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Cookies for a Koz: How One Woman Turned a Second Career Into a Very Sweet Business

Mindy Trotta | Posted 09.02.2013 | Small Business
Mindy Trotta

Roberta Koz Wilson didn't start out making cookies for a living. She graduated from UCLA and quickly rose through the ranks at MTV Networks. She left her career in 2004, after much soul-searching and schedule juggling.

WATCH: Debbie Gibson's Miraculous Reunion With Fan Who Beat Cancer

HooplaHa | Posted 07.21.2013 | Impact

It was Meghan's dying wish to meet popstar Debbie Gibson. In 1989, Debbie paired up with Starlight Children's Foundation to give a girl with terminal ...

A Rising Star and a Name to Look Out For!

Nova Lorraine | Posted 06.11.2013 | Entertainment
Nova Lorraine

Just rising to the teen mark, 13-year-old Carly Rose Sonenclar is one songstress with a set of incredible vocal cords and a mini heart of gold.

Helping Eva Feel Like a Regular Little Girl

Anita Nakou | Posted 05.27.2013 | Impact
Anita Nakou

Two days after our twins' premature birth, we found out that our little Eva had severe congenital heart abnormalities. When the hospital staff told me, I could feel my own heart just sink. Our world had changed in an instant, but we didn't have time to catch our breath.

Small Children Helped by Big General

Peter Samuelson | Posted 03.09.2013 | Impact
Peter Samuelson

And so it was in June of 1995 that Steven Spielberg, General Schwarzkopf and I pressed a big green button on stage at Digital World that turned on Starbright World for kids in hospital beds around the country.

Christmas in the House That Love Built

Risha Shukla | Posted 02.12.2013 | Teen
Risha Shukla

I spent Christmas Eve pestering, complaining and pleading with my transplant surgeon and the rest of my team of doctors that I was well enough to leave the hospital for Christmas.

That's How I Roll

Michael Jackson | Posted 12.10.2012 | Impact
Michael Jackson

My diagnosis is not what defines me. This September, I started college and am majoring in psychology. Between volunteering, hanging out with friends, and exams to study for, I'm just like any other 18-year-old.

PHOTOS: Ozzie's 'All In' When It Comes To Helping Kids

The Huffington Post | Ariel Schroeder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As most of the city was still digging out from last week's mammoth blizzard, dozens of Chicagoans packed into the Hard Rock Hotel last Friday night to...

OneBigGame: Play Games, Give To Charity

NPR | Travis Larchuk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

It's called Chime, and it's a puzzle game that integrates the music of artists like Philip Glass and Moby. The game is the first release for the vide...

'The Goods' Presents Valentine's Day Gifts

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Still can't figure out what to get for that special someone for Valentine's Day? The Goods has your answer. The joint store between Causecast and Huff...

Hiltons Open Their Home To Sick Kids

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Paris, Nikki and Kathy Hilton welcomed children from the Starlight Children's Foundation into their Bel-Air estate this weekend for a day of Duck Duck...

Volunteer Spotlight: Cima Kalmanson From Starlight Children's Foundation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

This article was originally published on Over the last few months, Causecast has been highlighting exceptional volunteers from our netw...

Kids Create Tote Bags For Versace's 'Art Unites' Initiative

Huffington Post | Hilary Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Versace's newest designers were hard at work at the Whitney Museum on Wednesday night, using fabric markers to draw their favorite memories onto tote ...