Raising money for a cause, supporting one another through connection and seeing your generosity come full circle.
Joe Walker PTA is doing something different this year. Instead of selling candy, popcorn or gift wrap (which takes a lot of effort and a small amount of money is made) we are asking for you to donate directly to our children's education and middle school experience. Joe Walker PTA supports classroom materials, technology, athletic teams, band, field trips, and much more. PTA also hosts the annual Career Day event which brings together many different people throughout our community to expose our
Poached for their horn, the International Rhino Foundation protects particularly threatened rhino populations in the wild. Since 2007 Rhino death has increased to 9,000% placing 4 out of 5 species of rhino within possible extinction. IRF’s goal is apply research that can help to improve the chances for long-term survival of all rhino species. IRF puts its limited resources towards field programs in Asia and Africa targeting the rhino species most in need of and most appropriate for intensive pro
Direct Relief is a humanitarian aid organization, active in all 50 states and more than 80 countries, with a mission to improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty or emergencies. They give without regard to politics, religion, or ability to pay. Whether it is in communities devastated by fire in California, hurricanes in Florida, typhoons in the South Pacific or a cholera outbreak in Africa- Direct Relief sends immediate aid. They have delivered more than 1.1 million pounds of me
Children Incorporated are an international nonprofit organization that helps provide support to children primarily through child sponsorship, by partnering with nearly 300 projects in 23 countries around the world. They believe that all children deserve access to basic needs and an education, so that they may be healthy and have the opportunity to become contributing members of their communities. Children Incorporated partners with already-established schools, orphanages, homes, and childcare
Challenged Athletes Foundation works across the country to provide adaptive sports equipment for people with disabilities. CAF provides grants, camps, clinics, community involvement, education and additional resources to those that need equipment to follow their athletic dreams. Additionally, they assist first responders and veterans with equipment to continue a full and active life. Join our Community Room to connect with other like minded people or go to http://www.challengedathletes.org and d
Books for Africa's goal is to supply books to help children receive access to an education and to opportunities. Educational access helps end the cycle of poverty and create a better quality of life than previous generations. Because of economic crises, poverty, war, malnutrition and lack of educational resources 40% of school age children in Africa do not attend school and 46 million have never set foot in a classroom. In many classrooms, 10 to 20 students will share one textbook. Books For
Nearly 20,000 girls in Nepal are forced into slavery or child marriage every year. American Himalayan Foundation's mission is to end human trafficking through providing shelter, safety, health and most importantly an education. For Tibetan refugees, Sherpas, Lobas in Mustang, village girls—for any child facing daunting odds because of caste, gender, disability or poverty—education offers a path forward to opportunity and hope, and the freedom to make choices in a world that will often be very di