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The Hidden Cause of Poverty The World Needs to Address Now

The Hidden Cause of Poverty The World Needs to Address Now
     

Compassion and aid projects have made a dent in global poverty since the 1980s, but there’s a hidden cause that is keeping billions of people around the world living in poverty today. In … Read entire article »

 

Miley Cyrus Launches Happy Hippy Foundation to Support Vulnerable Youth

Miley Cyrus Launches Happy Hippy Foundation to Support Vulnerable Youth
     

Miley Cyrus is using her platform to influence cultural and social change. Today, the singer announced the official launch of the Happy Hippie Foundation., dedicated to fight the injustices faced by homeless … Read entire article »

 

Stars Step Up To Educate and Inspire Global Citizens at Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day

Stars Step Up To Educate and Inspire Global Citizens at Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day
     

High-profile musical artists will join global policymakers, finance ministers, environment and development NGOs, and industry executives on the grounds of the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. this Saturday, April 18 for Global … Read entire article »

 

Join Your Neighbors and Serve Your Community on MLK Day of Service

Join Your Neighbors and Serve Your Community on MLK Day of Service
     

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?’” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Each year on Martin Luther King Day, Americans come together to answer Dr. King’s question … Read entire article »

 

NFL Veteran Leaves Millions on the Table to Feed America’s Hungry

NFL Veteran Leaves Millions on the Table to Feed America’s Hungry
     

“When I think about a life of greatness, I think about a life of service.” And that’s exactly why former NFL player Jason Brown walked away from a multi-million dollar football contract to … Read entire article »

 

Your Role in Impacting Your Community #UAC45, Tonight at 8pm EST

     

Join Philadelphia’s Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) tonight for a live Twitter chat to discuss our civic responsibility to help each other, and how the UAC is driving change in Philadelphia and beyond from the ground up. Time: 8-9pm EST Hashtag: UAC45 The theme of tonight’s chat is “Don’t Kick the Can” and is moderated by UAC’s CEO, Sharmain Matlock-Turner. During the discussion, Sharmain will talk about the work UAC undertakes to drive change from the ground up and how citizens have a civic responsibility to help each other. She will … Read entire article »

 

Zenyada Pulls Out Her Superhero Powers for Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF

Zenyada Pulls Out Her Superhero Powers for Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF
     

Since 1950, children, families, and organizations have used Halloween as an opportunity to raise funds for children who need much more than candy. This year’s spokesperson, Zendaya, has been asking kids in … Read entire article »

 

Donuts, Chicken and Hospitality for Philly’s Homeless

Donuts, Chicken and Hospitality for Philly’s Homeless
     

What do a donut shop and a homeless outreach in Philadelphia have in common? Through a unique partnership, Federal Donuts (FedNuts) Broad Street Ministry are joining forces to serve Philadelphia’s hungry and homeless. Federal … Read entire article »

 

Shakira Joins Activia to Promote World Food Programme

Shakira Joins Activia to Promote World Food Programme
     

In 15 days, the spotlight will be on Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Global superstar, Shakira teamed up with Activia, one of the world’s largest yogurt brands, to make the … Read entire article »

 

IJM President Gary Haugen Speaks Out on Kidnappings of Nigerian Schoolgirls

IJM President Gary Haugen Speaks Out on Kidnappings of Nigerian Schoolgirls
     

Over a month ago, terrorists from the militant group Boko Horam kidnapped more than 200 girls from a Nigerian school. In the last weeks, people around the world, including the U.S. and … Read entire article »