A Giving Spirit

Posted on December 13th, 2012

It’s that time of year when we’re all in a giving mood.  Shopping for gifts for family and friends, baking cookies for the neighbors, leaving a special envelope of thanks for the mailman.  This is also the primary gifting time for charities as folks around the world realize that not all of our neighbors share our happiness and good... Read More...


The Elderly Need Random Acts of Kindness

Posted on January 31st, 2012

Start planning your Kindness – It’s Random Acts of Kindness Week February 13-19, so get busy.

Wouldn’t the world – even our local community – be a fine place if... Read More...

Father Holding Daughter's Hand

It’s Time to Give

Posted on August 10th, 2011

One of my resolutions – on a daily basis – is to start volunteering.  This is especially important now as much of the world is going to heqq in a handbasket – so to speak. 

One...

Nelson Mandela

Mandela Day Is A Time to Give

Posted on July 18th, 2011

There’s still time to celebrate Nelson Mandela’s July 18th birthday as he turns 93. Created by the United Nations in 2009, Mandela Day is intended to bring the world together “to fight... Read More...


Helping Others Around The World

Posted on July 8th, 2011

I’ve made a mid-year resolution to get a head start on 2012.

Next year, I resolve to go on an overseas volunteer vacation – possibly to Peru or Morroco!

I love traveling and...