“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
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
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
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
“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″
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