Philanthropy

Bringing a Community Together with Baseball

​Baseball is hailed as “the great American pastime.” That can certainly be said for 74 year-old Frank Miller. Baseball was his sport of choice in school—he even played college ball—and after reading a book about pitching in early January, Miller found the itch to play...

The Rice ATM That Supports Indian Workers

People across the world have experienced a myriad of hardships thanks to the impact of COVID-19. Due to businesses shutting down for lockdown, hundreds of people in the Hyderabad region of India were left without the means they need to live comfortably. Ramu Dosapati,...

Preschool Director Donates Gifts to 50 Children

No matter who you are, you can agree that teachers are some of the most important professionals in the world. Teachers shape our next generation of doctors, politicians, firefighters, and more with their guidance, and often with little thanks. Many find they have to...

Homeless Atlanta-Man Rescues All Animals from Burning Shelter

As a man who faced homelessness since the age of 13, Keith Walker knows the value of beloved possessions. Out of everything Walker has carried with him throughout life, his dog Bravo is by far the thing he loves most in this world. Walker is fully aware that his...

MacKenzie Scott Donates $4.2 Billion for Pandemic Relief

Upon her divorce with one of the wealthiest men in the world, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, MacKenzie Scott became the wealthiest woman in the world with over 50 billion dollars to her name. Scott was immediately viewed under a microscope as many millionaires and...

The Moving Company That Helps Victims of Abuse

With more people trapped at home than ever, another epidemic is on the rise: domestic abuse. Since the beginning of lockdown to now, several studies have shown an increase in domestic abuse reports– some as high as a 20% rise. College HUNKS Hauling Junk & Moving...

Poetry Traveling by Way of Euros

Credit: RSI Finding a message tucked away in a library book or rolled up in a bottle is a unique sensation that we are almost always guaranteed to find wonder and pleasure in. Bestselling author of Follow Your Heart, author Susanna Tamaro, wants to contribute to that...

Celebrity Wheel of Fortune Raises Money for Charities

Credit: CBS Televised game shows have become a staple of American programming over the past fifty years. Shows like Jeopardy, The Price is Right, and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? have seen many iterations-- whether with a new host or new element-- but they have...

Free Typewritten Letters for Friends Feeling Blue When We Need it Most

Millions of Americans struggle with depression or anxiety at some point in their life-- it is a well documented fact. When we were all forced to hunker down at home in March isolated from friends and family, many people experienced these oppressive feelings for the...

Miami City Ballet Offers Free Online Classes for Dancers Stuck at Home

Credit: Arquitectonica The Miami City Ballet is an internationally renowned ballet company. Young dancers across the world who wish to someday be part of a professional dance company look to the Miami City Ballet for guidance. The company has always offered classes...

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