Tag: HumanKind


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…


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…


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,…


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…


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…


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…


Sustainable Bee Hives Help Former Inmates Thrive

December 9, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Formerly incarcerated individuals have a much harder time finding jobs…


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…


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…


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…


‘Building Beats’ Helps Fuel DJ Dreams For Inner-City Kids

November 22, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

Major cutbacks to arts education programming in New York City—spending…


Healthy Food Drive for Thanksgiving Is Lifesaving

November 16, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

This Thanksgiving, millions of Americans will be donating food to…

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 27:  Honoree Claire Wineland accepts an award on stage during the World of Children Awards Ceremony on October 27, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images for World Of Children)

This ‘Nobel Prize’ Goes To Heroes Who Help Kids

October 31, 2016Posted by Wendy Joan Biddlecombe

Bob Dylan may have just won the Nobel Prize for…


Laotian Artisans Turn Bomb Casings Into Jewelry, Clear Land of Mines

October 17, 2016Posted by Linda Hernandez

Decades after the Vietnam War, 80 million active bombs are…


Why More News Sources Need To Use Captions on Video

September 29, 2016Posted by Helaina Hovitz

We hope that the fact that all of our videos…