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Holiday Giving Back

You Won't Find These Items On Any Holiday Gift Guide, But They Could Change A Family's Life

Posted 12.16.2013 | Impact

During the holiday rush, it's easy to get caught up in (and stressed-out over) the buying and giving of expensive gifts to family, friends and co-work...

Make a Difference in 2013

Katelyn Darrow | Posted 02.28.2013 | Teen
Katelyn Darrow

It seems like everyone's needs are met for those few, short weeks. Then, on December 26, it all comes to an abrupt halt. Today, people are still in need. The hungry and homeless do not disappear when Christmas ends.

Top 10 Things to Donate Before the End of the Year

Jim Gibbons | Posted 02.13.2013 | Impact
Jim Gibbons

In a season when many of us are focused on gift buying or a tax deduction, December is a good time to think about another kind of giving: donating.

8 Ways To Make Holidays More Meaningful

Lisa Turner | Posted 02.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Lisa Turner

You've perfected low-fat holiday cookies. You hit the outlets in early October for pre-season shopping. You've decked the halls, hung the mistletoe, lit the menorah and trimmed the tree. But what have you done to celebrate the true spirit of the holidays?

Are You Buying or Giving This Holiday Season?

Debbie Gisonni | Posted 02.07.2013 | Impact
Debbie Gisonni

True holiday spirit is about giving to those in need. That's not the kind of giving that drains your bank account and floods your credit cards. It's giving that comes from the heart.

7 Ways Teens Can Give Back During the Holidays

Simone Bernstein | Posted 02.06.2013 | Teen
Simone Bernstein

Winter break is a great time for teens to volunteer and find ways to get involved and to give back to their communities.

PHOTOS: How To Give Back On Thanksgiving

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.20.2012 | San Francisco

Thanksgiving isn't about stuffing our faces until our vision blurs and we can't tell if the Cowboys are losing by 13 points or 30. Well, it isn't just...


Deepika Bodapati | Posted 02.07.2012 | Home
Deepika Bodapati

Colleges want to see a well-rounded resume. So we troop off to nursing homes to entertain the aged, to schools to tutor the middle schoolers, and to shelters to cook for the less fortunate.