I Have Donated to Charity

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 68 People

    Quite A Few Of Them

    I have donated to HRC (Human Rights Campaign) a few different times and passed out some stickers and pamphlets to fellow college students on the campus I was attending, I have donated multiple times to disabled veterans, the salvation army, charities to help fund the findings of...
    livelustlove livelustlove
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 26, 2012

    Time Or Money?

    I've given money, but have found giving time to be MUCH more rewarding. Many charities and service groups need extra hands. I worked with a disabled ski school and have seen kids find something fun they can do themselves for the first time in their lives. Giving something like...
    krool1969 krool1969
    46-50, M
    May 6, 2012

    Hi guys! Today I cut off 9 inches of my hair

    and am donating it to cancer patients through the little princess trust. These children suffer from cancer and alopecia and, therefore, lose their hair. The little princess trust makes wigs from donator's hair and the wigs are free to the patients. My hair will grow back but not...
    emoghost833 emoghost833
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 7, 2016

    Help Disabled Woman With A Dream

    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

    I am not writing this to gain any praise

    or kudos but I really could use some advise. I donated my husbands remains to an organ tissue organization and at the time it felt right. Before the funeral, my father in law was going around telling everyone I was desecrating his sons body which made me feel horrible. Later I...
    IPleadthe5th IPleadthe5th
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Mar 2, 2015

    Epilepsy Society, UK Charity

    In memory of Lucia Sofia Ximena Ferraud, who I watched die after a major epileptic fit, aged nine. 1976-1985, we lived in a poor area of Ecuador and she was never diagnosed until after she died. Supporting all the children from all the countries who have epilepsy, diagnosed or...
    MummaToAZoo MummaToAZoo
    41-45, F
    Mar 24, 2013

    This Christmas Eve

    I'm currently on Winter Break and recently, I've always been called the rich kid. I have more than 20 presents underneath the Christmas Tree. People are pretty insensitive and shallow. On this Christmas Eve, I ventured out with toys to donate to orphans and fosterchildren with a...
    chikoritatard chikoritatard
    18-21, F
    Dec 25, 2012
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