Food Forward is Helping Californians Experiencing Hunger while Reducing Food Waste

With the excitement and joy surrounding the approaching fresh start of a new year, it’s easy to forget that 2020’s wake forced thousands of families out of jobs and homes.   Since March, the number of people throughout the country forced to go hungry has escalated to unprecedented levels. To alleviate this suffering, organizations like Food […]

Extreme Kids & Crew are Transforming Homes into Virtual Safe Spaces

In a time where going outside means risking your life or threatening others, Individuals with disabilities all over the country are losing access to aid and social networks as most of the country has shut down.  For individuals with disabilities, isolation can be especially devastating to mental health and education. Organizations like Extreme Kids & […]

STEAM Discovery Academy: Igniting Kid’s Minds Online

Did you know a box can change a child’s life? Overnight, parents have become educators tasked with in-home learning, all while juggling work and navigating the current lockdown. The educators at STEAM Discovery Academy, who are parents themselves, are offering an innovative solution. STEAM’s new virtual camp provides an engaging and interactive experience, designed to […]

Mercy Ships is Saving Lives in Africa

Half of Africa’s population, over 600 million people, have little or no access to healthcare. Mercy Ships exists to fulfill this overwhelming deficit in desperate regions. Volunteers aboard their hospital ships perform life-changing surgeries and train local professionals in vital medical procedures for continued care in their community. In their 42 years of operation, Mercy […]

International Medical Corps is Confronting COVID-19 at Its Source

International Medical Corps (IMC) is operating COVID-19 emergency response and flattening the curve in over 30 countries. In cooperation with WHO, CDC, and FedEx, IMC has provided medical shelters, equipment, and staff to help hospitals fight back. IMC’s efforts have generated a lasting impact on communities affected by this disease. Discover As of April 15th, […]

Samaritan’s Purse is Pouring Faith Into the Front Lines

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to relentlessly sweep through communities and countries across the globe, the heroes at Samaritan’s Purse are pouring faith into the front lines.  Early in the outbreak, Italy experienced a rapid increase of infection, shutting down vital infrastructure, commerce and travel while killing an alarming number of victims. As a result, […]

FHI360 is Empowering War-Torn Communities By Providing Life-Saving Health Care

What if you couldn’t access health care? Across the globe, there are entire communities that can’t. In Nigeria, incoming war-torn refugees from neighboring countries drastically restrict the swelling population’s ability to provide desperately needed medical aid. There is a serious growing need for health and wellness to protect and heal the people of the country. […]

International Justice Mission is Fighting to End Slavery in Our Lifetime

When you hear the word “slavery” what is the first image that flickers in your mind? If you are like our team your first thought would be plantations and the suffering of families captured and sold from Africa centuries ago. There is a veil over slavery and a misconception that it is a foregone practice […]

Mental Health America is Promoting Positive Mental Health for Everyone

Around 1 in every 5 adults will have a mental illness in their lifetime. Since 1909 Mental Health America has operated as the largest community based non-profit organization in the nation. Their organization has helped raise awareness and reduce barriers to treatment services with outreach programs and screenings that have helped educate and encourage the […]