We need to support refugees, human rights, basic freedoms, at home and everywhere. Continue reading Challenging, Heartfelt Times
Addio Pizzo is a movement focused on local change. It is powerful to include non-Sicilians in the fight against the mafia. Continue reading Social Entrepreneur Fights Mafia
“Walk down the street and smile at a stranger. He’ll smile at the next stranger passing by, and then the whole street is smiling. And no one knows why.” Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness Day
Amizade empowers individuals and communities through worldwide service and learning! Continue reading NGO Spotlight: Amizade
By Pamela Hawley One of the Top Things I Love About Our Interns: “I believe that perspective and point of view matter.” Every intern at UniversalGiving as part of the hiring process, submits a writing sample. That sounds simple, and yet … Continue reading Perspective and Point of View Matter
By Odessa Jenkins, Director of Client Services at YourCause When I heard the news of Muhammad Ali’s death, I was immediately overcome with thoughts on how to improve my personal performance as a leader and as an individual contributor. Although I never had an opportunity to watch Ali fight live (I was 6 months old when Ali fought Holmes in Oct. 1980), as a sports enthusiast I have always been enamored by the stories of the champ’s work ethic, showmanship, and most of all, results. He was a champion, and more importantly, a results driven activist. As a competitive athlete, … Continue reading A Lesson in Service Delivery Excellence by Muhammad Ali (The Greatest of All Time)
By Caroline Blackburn UniversalGiving® is about incorporating volunteering in everyday life. This belief that people should volunteer naturally is key to the company’s vision. I wish I could say that I have been to a cool foreign country to help … Continue reading Volunteering Around the Corner: Just Get Involved!