Giving Ideas – Environment

November
24

‘Tis the season to shop, shop and shop some more. We shop for friends, family, our kids and ourselves. What if every dollar you spent made a difference and gave back and you could do it all online? Save time (no trying to find a parking spot in the overcrowded malls!) and get all your holiday shopping done right from READ MORE

October
9

Not every give has to be for a not for a not for profit organization, person in need, or animal suffering. Giving can be as simple as passing on an item you no longer need to someone who will truly appreciate it. It becomes the double give – reusing to help the planet and giving to a person that will READ MORE

September
28

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Reading is a joy and a gift that you are offering our children.

Your gift cannot be truly measured in dollars and cents but will be counted in the lives that you have touched.” Bob Smith

Day 351: Give 351

How many books do you have sitting collecting dust on your bookshelves?

How many could be donated for READ MORE

September
27

Clothing DonationAs the fall season arrives it’s time to clean out the closet. The shorts and t-shirts get put away as the warmer cloths come out.

What do you do with those items that you no longer have use for?

Day 350: Give 350

Mission Possible supporting communityMy husband and I have been spending the last couple of weekends cleaning out our closest preparing … READ MORE

September
26

Shop Twice as Much and Save the Planet

What if there was a way to shop twice as much and help the planet?

Day 349: Give 349

My husband calls me cheap. I call myself a value shopper. Before I make a purchase I always ask myself a few key questions.

1) Is the purchase helping the planet or adding to it’s distruction?

2) Will it harm me READ MORE

September
24

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Today is the day to stand together to change the world.

Climate change is no longer a scientific fable we can ignore.

It is here and today the world is standing together to save our planet. What will you do to help?

Day 347: Give 347 Moving Planet

  • 2000 events
  • 175 countries

Bike, Walk, March, Skate

These are the READ MORE

September
23

Shopping to create Change

Just 20 days of giving left and I have discovered yet another way

to use my hard earned money and spend it for “good”.

Day 346: Give 346

This give is specific to Vancouver but it may inspire you to think about how you use your money for good. Many of us (actually millions) use the Groupon type sites … READ MORE