On Wednesday, December 1, 2010, from 6:30 pm - 8:30pm, Cocktails4Causes will host their inaugural event at The Drake Hotel. The Drake Hotel will be donating 50% of the bar proceeds to the Living Kidney Donors Network. This event is free to the public, and event information can be found at http://www.cocktails4causes.eventbrite.com.
Jerry Jaramillo also spent time volunteering for the 2010 Special Olympics held in Orlando, Florida. Special Olympics Florida serves 15,000 athletes and offers competition in 20 different team and individual sports. During the 2010 games, Jerry spent his time helping escort athletes to the location of their heats and helped present awards at the final ceremony. "Spending time with the Special Oly
PressPray.com has unveiled their widely anticipated online platform to bring prayer to patients in need. The website allows anyone to create a profile and instantly connect with other patients dealing with similar difficulties while allowing friends and family to stay updated on progress and offer support and prayer.
During the holidays, the financial challenge of meeting a family's needs are greater. With support from the community, Hillsides Family Center is able to provide relief to families struggling during the holidays.
"We are committed to follow the path of non-violence and peace. Standing here at the border, I can feel the wave of love and peace from across. I urge the citizens of both the countries to recognize the voice of peace within and create a violence-free world," said spiritual leader and Art of Living founder, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar at the Wagah border in Amritsar today, addressing 5000 people from Punjab.
According to the American Heart Association, most sedentary adults take approximately 2,500 to 3,500 steps a day. The Association recommends taking at least 10,000 steps each day to maintain a healthy body and mind.
Make A Difference is founded in 2006 by a group of university students in Cochin. Today, MAD reaches out to close to 2500 children in 10 cities through 800 trained volunteers. MAD is currently operating in Trivandrum, Cochin, Chennai, Bangalore, Mangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, Mumbai, Nagpur and Delhi.
Local small business owner does good for the Community. Michael Caruso doubles efforts for Habitat for Humanity by bringing wife Cristina to volunteer their time and build homes for Hurricane Katrina victims.
Every donation can help aid our community with support, food, clothing and toys for the holidays. Come down to Wade Walker Park in the Stone Mountain area this Saturday, November 13, 2010 for SMYSA's Mountains of Inspiration 1st Semi-Annual Festival in the Park!