25 creative ways to help animal shelters
Short or time or money (or both) but still want to help your local animal shelter? Here are smart ways that you can make a big difference.
Zoo animals rip jeans to raise money for conservation
Lions, tigers and bears were enlisted to earnestly shred denim at Japan’s Kamine Zoo, creating material for ‘distressed’ blue jeans to be auctioned on behalf of the zoo and the World Wildlife Fund.
How to use your cat photos for a good cause
For every cat photo or video you post on social media using the #MyGreatCat hashtag, Purina Pro Plan will donate a pound of food to feline rescue groups.
Kicking hunger’s butt, 3 homemade loaves of bread at a time
Food blogger Jerry James Stone is inviting people across the globe to join the Three Loaves movement and harness the communal power of food to help feed the hungry.
Taking it to the Streets: Mother-daughter team helps the homeless by helping their pets
Lori and Shira Rich are saving the lives of the homeless in California — regardless of whether they have 2 legs or 4.
Here’s a good reason to put down your phone
A new initiative from the UNICEF Tap Project donates a day’s worth of clean water for every 10 minutes you don’t touch your phone.
Why the most generous donors often give anonymously
If people donate to boost their reputation, why keep it a secret? Blame society.
Do you ‘like’ nonprofits? Now you can donate right through Facebook
World Wildlife Fund, the Red Cross and UNICEF are among the first users of the new “Donate Now” button.