Teaching Children the importance of giving During the Holidays

Every day there are opportunities to teach our children. As parents we are constantly being watched by them and without knowing it, our actions speak to them. A few months back we walked past a homeless man while we were shopping. The man was bundled up trying to stay warm with a small sign askingContinue Reading …

Save the Lives of Moms and Babies Around the World with Cuso International

Having had four babies in Canada I must say we are very fortunate for such great healthcare available to us. From before you even get pregnant we have access to education and healthcare to give us the best chance at a healthy pregnancy and birth. I never worried about finding a Dr close by orContinue Reading …

Support the Kellogg’s Rice Krispies #TreatsForToys program Giveaway

This time of year there is no shortage of charities for people to support. If you are in a position to give, it is always a nice time of year to help others. One of my favourite programs to support this time of year is the Kellogg’s Rice Krispies #TreatsForToys program. The nice thing about this oneContinue Reading …

Increase The Success Of Your Community Charity Event

Using Modern Tools The internet and cloud computing have made some interesting things possible in the modern age. You’re actually able to make money online just by making a crowdfund profile, and this is a smart thing to do when it comes to charity events. Consider tools like Plumfund, a crowdsource organization that will providesContinue Reading …

Do you know what hunger looks like? Help Campbell Canada Help Hunger Disappear®

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Campbell Canada for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. When people think about who uses the food banks in Canada, they have a certain image in their heads. The truth is there are many people from all walks of life using the food banks.Continue Reading …

Duracell Powering Smiles this Holiday Season #PowerImagination

The holidays are here and in full swing. Most of us are filling up on treats and hanging out with family and friends while exchanging gifts. This season brings stress for many from the hustle and bustle but it also brings good cheer and plenty of opportunities to spread goodwill . There are many momentsContinue Reading …

Top Tips for Helping Out the Children in Your Community

Anyone who has ever reached out to help a child in their community that wasn’t their own can tell you that there is truly no better feeling in the world. However, the world has become such a “hurry up and get there” type of place that often it’s easy to forget that there are childrenContinue Reading …

How You Can Be More Involved Within Your Local Community

We can all be a little guilty sometimes of being a little absorbed in our lives. That’s just life I guess. But what we can sometimes fail to see is that there are people around us that need our help and support. While it isn’t our place to make ourselves known in other people’s problemsContinue Reading …