Day 2: Saving the Planet one Step at a Time

Day 2 Give 2

Helping the planet one step at a time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Today my GIVE is to the planet.

Today my son and I will walk everywhere.

Today we will help the planet with a few less choking gas emissions.

Here is our walking plan:

  • Take the dog to
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Launch Day The Gift of Identity

Nicolas - Happy Birthday

 

Today is the day. My first GIVE of 365 days of giving. I am somewhere between excited and terrified. My first GIVE to launch this journey is in honour of my son, Nicolas. I am starting today because it is Nic’s birthday. He has turned the ripe old age of 3 and he is the … READ MORE

Ethical Giving

What a great name – Ethical Giving. There is a name for everything to do with giving now. What is Ethical Giving and how can you incorporate it into you life? Plan Canada has a definition on their site.

“Ethical gift giving is about giving a gift that truly matters, a gift that brings with it hope and change. … READ MORE

The Power of Women

I am starting to understand what it means to be a writer. Finding those moments in your life that tie together and give you the inspiration to put some words together that make sense.

My inspiration for this post came to me through the brilliant women in my life recently.  I had a great conversation this week with a women … READ MORE

The Soul of Money

In less than a week my mission to change the world begins. I feel like I am in the process of retraining my brain. I look for, search out and see different opportunities to give back every day. I’m discovering ways to give that I didn’t even know existed without leaving my home office.

Did you know there are sites … READ MORE

What is a “GIVE”

My sister and I had an interesting conversation around the definition of a GIVE. She asked me the difference between a GIVE as I reference “throughout my blog, versus being a “good Samaritan”. You could also add to the comparison a Random Act of Kindness or being philanthropic – or is that term for Warren Buffet and … READ MORE

The Future of Philanthropy

Katherine Fulton: You are the future of philanthropy | Video on TED.com.

Philanthropy as defined by Wikipedia is “the effort or inclination to increase the well-being of mankind, as by charitable aid or donations.”

What is it today? Is it just the Bill Gates of the world that have 100’s of millions of dollars to give away or is … READ MORE



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