but to carry the memory of her late son with her always, Ida Gonzalez started a non-profit.