Charity

November Charity of the Month: The Salvation Army

Founded in 1865 in London by William Booth, The Salvation Army is present in 127 countries and operates 7,546 centers in the United States alone. The Salvation Army is dedicated to fighting hunger, addiction and poverty by meeting peoples physical as well as spiritual needs. The work of the Army is funded through corporate contributions, kettle donations and the sale…

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October Charity of the Month: Red Cross Louisiana Floods Relief

Flooding in Louisiana has recently became insufferable, affecting thousands of families throughout the area and causing immense amounts of damage and destruction. In August, the governor of Louisiana declared a state of emergency as many rivers recorded record level height increases. This flood is considered to be the worst natural disaster in the US since Hurricane Sandy. From their website:…

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The 2016 Olympics are Here!

Today kicks off the 2016 Rio Olympics.  Tonight, people in countries all over the world will be watching the Opening Ceremony with excitement, and ready to cheer on their country. Because of this, we thought there was no better charity to support this month than the Special Olympics. The Special Olympics supports people with intellectual disabilities through sports related activities.…

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April’s Charity of the Month: Visionaries and Voices

Art has a way of healing. For both the its creator and the audience experiencing it. It’s a bridge that connects two individuals—and sometimes m groups—allowing them to communicate experiences and emotions. It is powerful and it can save lives. The Cincinnati based non-profit organization Visionaries and Voices helps disabled artists—artists who want very much to be heard—by providing studio…

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Fill the Truck Charity Initiative 2015 is a SUCCESS!!

**PRESS RELEASE** December 23, 2015 Springdale, Ohio – The sixth annual #FillTheTruck for Charity, serving six charities in the Cincinnati Metropolitan area, concluded today collecting 44,818 items.   The item count was up 60% from total collections of 28,008 items in 2015 and completely filled two 53 foot semi-trucks. 13,792 items will be delivered to the Healing Center today as part…

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