People Who Care -- Archive

October '10 - Boarding for Breast Cancer -- Early Detection + an Active Lifestyle

The month of October brings with it a number of images - for me it's the deep reds and vibrant colors of a changing season -- but standing out amongst the hues of autumn is the iconic pink ribbon that symbolizes hope, strength, unity and commitment for all those involved in the fight against breast cancer. With October designated "Breast Cancer Awareness Month," it's fitting that we feature an organization dedicated to imagining a world without breast cancer... Please welcome Boarding for Breast Cancer (B4BC), a youth-focused education, awareness, and fundraising foundation, whose mission is to increase awareness about breast cancer, the importance of early detection and the value of an active lifestyle...

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Sept. '10 - Ovarian Cancer National Alliance -- Working to save women's lives

September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. There are numerous ways that you can show your support and help raise funds for the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA). The easiest, most cost effective and fun way to contribute is by SHOPPING TEAL....

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July '10 - Canine Companions -- Redefining Independence Day

During this month of July, all of us here at NonProfitShoppingMall would like to recognize and give thanks to the amazing team behind Canine Companions for Independence who redefine the meaning of independence far beyond the concept first proposed by our Founding Fathers...

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June '10 - National Wildlife Federation -- Brings Adventure Home

National Wildlife Federation is America's largest conservation organization. They work with more than 4 million members, partners and supporters in communities across the country to protect wildlife and reconnect people with nature. Their award winning magazines, Wild Animal Baby®, Your Big Backyard® and Ranger Rick® introduce children of all ages to the wonders of the natural world around them...

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May '10 - Tori Amos -- Loves the RAINN

When I think of the month of May, it brings images of beautiful Spring skies and flowers. During this month of fresh starts and new directions, I would like to pay homage to an amazing organization that has helped millions of women and men take a step toward rebirth. The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network, known as RAINN...

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December '09 - GAVI Alliance -- Immunize Every Child

During this month of December when our thoughts often turn to helping those less fortunate than ourselves, we'd like to introduce GAVI ALLIANCE and its simple, yet powerful mission to IMMUNIZE EVERY CHILD. Vaccines are truly life giving gifts, and perhaps the worlds best hope for slashing the still scandalously high rates of infant mortality in the poorest communities of the world...

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October '09 - Boarding for Breast Cancer -- Early Detection + an Active Lifestyle

The month of October brings with it a number of images - for me it's the deep reds and vibrant colors of a changing season -- but standing out amongst the hues of autumn is the iconic pink ribbon that symbolizes hope, strength, unity and commitment for all those involved in the fight against breast cancer. With October designated "Breast Cancer Awareness Month," it's fitting that we feature an organization dedicated to imagining a world without breast cancer... Please welcome Boarding for Breast Cancer (B4BC), a youth-focused education, awareness, and fundraising foundation, whose mission is to increase awareness about breast cancer, the importance of early detection and the value of an active lifestyle...

Read about Boarding for Breast Cancer...

August '09 - St. Bernard Project -- Rebuilding Homes + Families

On August 28, 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast of the United States, causing severe damage as it stormed throughout the South, leaving thousands homeless and an estimated 1,836 lives lost. Four years later, the devastation from Katrina continues to plague the area with roughly 15,000 families still living in temporary housing. St. Bernard Project Co-Founder Liz McCartney talks to us about her goal for St. Bernard Parish and the lessons learned to develop a new national model for post disaster rebuilding...

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June '09 - Ndebele Art Project Africa -- The Little Nonprofit That Does

It's been our pleasure over the years to meet and work with a variety of nonprofit groups, all of them compelling, all of them passionate and all of them doing good to better the world. This month, we'd like to highlight Ndebele Art Project Africa, an organization whose exuberant optimism and 'on-the-ground' work is reminiscent of the children's story: The Little Engine That Could...

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Apr '09 - Protecting a Healthy Planet and Healthy People -- EarthShare Cares for Both

EarthShare is the answer to our questions looming on the horizon concerning the environment and our future within that context because EarthShare appeals to individuals and businesses by offering one simple way to support a broad range of environmental and conservation concerns through their highly effective workplace giving programs...

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March '09 - Women for Women International -- changing the world one woman at a time

Women for Women International mobilizes women to change their lives in conflict and post-conflict environments by providing them with the necessary tools and resources to move beyond crisis and poverty toward stability and self-sufficiency...

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February '09 - Georgia Arnold -- delivering the message on HIV/AIDS at MTV's Staying Alive Foundation

This month we highlight the Staying Alive Foundation, whose multimedia global HIV and AIDS prevention campaign challenges stigma and discrimination associated with HIV and AIDS and empowers young people to protect themselves from the disease...

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January '09 - Teaching Tolerance and Standing Strong Against Hate -- Southern Poverty Law Center

We the People have just witnessed an historic moment in our nation's history - Barack Obama's ascension to the Presidency surely marks racial progress in the U.S., yet a rash of hate crimes and bias incidents in the wake of his election clearly show that America is far from being a 'post-racial' nation...

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December '08 - Children's Miracle Network Make Miracles Happen

As co-founder of Children's Miracle Network, Marie Osmond helps raise funds for life-saving care at 170 children's hospitals. Children in every community benefit from the specialized care provided at Children's Miracle Network hospitals...

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November '08 - Alzheimer's Caregivers and Researchers Are People Who Care

As we approach the holiday season, nonprofitshoppingmall.com would like to recognize a segment of our population that is often overlooked - our seniors. We find it fitting to recognize the Alzheimer's Association, its work and its growing need...

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October '08 - Susan G. Komen For The Cure Are People Who Care

The iconic pink ribbon symbolizes hope, strength, unity and commitment for all those involved in the fight against breast cancer. With October designated "Breast Cancer Awareness Month," it's fitting that we feature a charity dedicated to imagining a world without breast cancer... Susan G. Komen for the Cure...

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September '08 - John Wood And Room To Read Are People Who Care

World Change Starts With Educated Children - this simple, yet powerful statement is the corner stone upon which Room To Read was built. With the school year already beginning for many, it's seems natural to feature an extraordinary non-profit whose mission is to provide books and libraries and pursue other educational initiatives for children in rural and poor communities throughout Asia and Africa...

Read about Room To Read...

August '08 - After The Storm, Global Green USA Are People Who Care

On August 28, 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast of the United States, causing severe damage as it stormed throughout the South, leaving thousands homeless and an estimated 1,836 lives lost. When New Orleans' levees broke, America's hearts did too...

Read about Global Green USA...

July '08 - People Who Care About Animals Support ASPCA Programming

The ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), founded in 1866 as the first humane organization in the Western Hemisphere, was formed to alleviate the injustices animals faced then, and continue to confront today...

Read about the ASPCA...

June '08 - Doctors Without Borders Are People Who Care

As the headlines continue to break highlighting natural disasters in Myanmar and in China, Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is taking action to help aid in the relief efforts...

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May '08 - Actress Christina Ricci Keeps RAINN In Her Forecast

Actress Christina Ricci is the national spokesperson for RAINN, America's leading anti-sexual assault organization. Ricci has starred in many popular films and now Speed Racer, premiering on May 9, 2008...

Read our interview with Christina Ricci...

April '08 - Actor John Schneider Speaks About Autism

Actor John Schneider, known for his roles in The Dukes of Hazzard, Smallville, Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman and most recently for his starring performance in the hit Broadway musical Chicago, speaks about autism...

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March '08 - Emme: Supermodel, Television Personality, Best-Selling Author Committed To Do Something

Emme, supermodel, television personality, best-selling author, lecturer, clothing designer, and women's advocate has a clear mission: to awaken the inner magnificence inherent in each of us.

Read our interview with Emme...

February '08 - Access Hollywood Co-Anchor Billy Bush Makes Movie Magic For Kids

Billy Bush, co-anchor of Access Hollywood, the daily entertainment newsmagazine now in its tenth season, contributor for NBC's top-rated, Today, talks about his life in LA and how he came to be on the Board of Directors for Lollipop Theater Network.

Read our interview with Billy Bush...

January '08 - World Renowned Chef David Myers - Helps Protect Our Surf & Turf

Chef David Myers, owner of LA's Sona restaurant, CEO of FoodArt Group, host of Fine Living's Shopping with Chefs Show and avid surfer is passionate about fresh seasonal cuisine, sources his ingredients locally and gives back to Surfrider Foundation.

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December '07 - US Marine Sergeant Harvey Walden - Works Out With Toys For Tots

Sergeant Harvey Walden is best known for his role as the fitness instructor on VH1's "Celebrity Fit Club". In his new book, Harvey Walden's No Excuses Fitness Workout, Sgt. Walden shares his boot-camp routines for a healthier and more active lifestyle. He has participated with the Toys for Tots program since l989.

Read our interview with Sgt. Walden...

November '07 - Nicole Forester + Robert Newman - Find Your Light As A Volunteer

Guiding Light cast members Nicole Forester and Robert Newman talk about their hands on volunteer experiences and how it makes them feel more connected to their viewers, their community and fans.

Read our interview with Nicole + Robert...

October '07 - Susan G. Komen For The Cure Ambassador - René Syler Speaks Out

René Syler, author of Good Enough Mother, noted journalist, TV personality, wife and mother, talks about her work with Susan G. Komen for the Cure, her decision to undergo a prophylactic mastectomy and her life.

Read our interview with René Syler...

People Who Care Boarding for Breast Cancer

Boarding for Breast Cancer

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance

Canine Companions Independence

Canine Companions Independence

National Wildlife Federation

National Wildlife Federation

RAINN

RAINN

GAVI Alliance Immunize Every Child

GAVI Alliance Immunize Every Child

Boarding for Breast Cancer

Boarding for Breast Cancer

St. Bernard Project

St. Bernard Project

Ndebele Art Project Africa

Ndebele Art Project Africa

EarthShare

EarthShare

Women for Women International

Women for Women International

Staying Alive Foundation

Staying Alive Foundation

Southern Poverty Law Center

Southern Poverty Law Center

Children's Miracle Network

Children's Miracle Network

Alzheimer's Association

Alzheimer's Association

Susan G. Komen For The Cure

Susan G. Komen For The Cure

Room To Read

Room To Read

Global Green USA

Global Green USA

ASPCA

ASPCA

Doctors Without Borders

Doctors Without Borders

Christina Ricci

Actress Christina Ricci

John Schneider

Actor John Schneider

Emme

Supermodel & Best-Selling Author Emme

Billy Bush

Access Hollywood's Billy Bush

David Myers

World Renowned Chef David Myers

Sergeant Harvey Walden

US Marine Sergeant Harvey Walden

Nivole Forester + Robert Newman

Nicole Forester + Robert Newman

Rene Syler

Susan G. Komen Ambassador René Syler