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I Give to Charity

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    harvestmoon94 harvestmoon94 18-21, F Feb 28

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    Untilted

    i give cloths to the good wills....i get to do the salivation army thing this winter...you know those people who stand outside of walmart ringing those bells with the change buckets.....i get to be in a santa suit and everything im really excited.....i take homeless dogs to ...
    noodlehead noodlehead 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 19, 2008

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    How many moments do we experience in a lifetime?

    How many of these moments become memories? One moment I experienced at the age of about 5 penetrated so deep, it not only stored into my long term memory but permanently etched into my soul.===========================The Slippers.At around the age of 5, I received a pair of pink...
    DreamWizard DreamWizard 41-45, F Mar 9

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    I Give!

    I regularly give to charity. Every Christmas, we donate to the food bank. Diapers, formula, and dry goods, hopeing that they will go to a family that needs them, and that perhaps, it will relieve just a little stress at a trying time of year. Also, instead of buying gifts for...
    krysi krysi 26-30, F 7 Responses Jan 8, 2009

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    I Wish I Had A Few Good Friends To Give Things To

    or I have considered donating stuff to charities also or orphanages ... I like raising money for charities and giving of my time to help out but I haven't done it in ages... just don't feel well enough and wonder if I would be appreciated or wanted! or i might just get in the way...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F Mar 6, 2011

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    American Cancer Society ?

    I didnt see the American Cancer Society listed as an option and that really bothered me. I have lost several family members to that disease as well as friends. While I believe the options you listed were good ones ...why not listen to what members request and then vote...just a...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002 46-50, F 3 Responses Dec 23, 2010

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    I Give to Chariy!!!

    i give a small amout of money out my wages every month to charity!!! it just that i always believe that you get it all back in the end, not in monetry terms, but you always feel good when you know you are helping out peple that are under priviledged, and that your money is going...
    cowshed123 cowshed123 31-35, M 3 Responses Jun 23, 2009

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    My Favorite Charity..

    is the local food bank. If people are hungry, nothing much else matters. A few dollars donated to the food bank can be used to buy more than ten times that amount in food. 
    rusted rusted 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 5, 2009

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    Charity Cruise This Summer! Yay!

    My wife and I have been trying to find a cruise that we could take our son on for ages and its interesting I actually found one while I was looking for ways to donate to Haiti.  I'm so excited I get to go on this, I've been looking for forever to find a cruise that's...
    lightnesso lightnesso 22-25 Mar 8, 2010

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    Please Consider Helping My Best Friend

    My best friend lost her uncle to suicide when she was seven years old. She is participating in a charity to help raise awareness and education about suicide. The charity group's mission is to bring the topic out into the open and educate people on the warning signs of suicidal...
    Adosia Adosia 18-21, F May 12, 2012

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    A Service Dog For Andrea

    Hello.  How would you like to know that you had a part in making a disabled woman's dream come true? Well, you might get the chance to do just that.My name is Andrea  and I have Intractable Epilepsy, which is Epilepsy that does not respond to medication. I am trying to raise...
    cheerbear11 cheerbear11 46-50, F Jan 15, 2012

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    Makes Me Really Happy..:)

    It makes me feel good every time i give clothes to those unfortunate people who can't afford to buy clothes. My old school has a foundation and every December they put a donation box inside the library and i love it putting some of my old clothes into it. it's my simple way of...
    TiredandSexyGal TiredandSexyGal 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 20, 2011

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    Give of Your Self & Come Together As Citizens of the United States

     It is time for all of us to come together.           With the election season now behind us, it is time for everyone to reach out their collective hands, and to come together. The unity that we create now will echo and resound in ripples and...
    TeslasTemptress TeslasTemptress 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 6, 2008

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    Wateraid

    I am  leading the water regulations team in a raft race for WaterAid. Please find the link to our JustGiving page below for online donations. http://www.justgiving.com/regsracersraftrace2012 Our talented team are the 'Regs Racers' (Martin Oscar, Tim St Jean, Ted Reeves, Alex...
    Raftrace1 Raftrace1 41-45 Jun 16, 2012

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    Lifestyle For a True Man of God

    http://timeoftroubles.webs.com/philippinelifestyle.htm
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble 56-60, M Apr 28

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    Charity

    Growing up I had everything toys that my parents bought me, love from my mother, food on the table then one day it hit me went on holiday and I saw a lot of poor people begging on the streets, but there was one boy who was about 19 years of age he had a rear condition which could...
    Ifsa Ifsa 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 3, 2013

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    60 Miles

    This weekend I did a 60 mile bike ride in aid of a charity for Uganda, 60 miles isn't that far but this was on fells and we gained about 5,000 feet all in all. It took me and two friends, all 15 years old, a whole day to do it :)
    giffgaff2 giffgaff2 22-25, M Feb 18, 2013

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    This weekend I attended a Charity event

    for Chris Cantry Foundation. I love it when they have open bar & food. I made a decent donation. They took my info so I claim on my taxes at the end of the year
    MrNewYorkCity MrNewYorkCity 31-35, M May 7

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    I Give Because......I Want To ......others Before Self

    The greatest giver this world has ever known was Jesus Christ. Leaving behind the riches and glory of His heavenly kingdom, He came to Earth and willingly gave His life so that we could keep ours. As God predestined His children to be conformed to the likeness of His Son (Apostle...
    WilliamC WilliamC 61-65, M Dec 9, 2011

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    All charity's are cons do you really think your

    money actually goes to the suffering ppl who need it COZ IT DONT I wirked for a charity and i got oaid very well and so did the boss out of every £1000 about £12 went to the actual charity i left because i felt awful about it If you want to give to charity go to the actual...
    piSAYERSmp piSAYERSmp 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 1

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    Charity Begins (saved My First Creature , The List Begins .. I Hope Its Ends Up To Be A Long One )

    FAILURE THAT LEAD TO SUCCESS was walking home and i saw this pup limping and hurt , from behind comes his mother , with a dirty look in her eyes . she bites on to the pup , from behind another dog grabs hold from the front and they both pull as if to tear the pup apart . i am...
    LOVEoverRIDE LOVEoverRIDE 26-30, M 3 Responses Dec 1, 2012

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    Trying To Begin My Efforts Of Helping My Fellow Humans , Wish Me Luck .

    start date . 9 may 2013 EP SAYS " i have to make the story longer " other wise it cant be created . so for now , apple , boat , cow , dog , egg , fish , dddooodlyy dooo dumm dum.
    LOVEoverRIDE LOVEoverRIDE 26-30, M May 10, 2013

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    Regularly

    Room to Read, Give Kids the World, Kristy's House... the first 3 that came to mind.
    GoddessNakiBean GoddessNakiBean 36-40, F Dec 17, 2008

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    The Joy Of Donations

    Supporting a worthwhile charity can be very fulfilling. I recently had the opportunity to bid for some very fine wines which had been donated by the growers on the understanding that all proceeds will go to a charity. These wines were great and the bidding was keen. I was...
    Duchessforthright Duchessforthright 46-50 4 Responses Mar 15, 2012

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    A Different Idea

    I'm not a wealthy man so rather than giving to charity i am organizing a fundraiser. I am getting 10 local bands to play all day long to raise money for a group called Great Lakes Bay Autism Center. If anyone would like to donate get in touch and i will give you their address...
    ihaveanameitsrick ihaveanameitsrick 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 29, 2010

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    The Best.

    i love being apart of charities. good for the body and soul. of not only yourself but those you're helping. i've helped a few. local and world wide. it's the greatest feeling. just knowing what youre doing is going to help to make a difference. i think i want to join an...
    gypsysoul gypsysoul 22-25, F Jan 10, 2009

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    The Joy Of Giving

    The Joy of Giving Today’s Truth Focus 2 Corinthians 9:7 (NCV): "Each one should give as you have decided in your heart to give. You should not be sad when you give, and you should not give because you feel forced to give. God loves the person who gives happily." Friend to...
    WilliamC WilliamC 61-65, M Dec 9, 2011

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    Research = Charity Donation

    A friend passed this on to me, and I was helping to raise money for Cancer Research at the time. It's one of the 5 benefitting charities you select at the end of a survey (the others are Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, Save the Children, Oxfam and Doctors without Borders), and for...
    Prores1 Prores1 26-30 Jul 16, 2009

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    Start a Food Drive For the Needy

    I am going to join in with thousands of people across my state and ring the bell for the Salvation Army. I saw the clips on the local and national news that echoed the blogs and stories that were posted here this morning. This country is in some lean financial times. It is up to...
    RichmansRevenge RichmansRevenge 41-45, M 5 Responses Nov 6, 2008

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    Proud Charitable Atheist

    Alot of ignorant people think we atheists are miserable and dont help others which is a big pile of crap, Secular countries like sweeden give more than most other developed countries. I give when I can, mostly to animal charities, I also donate blood every 4 months, it makes me...
    bittapudge bittapudge 18-21, M Apr 15, 2011

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    I Think It's Important to Give

    This story is not meant to earn anyone's praise or to pat myself on the back, it's just a few thoughts on something that I think is important and that's; giving to charity. I give. In fact, I probably give a whole lot more than most people would consider to be rational. I do not...
    Shinigami69 Shinigami69 36-40, M 2 Responses Jun 8, 2009

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    30 Day Survival Challenge For Charity

    I have been accepted to a 30 day survival challenge on a deserted island. www.life2thelimit.com . I am raising money for my charity Classroom in the Clouds www.classroomintheclouds.org. I have contacted a large number of people and everyone is interested but few donate...
    matkinson16 matkinson16 51-55, M Mar 12, 2010

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    Help This Family Keep Their Four Legged Family Members

    Family trying to take care of their pets after falling on hard times, things are slowly getting better but not fast enough to get these felines the medical attention and preventative medicine they need. If you can help please check out the link below. Thank you and Bless you for...
    bannd bannd 36-40, F Aug 2, 2012

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    I Believe Charity Begins At...

    I believe charity begins at home. So I give a lot.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 19, 2008

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    My School Fee Is At It Again.

    Problem of school fees has been affecting my results; since primary, secondary and now in university. I finish my primary school living in my GRAND-MA'S house she paid every thing for my school, though i do buisness for her. I don't know who was daddy until i finish primary...
    Goodwill22 Goodwill22 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 9, 2011

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    A Long Road Ahead

    About 7 months ago, I wrote a tribute and story about a very special and loving lady that I was so fortunate to know and I had a plan and goal to set on her behalf. You See Cathy was a very young mother of two boys who suffered a brutal battle with breast cancer and fought hard...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48 46-50, M 4 Responses Dec 23, 2010

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    So Important to Do!

    I am so surprised that only 7 people are a member of this group. I hope more than that give to charity! What a wonderful, important, and right thing to do. I have three favorite charities, World Vision (amazing!), Humane Society of the United States, and Lyme Disease Association...
    TheAvonChica TheAvonChica 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 23, 2008

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    Hi guys I am doing a 60 mile bike ride next

    month from Manchester to Blackpool to raise money for the Christie (cancer charity) and would be very grateful if anybody out there could sponsor me! http://www.justgiving.com/SophieandPhil Every little helps. Thanks
    fifimeek fifimeek 22-25, F Jun 8

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    Our Walk Might Be Over.. But Our Journey Has Just Begun!

       Hydrocephalus, commonly referred to as "water on the brain", is a chronic lifelong condition. Although Hydrocephalus is not the typical household word, it is not uncommon. From newborns to seniors, hydrocephalus affects over one million Americans. There is...
    DetroitHydro DetroitHydro 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 11, 2009

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    BBUDS BBUDS 18-21, F Dec 23, 2010

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    I gave to the Jonas Brothers Foundation -

    Change For The Children - multiple times. If I were loaded, I would give to these other foundations: Make A Wish Foundation (I found out about them when I started reading Lurlene McDaniels' books when I was a teenager.) Justin Timberlake Foundation (I heard he supports Shriners...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 13 hrs ago

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    Eeeekkk I got some NEWS!! mums just checked her emails an I've had invitations to do TWO more charity things! Ones a run called the Rainbow run where they throw powder paint at you...
    hanntiger1 hanntiger1 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    I won them immediately at the casino in Stratford, London, Uk, but I found it so cheap to gain that much immediately, I decided to give that money to charity.
    psycopower90 psycopower90 22-25, M Aug 9

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    Well I was talkin to a friend on here cause we're on hols in Purbeck atm an we only packed one pair of knickers each cause we go to Studland nude beach and the camps a naturist...
    hanntiger1 hanntiger1 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    I have been trying and pushing myself to think positive, keep on trying and never give up, no matter what. I have been doing it for past 9 years. Lot of things happened in those...
    lonelyheartbroken lonelyheartbroken 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    I just finished writing some comments trying to help other member's here...and some actually have worst experience than mine. And I guess...to often we're not thankful enough for...
    maryjaneb maryjaneb 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 7

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    I'm not talking about Christmas presents here. Because I'm old enough to actually think it's more fun to actually give Christmas presents, then to receive them. No I'm talking...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    I ******* give up! My girlfriend was grounded tell September, (2months) and she got her hand on her phone or something and started messaging me, my parents caught me, ratted us out...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M Aug 5

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    I still have no job. I've been sleeping in my truck. Sometimes I'm lucky and can stay with a friend. Sometimes not. It's been over a year since I've worked and they say only 5...
    MissinMySon MissinMySon 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 5

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    We have three trees in our backyard that my father planted when we were little. Each tree represents one of us. The big one that seems to grow every time I am home and looks full...
    Starkillera Starkillera 22-25, F Aug 7

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    I can't take this I miss my friend but she's gone she took her life I miss my ex but he's gone he doesn't give a **** about me I miss my happiness but it's gone like a lost child I...
    baileyzook baileyzook 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 7

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    Often I feel like I should be able to trade places with someone who would appreciate life. I feel like I am very ungrateful for what I have in life compared to many other people...
    SereneSolidarity SereneSolidarity 18-21, M Aug 12

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