Love is the emotion of strong affection and personal attachment. In philosophical context, love is a virtue representing all of human kindness, compassion, and affection. In religious context, love is not just a virtue, but the basis for all being ("God is love"), and the foundation for all divine law (Golden Rule).
It was a night of culmination for Oakland Digital Arts & Literacy Center (ODALC). After more than a year of striving to establish itself in a time of economic downturn, the local technology nonprofit succeeded in hosting its first annual Inspiration Awards, which celebrated the City of Oakland and honored three influential people for their significant contributions to the community.
When the holiday season approaches, employees at JK Harris & Company, the nation's largest tax representation company typically look for a community charity to rally behind. This year, they chose to hold a Thanksgiving food drive for Helping Hands of Goose Creek.
iGotITtoo announces today that the Google, Inc. Charitable Giving Fund of the Tides Foundation has generously awarded a gift of $250,000 to expand our work across New York City. iGotITtoo is a non-profit organization working to empower underserved communities by providing training in fundamental computer skills and education regarding social services.
Nathan Jurczyk is encouraging people to give thanks this holiday season by finding local volunteer opportunities. "The holiday season is a perfect reminder of the abundance in our lives and a great time to help out those less fortunate." notes Nathan Jurczyk.
For its 2010 efforts EMBRACE received a City Council Resolution, from Councilman Carl Demaio, a California Legislature Assembly Resolution, from Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher and a Proclamation from the City of San Diego, from Mayor Jerry Sanders.
Camp Healing Powers, a division of Community Hospice of Northeast Florida, accepted a donation from Dr. Steven Warfield and The Back Institute on Saturday, November 20th. Sherry Hogan, the director of Camp Healing Powers was on hand to accept the check and thank Dr. Warfield and the staff of The Back Institute.
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.