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Gifting With Purpose for the Holidays

Greg Spencer | Posted 02.21.2012 | Impact
Greg Spencer

It's the holiday season again and like all of you, I'm left wondering what to give this year that's more meaningful than another nice sweater for my dad or a pair of pajamas for my grandma.

Harry Potter And Springsteen: Religion, Spirituality And Storytelling

Diane Winston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Diane Winston

Bruce made it possible to believe that we could find meaning, feel love and snatch pleasure from pain. The gospels of contemporary culture have similar messages but are delivered with whimsy, finesse and media savvy.

Love in Action in Uganda: Remembering the Life of Nate Henn and Looking Forward

Andy Stepanian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Andy Stepanian

Until the recent bomb attacks against World Cup fans at a Rugby club and an Ethiopian restaurant in the East African city of Kampala, few Americans thought about Uganda. Uganda has been crippled by a 20 year long civil conflict.

Invisible Children Influences Passage Of LRA Disarmament Bill

Causecast | ERICA LIEPMANN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Since it was founded, Invisible Children has rallied passionate youth activists around the country to press the U.S. government to take a stand and pu...

Summit Series DC10: What To Do With 150 Years of Life

Daphne Oz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Daphne Oz

What kind of impact can Summit Series DC10 -- essentially a summer camp for adults -- possibly have? President Clinton gave us direction: we have the power to decide our nation's direction.

Coburn Said Yes: The Oklahoma City Holdout

Laren Poole | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Laren Poole

On Tuesday afternoon, a 262-hour demonstration in front of Senator Coburn's office in Oklahoma City ended because Coburn agreed to release his hold on the LRA Disarmament and Northern Uganda Recovery Act.

Selling Children in America

Conchita Sarnoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Conchita Sarnoff

At long last a step in the right direction! With the heart wrenching crisis in Haiti reaching its apex and human atrocities being plastered across eve...

Isha Foundation Comes In Second, But Resolve Stays Strong

HuffPost | Jonathan Daniel Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

As the Chase Community Giving contest on Facebook drew to a close, two nonprofit organizations duked it out for the $1 million grand prize. As The Huf...

Products With Purpose Will Change the World

Jeff Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jeff Rosenthal

Why not take positive steps to champion nonprofit and benevolent businesses? This is the birth of a new world, where your dollars can act as catalysts to accomplish the change that we want to see in the world.

Accusations Of Fraud In Chase Community Giving Contest On Facebook

HuffPost | Jonathan Daniel Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Invisible Children has won $1 million as the winner of the Chase Community Giving contest on Facebook. However, this victory may come with a price, as...

Invisible Children Wins $1 Million In Chase Community Giving Contest On Facebook

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

UPDATE: Human rights organization Invisible Children has won $1 million dollars in the Chase Community Giving contest on Facebook. With 123,990 votes,...

Help Invisible Children Give Away 100K for Haiti

Laren Poole | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Laren Poole

Invisible Children, with its mission to fight child slavery in Africa, is a finalist to win $1 million in the Chase Community Giving Facebook competition. If we win, we'll give $100K to Haiti relief efforts.

The Porn Industry Blows...My Mind

Bobby Bailey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Bobby Bailey

I think I want to go into the porn industry. They make over $14 billion a year, and just one percent of those annual earnings could help feed three million people. Not a bad deal, right?

Invisible Children Exhibit: From Darkness to Sight

Priyanka Boghani | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Priyanka Boghani

At the Bleecker Street gallery, the sight that greets you is a floor strewn with beaten straw mats and ragged blankets. This is the detritus of living through one of Africa's most treacherous wars.

The Hometown Shakedown: Your Chance to Help Co-Stop the War in Uganda

Jason Russell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jason Russell

We at Invisible Children are trying to end Africa's longest running war. This Wednesday, we're meeting members of Congress who haven't yet co-sponsored the bill. This is your chance to help us.

PETITION: Get Obama To Commit To Arrest Warlord Joseph Kony

Huffington Post | Jonathan Daniel Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

If you haven't yet heard of Invisible Children, you're either not 19 or don't watch Oprah. You are, however, not alone. This youth-oriented organizati...

We Need a Strategy, Not a Silver Bullet, to Stop the LRA

Russ Feingold | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Russ Feingold

The Lord's Resistance Army in Uganda has forcibly abducted tens of thousands of children to fill their ranks as soldiers and sex slaves. Until recently, the international community has paid little attention.

Stand in Solidarity with Child Soldiers

Pete Wentz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Pete Wentz

The reality of child soldiers is an issue I could either continue to ignore because it isn't in front of me, or I could forget about myself and do something. I was losing sleep, I had to go to Africa.

The Invisible Children

Jason Russell | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jason Russell

In April 2003, two weeks before the Iraq war started, two weeks before I traveled to Sudan to document the holocaust, I went to Africa tell a story that mattered. And it changed my life forever.

Not Just a Bunch of "Stupid Girls" -- Education and the Next Generation

Lindsay Dittman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lindsay Dittman

Heading into my senior year of high school, I'm entering it with a much clearer head because I know that somewhere in my four years, I did something constructive.