Category Archives for "Non Profits"

December 3, 2016

Monkey Do Project | Feeding and Helping the People of Appalachia

When Jacqueline Wilson, Founder of Monkey Do Project, considered the name of her non profit organization, she wanted the project to inspire others to DO SOMETHING. She wasn’t satisfied pointing out the needs in Appalachia; she longed to spur fellow citizens to take action. She wanted this non-profit to inspire others to help Appalachian families. […]

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December 3, 2016

Apple of His Eye Charity | Bringing Aid to India and Rwanda

TJ Saling Caldwell, Oregon resident, is the founder and President of Apple of His Eye Charity. Although the Charity officially started in May of 2012 the vision was birthed during her first mission trip to India at the end of 2006. During that trip she met two pastors who helped translate for the mission team. […]

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August 14, 2015

AWARxE Discusses the Dangers Prescription Medications Present to Students

AWARxE is currently working on a campaign* to spread awareness of the dangers prescription medications present to students. The non-medical use of prescription drugs has doubled since the 1990s, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Today, unintentional drug overdoses are the leading cause of accidental deaths in the United States. The […]

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August 14, 2015

Brave Beginnings: Helping Premature Babies Survive and Thrive

Brave Beginnings is currently running a life-saving initiative*, helping families around the country. As a parent, you know how crucial early care is to a newborn child. However, each year, more than 450,000 babies are born too soon, often without access to the most up to date neonatal care. We’re hoping to rewrite that story. […]

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July 25, 2015

Cystinosis: A story of hope and sacrifice

I would like to share with you an incredible story of hope, sacrifice, and friendship between two families coping with Cystinosis: a rare, genetic metabolic condition that affects every cell in the body. Jessica DeDio’s son Bailey has Cystinosis. Bailey’s kidneys were failing and the family was using social media as a way to alert friends about […]

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