Three Belmont, MA students are creating art for you to benefit charities!

Belmont, MA students Grace, Gillian, and Frances bring you original works of art to benefit charity! Their creations include painted wood pieces, melted crayons over canvases with silhouette, glass bottles with decorations, and drawings of mermaids. In addition to getting a piece of original artwork, the proceeds will be split among the following charities: Against Malaria Foundation; Kiva.org; Make-a-Wish Foundation;… Read more →

2nd Annual Gifts list supporting a wide variety of causes!

Here are some unique and beautiful gift ideas from companies who have incorporated charitable projects into their business plans. This is certainly not all there is. Please add to the list! Feed Clutch Purse Hope Perfume, hand cream  State Backpacks and Bags Every Mother Counts Tote Better World Books Roma Rain Boots Beantown Blankets Bird and Stone Jewelry Grounds and Hounds… Read more →

Attention readers! These hand made bookmarks support the Women’s Foundation of Nepal

A 6th grader from Belmont, MA has come up with a creative way to raise money for the Women’s Foundation of Nepal, and we love it so much we had to share! Subi’s parents are from Nepal and they visit often. She learned about the Women’s Foundation of Nepal because her mother always comes home with beautiful scarves made by… Read more →

Innovative children’s book supports Jam Master Jay Foundation for Music

With a love of Hip-Hop history and of giving back, Howie Abrams and Michael “Kaves” McLeer set out to create a work of art for young kids. The Hip-Hop Alphabet book takes you on a historical journey highlighting many of the greats and different aspects that made hip hop what it is today. On top of creating amazing rhymes and… Read more →

When workouts meet philanthropy

What do you get when a creative genius who is philanthropic to the core and a fitness devotee? You inspire thousands of fitlanthropists and establish a group you really should join called #wedohardstuff. Created by Jesse Itzler this is just one of many projects he has spearheaded, and Devote loves this one for the charitable angle. Every month he creates… Read more →

You have the power to help!

The devastation we’ve seen from the hurricanes is overwhelming. Mother Nature has hit to such an alarming degree that it’s hard to know where to start to help, especially if you are individual living hundreds of miles away. In addition to the most visible organizations such as the Salvation Army, Red Cross and Global Giving, here are some other organizations that need our… Read more →

Books, rain boots, and dog food!

Some companies you should remember the next time you shop online or are in stores selling these products. Charitable giving is a part of their mission statement and corporate culture. Every time you buy a book through Better World Books, they donate a book to one of several organizations. Make this your online book retailer and promote literacy at the same time.… Read more →

Food for thought this summer

Summer barbecues, picnics, and dinners on the back porch with family and friends will be enjoyed by millions in America. Feeding people we love often means cooking way more than we need….we’ve all done that! The intentions are so good but with these celebrations will come millions of pounds of leftovers headed for the trash. Why is food waste a… Read more →

Miss Maria’s School of Dance taps into their talents to give back

Students are devoted to Miss Maria’s School of Dance in Watertown, MA because of the wonderful dance teachers and the instruction is top notch. Another reason to be a part of their community? They think about the world outside of their studio walls. Just two examples among many…last September dancers surprised a lifelong Watertown resident at her 87th birthday party who… Read more →

Chris Cornell honors refugees in final powerful music video

Losing Chris Cornell of Soundgarden and Audioslave a month ago was a blow to the music community and to his millions of fans worldwide. His musical genius is well documented, and now we are learning more about his philanthropic life. Today, the official music video “The Promise” was released purposely timed with World Refugee Day. Focusing on the refugee crisis,… Read more →