Day 264: 78,000 Children in Foster Care in Canada / 500,000 in the United States / Help Today

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KMbuYeTKles

“There are more than 78,000 children in the care of child welfare organizations across Canada. More than 30,000 of these children have parents whose parental rights have been terminated by the courts. What this usually means is that these children have no permanent family and will live in foster care or small institutional placements until they are legally of … READ MORE

Day 261: Children Help to Bring Back the Wild

With one simple give at the airport I was able to support Earth RangersI feel like I have been in a bit of a travel whirl wind. Mexico for 10 days, home for 48 hours then off to Toronto on business for another 48 hours and finally home.

I always worry if the opportunity to give will present itself. I don’t have a list of “gives” planned out ever week or even most … READ MORE

Day 247: What Would You Do if Your Kid Was an Every Day Hero? Part 1 of 4

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KmFAoZLBuJA&feature=player_embedded#at=147

Today I am starting a special series on some very special kids that deserve to be recognized. You have to watch this video. It amazes me every day how children are changing the world. They are finding it in their hearts (along with the support of their parents) to do something that really matters in the world. They are … READ MORE

Day 245: What Do You Know About Hunger even in Canada? Hunger Awareness Day

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ImWJgotrniA&feature=relmfu

For every not-for-profit organization or social cause awareness is half the battle. My give today is jumping an the bandwagon for Hunger Awareness Day. Hunger is an issue all over the world even in Canada. Quoted from the Hunger Awareness Day site:

“This year Canadians are being invited to make a change – big or small – that can READ MORE

Day 241: How Could You Hurt a Face Like This? Be the Change Today!

 

According to Canada’s current animal cruelty laws, animals are considered property and cannot suffer from violence and cruel acts. Almost all Canadians (95 percent) agree that animal pain and suffering should be limited as much as possible, but we still use animal cruelty legislation enacted in 1892″

A quote taken from the CARE2 Petition Site letter I received … READ MORE

Day 106: $10 provides 20 Meals to the Hungry

Today is day 5 of 10 GIVES that with a $10 donation can change the world.

We don’t often think about a need for food here in our own country. I am in a country (Mexico) right now where the living conditions and wealth are obviously very different than in Canada. People live very simply, without the luxuries and abundance … READ MORE



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