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Donate Your Excess Clutter

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"Something that's been sitting in your house, unused and unloved, may bring a great deal of joy to, or fill the genuine need of, someone else. Make their day, and give yourself a pat on the back. Knowing that you're doing good can make it much easier to part with your stuff."Go to where-t... read more

Alternatives To GoFundMe

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Because GoFundMe will delete campaigns they disagree with (see here and here and here, you might want to check out their alternatives here: FundRazrGiveSendGoTop 7 GoFundMe AlternativesAnd, while you're looking at alternatives, here are quite a few Google alternatives. Good article. ... read more

Giving Matters

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"GivingMatters.com furthers The Community Foundation's work of connecting generosity with need by raising the level of local nonprofit transparency, making comprehensive information available to the public in a searchable database, and identifying emerging needs. On GivingMatters.com, you can ... read more

Magnificent Animals Face Culling

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See here, here, and/or here."We will not allow our animals to starve. We will not allow them to suffer. Culling would be the kindest and, if this came to pass, this is what we would do, she says. "And here's a place in Colorado you might want to visit and/or donate to.... read more

Americans In Stable Financial Positions Answer The Call To Donate Their Stimulus Check

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More than 100 Americans have pledged their $1,200 federal stimulus check to helping their neighbors and local businesses.Americans in Stable Financi... read more

Girl Had Only Been Volunteering At Pet Shelter For Two Days When She Was Reunited With Lost Cat

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Go to girl-volunteered-at-pet-shelter-for-two-days-until-reunited-with-lost-catHannah Rountree had not seen her cat Spunky in three years-at least until he reappeared at the animal shelter she had only just started volunteering....... read more

Donation To Harmony Haven

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We just donated to Harmony Haven Therapeutic Riding and Horse Rescue. This recent snowstorm knocked down fencing, along with their shelter.And don't forget these guys: Adopt-a-horse here or here... read more

My Sister's Horse Rescue

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...... and riding therapy operation now has a GoFundMe page!I hope you've got some pocket change you can donate.Thanks.Here's the link (in case you missed the first two, above) :)gofundme.com/Facebook-harmony-h/donateSee also: Willie Nelson rescues 70 horses from slaughter... read more

Please Donate To Harmony Haven

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Please DONATE to Harmony Haven Therapeutic Riding & Horse Rescue's fundraiser to build better shelter for the winter. Thanks.Please donate by clicking here. Thank you!Or go here: harmonyhaven.wordpress.com/donationsAnd, last but not least (and possibly best of all), you can use AmazonSmile instead o... read more

Crowd-Sourced Outpouring Lifts Struggling Mom

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Some good news for a change. Crowd-sourced Outpouring Lifts Struggling Mom The Poverty Line, What Matters Today BillMoyers.com."Last month Linda Tirado, a 31-year-old from Cedar City, Utah, was ...... read more

Why The Rich Don't Give To Charity

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I thought this was quote-worthy, why-the-rich-dont-give"Last year, Paul Piff, a psychologist at UC Berkeley, published research that correlated wealth with an increase in unethical behavior: While having money doesn't necessarily make anybody anything, Piff later told New Y ... read more

The Gravitylight: Lighting For Developing Countries

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GravityLight: lighting for the developing countries on Vimeo.This is so cool!"GravityLight is a revolutionary new approach to storing energy and creating illumination. It takes only 3 seconds to lift the weight which powers GravityLight, creating 30 minutes of light on its descent. For free.&qu... read more

Charity

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Home for LifeWild Animal SanctuaryAdopt-a-horse here or hereThe Tim Tebow FoundationCharity NavigatorCure Juvenile MyositisGreater GoodHorse Rescue/Therapy RidingHelp Women Around The WorldRescue.orgYouCaring... read more

Care2 Largest Online Community For Healthy And Green Living

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Care2 - largest online community for healthy and green living, human rights and animal welfare."You Care. We Care2.Be a part of the world's largest community for good."... read more

Where To Donate Your Stuff

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Where to Donate Your Stuff: 101 Places Your Clutter Can Do Good"Something that's been sitting in your house, unused and unloved, may bring a great deal of joy to, or fill the genuine need of, someone else. Make their day, and give yourself a pat on the back. Knowing that you're doing good can m ... read more

Harmony Haven (12/23/2010)

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You can watch it here: Please donate by clicking here.Thank you.... read more

Harmony Haven (10/24/2010)

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We spent the better part of Friday here at Harmony Haven Therapeutic Riding & Horse Rescue in Cottonwood, CA.My sister and her family run it. Feel free to make a donation! Here's a 4-minute amateur video.Please donate by clicking here. Thank you.... read more

House The Horses

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Please donate by clicking here. Thank you.We are always trying to raise money so we can build a barn for our wonderful horses.Some of the horses are older and need more shade or storm protection to be comfortable.Please donate by clicking here.Thank you.... read more

Good Search

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Use them as your search engine, and they give to charity:goodsearch.com/"You shop. You save. We give."UPDATE: Here is a list of alternative search engines/sites:QwantPresearchGovTrack... and many more... read more

A New Search Engine

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Cuil.com (pronounced cool). And here's a good reason to use it (or StartPage) instead of Google: newstrust.net/stories/2685319/toolbar?refhpUPDATE: Those links no longer work. So, instead here is a list of alternative search engines/sites:QwantPresearchGoodShop/SearchGovTrack... and many more ... read more

Leaving Your Mark

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We welcome all the visitors and students to our center, Harmony Haven.Our mission statement: "We rescue and rehabilitate horses so they can rescue and rehabilitate the people who need them most."It's all about leaving your mark or hoof print. Help others and have a better life just because... read more

Harmony Haven Therapeutic Riding And Horse Rescue

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We have started our non-profit organization in Cottonwood. Harmony Haven Therapy Riding and Horse Rescue. We will add you to our mailing list if you want updates (we now have 3 horses for our riders). Hope to hear from everyone. - Jeannie, 2008Click below to see how much they've changed since this o... read more

Harmony Haven (2008)

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My sister and her daughter have started a therapeutic riding and horse rescue! Don't forget to donate by clicking on the DONATE button.Please donate by clicking here.Thank you.... read more


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