Author: Helaina Hovitz


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‘Rescue Chocolate’ Donates All Profits to Save Dogs & Cats

March 27, 2017Posted by Helaina Hovitz

As responsible pet owners know, dogs and chocolate are a…

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“Floating Hospital” Gives Free Healthcare To Families of Domestic Abuse & Homeless

March 1, 2017Posted by Helaina Hovitz

New York City is experiencing an ongoing crisis of family…

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Drones Protect Endangered Species, Feed Humans in Need

February 21, 2017Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Drones are making it easier than ever to save the…

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Dog Food Paw-lanthropy Program Promotes “Adopt Don’t Shop”

February 13, 2017Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Lucy Postins will not allow pet stores that sell puppies to stock…

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12 Easy Ways You Can Change The World In a Day

February 7, 2017Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Guest Editorial: Orly Wahba is Founder of the nonprofit Life…

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Putting the “Good” in Grief For Kids Living With Loss

January 23, 2017Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Dealing with the loss of a loved one is hard…

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Twins Help Kids Across U.S. Find Volunteer Opportunities

January 11, 2017Posted by Helaina Hovitz

When these 14-year-old twins were shut out of volunteer opportunities,…

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Female Survivors Use Custom Tech For Social Change

January 6, 2017Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Everyone has a voice, but even in a video-heavy world, not…

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Top GoFundMe Campaigns of 2016 Will Melt Your Heart

December 26, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

In 2016, GoFundMe‘s most moving crowdfunding campaigns were designed to…

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Meet The People You’ll Help When You Donate For The Holidays

December 21, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Gifting donations in someone’s name is a beautiful gesture—and a…

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Congrats! You Helped 3 Awesome Nonprofits Win Grants For 2017

December 15, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

As nonprofits everywhere gear up for another year of changing…

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Sustainable Bee Hives Help Former Inmates Thrive

December 9, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Formerly incarcerated individuals have a much harder time finding jobs…

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This “Un-Gift List” Helps You Give Back For Holidays

December 8, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Guest editorial: Simone Mets, author of Very Christmas, has spent her…

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On Cyber Monday, These Causes Remind Us What’s Important

November 24, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Hang on a sec—are you sure you should you be…

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On #GivingTuesday, Give Minutes Instead of Money With GozAround

November 23, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

It probably feels like the entire world is donating money…