JFK is a winner in so many ways…. now they have “WON” an $1000 Service Award from Wells Fargo. I applied for this grant and the school was selected. I requested money for books for the kids I read to — this feels oh so good!!
John F Kennedy Elementary School’s mission? This school […]
Our group was trying to figure out a way to empower health. Lots of groups have done this…. sometimes it is a contest:
MOST STEPS PER WEEK (using a fitbit or mapping a particular walk circuit). We jointed the NO BARRIERS GROUP Drinking the most water per week Losing the most weight Improving your own […]
From the group at HPP to the Community:
Thanks to everyone who helped make Our Light, Our House an unprecedented success last month! With your help, Homeless Prenatal Prevention – or HPP for short, raised over $215,000 to help break the cycle of childhood poverty. We are over the moon with gratitude for our […]
Sometimes it happens, that you lose your BALANCE… you work so much that you have no social life, or you have kids, commitments, other “attention-grabbers” that NEED so much of your time, you don’t ever do anything for yourself.
In order to be the best that you can be at work, at home, and stay […]
Honoring those who have answered our country’s call to military service is personal passion for members of military families. For Mario Diaz, Three of his uncles served in the military honorably during different wars. That is why when Díaz was appointed by California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. three years ago to be part of […]
During an early morning in mid-April, a group of 250 volunteers including 28 team members rolled up their sleeves to make home repairs and improvements to the home of an 82 year old widow with critical health challenges. Some of the home improvements made during the volunteer day organized by Rebuilding Together Petaluma […]
One out of six people including children and seniors struggle with hunger in America.
To address the needs of the hungry and homeless on the eve of the biggest football game of the year, the nonprofit organization Taste of the NFL held its single most successful charitable event: “The Super Bowl Taste of the NFL […]
There are many opportunities to volunteer. Every time you broaden your horizons with volunteering or attending a non-profit community event you find more of yourself more passion in your life. Live fully, take a look at these events and opportunities to get involved.
Here are Events and Excerpts from an amazing group that works with […]
This is an amazing group full of the best most compelling stories. Young people that could lose their hope forever are finding new skills while fixing abandonned, dilapidated houses. The work is hard and hands-on and these kids are learning a skill. They are fixing up their community and finding a cautious but enthusiastic HOPE!
“Blue Monday”—typically the third Monday in January—as being the most depressing day of the year might not be scientifically proven, let’s face it: January and February can be a drag. Winter stretches ahead for weeks and, in many places, it’s so cold you don’t want to go outside.
What can you do?
Involve all […]