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  • Exposing A Couple Of Myths About Vehicle Donations

    23 May 2016

    Charities can provide your local community with a number of vital forms of support to vulnerable individuals. There are many people that assume the only way that they can help charities is by donating money. However, you should be aware that donating your old car can be an excellent way of helping charities in your local community. If this is not a way that you have supported charities in the past, you may need to have a couple of misconceptions dispelled.

  • Homeless Shelters Become Climate Specific

    29 January 2016

    Homeless shelters require compassion for their residents, tweaks and adjustments for special needs, and a geographical focus that quickly changes the services offered with, well, the weather.  A homeless shelter in Boulder, Colorado, for example, begins offering winter options for its clients in October that runs through April. A hot meal, a warm, dry bed, and personal hygiene services garnish the program considered essential in an area where the winters seem long and are definitely frigid.

  • 3 Cultural Customs To Observe While You Teach English In India

    12 August 2015

    Having the opportunity to teach English in a foreign country can be exciting and educational. To make the most of your trip, it's essential that you become familiar with some of the cultural customs that will be practiced in your new home prior to your departure.     If you plan to share your knowledge of the English language with people in India, here are three customs you should observe during your stay.

  • Teaching English As A Second Language: Tips For Beginners

    26 June 2015

    You have a passion for the English language and for helping people; as a result, you've recently begun researching opportunities to teach English as a second language abroad. You're excited about the idea of being able to travel the world and help people learn a new language, but at the same time, you're a little nervous because you've never formally taught English before. Fortunately, there are a few tips that will help get you off to the right start with your students, no matter what their age.

  • 3 Important Ways To Help Children In Need

    16 April 2015

    When it comes to charitable causes, it is important to remember children. In the United States and the rest of the world, children are often in great need. If you are looking for ways to spread your money out among some humanitarian needs, there are many ways to help children that you might want to consider. Once you focus on a need that speaks to your heart, you'll be able to reach out to organizations that will be glad to take your donation, volunteer effort or other help.