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Truly Meaningful Gifts for Christmas 2012 at the World Vision Catalog

December 15th, 2012 · No Comments · Developing Areas, Poverty

Well, hopefully by now you’ve finished digesting your Thanksgiving turkey and all the other goodies that you had on Thursday. And hopefully you’ve survived the throngs of shoppers pushing and shoving to get the latest iToys and flashy electronic gizmos. While we’re enjoying all that the season has to offer, one thing that’s always good […]

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What the original Purple Heart looked like

November 10th, 2012 · No Comments · Poverty

The patch you see to your right is a replica of a Purple Heart. While everyone today thinks of the Purple Heart as a medal given to soldiers who are wounded or killed in the line of duty, the original Purple Heart, called the “Badge of Military Merit”, meant something different. It was created by […]

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Patchwork Road's Meaningful Marketplace – Unique Gifts That Help Charity

September 26th, 2012 · No Comments · Children's Charities, Developing Areas, Domestic Violence, Education, Poverty, Veterans and Military

Here’s a fantastic new shopping site that you should definitely check out. It’s called PatchworkRoad.Com, and it just launched yesterday. There are certainly a lot of marketplaces out there that donate a portion of proceeds to charity. But right away this one feels very different. Instead of dumping you into a huge morass of affiliate […]

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$5 for $10 Starbucks card at Google Offers on April 4, 2012 #starbucks #halfprice

April 3rd, 2012 · 3 Comments · Poverty

Heads up! Starting on the morning of 4/4/12, Google Offers will be selling a $10 Starbucks Card for only $5. If you haven’t signed up for Google Offers alerts, be sure to do it now as the offer is only going to be good for Google Offers subscribers (don’t worry, it’s free and you can […]

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A Truly Unique Gift: Celebrity Ties for Christmas 2011

December 3rd, 2011 · No Comments · Poverty

Let’s face it, the tie has been a little bit overdone as a gift over the years. Men get them for Father’s Day, their birthday, Christmas, and any other occasion in between. There was a time when having 100 ties in a tie drawer was a useful thing, but that was back when everyone wore […]

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Buy Trident Gum, Help Improve Dental Health in Underprivileged Communities

September 15th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Poverty

From September 13 to September 19, for every pack of Trident Gum you purchase, Trident will donate 5 cents to Smiles Across America, a non-profit organization which helps bring good dental health care to children in underprivileged communities. Traident will also donate when you text SMILES to 71717. (Text is free for you, Trident will pay 5 […]

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Stephon Marbury’s line of basketball clothes

September 12th, 2010 · No Comments · Amazon, Poverty

Starbury is a line of clothes started by NBA star Stephon Marbury, in association with athletic clothes company Steve & Barry’s. The clothes are high-quality apparel ranging from Signature Jeans to an Original Basketball Jersey (pictured) to Basketball Shorts, stylish Polo Shirts and Graphic Tees . Unlike companies that slap a NBA star’s name on a line […]

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Quilt from Blanket America that helps Americans in Need

June 30th, 2010 · No Comments · Amazon, Poverty

This Blanket America Patchwork Heritage Quilt is a great quality quilt that is inspired by the flag colors of the 13 original colonies on one side, with a modern-day nod with our current President’s inaugural address on the other. Blanket America is a company that still manufactures all of its products in the USA. And […]

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Best charity to donate your car to

August 30th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Poverty

Do you have an old clunker that’s just about had it? Most major charities accept car donations.  Donating your car is one of those things which helps others, and helps you too. Most charities will accept cars in almost any condition, in if your car is in undriveable condition, most charities will even arrange for […]

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