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Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

Today only Facebook is waiving fees on nonprofit fundraisers. Better yet, the Gates Foundation is matching every donation, which means your donation will be doubled. That’s a 100% return on investment! Not a bad deal at all. It’s like they’re giving money away. Here’s two good candidates. Destiny’s nonprofit is for a computer center in…

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the fall

the fall

This week the weather was summery, with highs in the 80s. It’s already September. On Monday I was thinking how long until the weather changed and then the next day the highs were in the 70s. The weather has changed. The kind of change where in LA you can wear shorts or not. Wear a…

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Help these Hurricane Harvey families rebuild!

Help these Hurricane Harvey families rebuild!

I’ve added more families who have lost homes, cars, and belongings from Hurricane Harvey. The amount of devastation is unbelievable. These are families I know personally or are friends of my friends. All real people, families with children and/or pets or single parents or single people. So many have lost everything. You lose a lot…

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how to help Hurricane Harvey families

how to help Hurricane Harvey families

Many friends I personally know were affected by Hurricane Harvey, from getting a few inches (which still ruins a lot of things and requires stripping walls down to the studs), to over 9 feet, which ruins the entire first floor and parts of the second floor. The emotional trauma is real, but the support from…

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heavy heart

heavy heart

I can’t write about anything else except Houston, Texas, and how the city has endured the near-biblical proportions of flood water by Hurricane Harvey. I’ve got friends and family down there and was watching things happen in almost real-time via Facebook and live stream of the local news. Each pic posted of rising water, an…

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charity: water

charity: water

Today I checked on my fundraising campaign for charity: water.¬†What a surprise I found! My goal of raising $450 was met yesterday! It really stumped me, yet why was I stumped? Why did I start the campaign if I felt as if it could not be done? Perhaps I wanted to see what could be…

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