Staples for Students Starts This Week

Join Jake T. Austin, Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Staples for Students this summer in raising money, donating supplies and getting the word out about this great cause.

Genesys Works

Genesys Works is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that enables inner-city high school students to break through barriers and discover through meaningful work experience that they can succeed as professionals in the corporate world.

Step Forward Paper

Step Forward Paper™ is an 8.5? X 11?, 80% tree-free paper sheet made from wheat straw waste and bleached using an Elemental Chlorine-Free sequence (ECF). The paper is FSC certified by the Rainforest Alliance.

KIPP Schools

KIPP, the Knowledge Is Power Program, is a national network of free, open-enrollment college-preparatory public charter schools with a track record of preparing students in underserved communities for success in college and in life.

Generations United

Generations United is the national membership organization focused solely on improving the lives of children, youth, and older people through intergenerational strategies, programs, and public policies.

Shakira and Barefoot Foundation: Buy A Brick Campaign

Help the Barefoot Foundation build a new school for vulnerable children in Cartagena, Colombia by giving just a few dollars to ‘buy a brick.’ You’ll then be able to see your face on an online mosaic as the school takes shape. Shakira will also thank you on your Facebook Wall and you’ll be able to participate in a contest to win a video chat with Shakira.


ScholarShot Turning Dropouts Into Degress from ScholarShot on Vimeo.

Assurance and government grant programs get at risk students into college, but unprepared and underfunded over 80% will drop out. Money and classrooms are not getting the job done and your tax dollars and their future go down the drain. ScholarShot fills critical gaps by helping at risk students build a Plan to succeed and scholarships to bridge the difference between public grants and the full cost of college.

World Refugee Day – June 20

Today is World Refugee Day, and we’re taking the day off from Small Charity Week to highlight the United Nations Refugee Agency’s work around the globe.

Gwendolyn Strong Foundation

The Gwendolyn Strong Foundation (theGSF) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing global awareness of Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), the #1 genetic killer of young children, accelerating research focused on ending this cruel disease, and supporting families impacted by SMA and other life-altering conditions. TheGSF is an all volunteer organization, meaning 100% of donations go toward fulfilling its mission.

Young Storytellers Foundation

The Young Storytellers Foundation develops literacy through the art of storytelling. Using group exercises and one-on-one mentoring, they provide under-served children in the public school system an opportunity to write stories and see them brought to life through performance. Their mission is to inspire children to discover the power of their own voice.