Shoes for Love: A Boy Scout Service Project

February 14, 2014

The Central Texas chapter of Boy Scouts for America, Capitol Area Council, is collecting shoe donations on behalf of Dando Amor. 

Dando Amor is a non-profit charity dedicated to blessing the lives of children throughout the world. To learn more about this organization, visit dandoamor.com.

If you live in the Austin, Texas area and have shoes to donate, please consider doing so using the information that follows.

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Give Back this Valentine’s Day: 14 Online Stores that Give Back to Nonprofits

February 13, 2014

I’m sure you didn’t forget that Valentine’s Day is tomorrow February 14th…right? But, if by chance you did, consider purchasing a gift that is both ethical and generous – not only to your special someone, but to others around the nation and globe. Sure, it may cost a bit more to purchase gifts that are fair trade or sold by nonprofits, but as consumers we have a choice regarding how to use our spending power; and we can choose to use it for good.

For last minute shopping, or for an extra, meaningful gift, check out our list of 14 online stores that give back to nonprofits (in no particular order):

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