I Was a Fan of This Nonprofit. Then I Wasn't. What I Discovered When I Checked Up On Them — Selfish Giving
A few years go I wrote glowingly about Wreaths Across America (WAA) and their mission to lay wreaths on the graves of fallen soldiers. This is important and powerful work and WAA became a big part of the speeches I delivered that year. I couldn't say enough good things about them. Then,
WestJet Christmas Miracle: 12,000 mini miracles
On December 9, 2015 we asked you to help us spread Christmas cheer and make 12,000 mini miracles happen in 24hrs. You sure delivered! We were overwhelmed by ...
Soft focus, subversive unease: how Greenpeace parodied the iconic Coca-Cola Christmas ad
Greenpeace’s latest film tackles ocean plastic pollution through spoofing a festive medium known to the entire Western world: the famed Coca-Cola Christmas ad, which each year spawns thousands of tiresome updates declaring “Now it’s Christmas!” after hitting TV screens. The familiarly tied up in the enduring creative made it “ripe for parody”, according to Elena Polisano, oceans campaigner at the charity.
Amazon Echo is the latest device to benefit (RED)
Want to get a smart speaker while contributing to an important cause? Amazon has you covered: it just unveiled a Product (RED) version of its second-generation Echo. As you might expect, buying the crimson-hued device will contribute 10 percent (in this case, $10) of its purchase price to fighting AIDS through the Global Fund. It happens to be considerably more eye-catching, too, which might help if you'd rather have your speaker stand out than blend into the decor.
LEGO® launches #BuildToGive campaign and asks to see your Christmas decoration ideas! - Fun Kids - the UK's children's radio station
As always with LEGO, there are no rules when it comes to building, so anything goes. Do you always have a star on top of your tree? Not this year, why not build a LEGO® Brussel Sprout!
Wash up with Fairy and help provide a meal to someone in need | FareShare
Washing up has never felt so good! We’ve teamed up with Fairy and Tesco, for an exclusive Christmas promotion to help provide meals for people in need. Launching on 15 November, Fairy will donate 25p to FareShare for every pack of Fairy Platinum 50ct, 70ct and Fairy Liquid 1.35L sold in Tesco stores and online. […]