An Advent Calendar is a wonderful tradition that children of all ages look forward to at Christmas. What started as a “lift the flap” picture calendar to count down the days to Christmas has turned into another opportunity for kids to “get” more for Christmas. Some advent calendars have a present every day, chocolate, and there is even a Lego … READ MORE
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Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and 365give has 10 inspiring ideas to help you give the perfect gift for love & social good.
1) The Chocoholic: Does the one you love have a chocolate fetish? Why not give chocolate that creates social change and gives back to the planet with your purchase: One … READ MORE
When I started 365give I had no idea what Kiva was or how micro financing really worked.
On Day 9 I made my first Kiva loan and the giving will continue for a lifetime.
Day 352: Give 352
It all started with $125 loan. It has now turned into giving an additional $220 worth of loans. How does … READ MORE
One of my favourite ways to change the world is to give gifts that keep on giving. It has been refereed to as Ethical Giving. If we all gave back to a cause that we truly believe in instead of adding more “stuff” to someone’s life imagine that change it would create all over the world.
Day 303: Give … READ MORE
For those of you that don’t know yet Father’s Day is just around the corner. This Sunday! My husband always likes to play golf on Father’s Day like many other Fathers do but I like to do something that not only gives to him but gives to someone else. I believe in ethical giving. If we found more ways to … READ MORE
What is Ethical Giving?
I did a search on it and came up with a few things:
Engineers without Borders describes it as the following: “Gifts that are locally made, fairly traded, vintage or used, digital, long term, made from good materials, and are from responsible companies.”
Plan Canada’s definition is “giving a gift that truly matters, a gift that … READ MORE