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Ezekiel Elliot Donates Himself To Charity

Meet the entrepreneur solving pollution and homelessness at the same time

Waste not, want not might be an old-fashioned axiom confined to the lexicon of finger‑wagging grandparents, but a 34-year-old from Colombia has turned it into his life mission.<p>Bogota-based Oscar Méndez is, to borrow another saying, killing two birds with one stone.<p>His company, Concepticos …

Sustainability

How Income Inequality Is Slowing America Down

The income gap is widening in America, and it turns out that it may be making us less healthy.<p>In a study published this past August in the <i>British Journal of Sports Medicine</i>, researchers combined data from 177 previous studies conducted around the world to better understand the link between a …

Salvation Army

SF Grocery Store Holds "Poverty Line Prices" Promotion to Raise Awareness on Income Gap

In a city where most residents don't bat an eye at paying $4 for toast or $10 for green juice, it's important to remember that a lot of San …

This Hyperlocal Museum Puts the American Dream in Perspective

Andi-Lynn with Son's Nate and Gabrielle ages six and eighteen months and newborn daughter Juliette.<br>Brenda Ann Kenneally<p>1 of 19<p>“Poverty” is a loaded …

How to Recognize Signs of Holiday Stress in Your Dog

Jingle bells are in the air, and with them come visits from your extended family, loud noises, distracting decorations, guest appearances from grabby …

Celebrity Gossip

Goodbye Corrupt Charities: Hello Blockchain

Blockchain technology could eventually be used to carry out many of the functions of a traditional regulator, according to a new paper by the Charities Aid Foundation.<p>source: Unsplash<p>Blockchain technology is creating a new model for charities, which manage large amounts of money, require complex …

This guy met a fox on the street and they're officially BFFs

If you need more proof that animals often make better companions than humans, look no further than this video from <i>Uproxx</i> that shows a guy who made …

Giving Tuesday
Empathy

What Businesses Are Doing on Giving Tuesday

Leadership > Community<p>These seven companies have created methods of giving back that also boost business.<p>Next Article<p>Entrepreneurs Could Be the Key to Rejuvenating Areas of the Country That Have Been Left Behind<p>Next Article<p>Rose Leadem<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From …

Giving Tuesday

Kids who skip school need compassion not courts, Dallas County leaders say

Truancy cases have dropped dramatically statewide, but Dallas County officials want even fewer kids to wind up in court for missing class.<p>That means …

Women Spend Hours Searching for Four Kittens Who Lost Their Mom

Four little lives were saved by a simple act of kindness.<p>Two good Samaritans spent hours searching for four tiny kittens who lost their cat …

Pets

5 high-tech gifts for your...pet

Americans spend more on their pets than they ever have. So when it’s time to give your dog or cat a holiday gift, a simple bone or scratching post …

SF report uncovers nearly 500 cases of human trafficking

There were almost 500 cases of human trafficking reported in San Francisco last year, according to a first-of-its-kind report recently released by a task force commissioned by Mayor Ed Lee.<p>The report, updated Monday by the Mayor’s Task Force on Anti-Human Trafficking — commissioned in March 2013 to …

Don’t make human trafficking our new war on drugs

In the last two years, Los Angeles County supervisors have taken important steps forward in serving two particular populations.<p>One is former inmates. The supervisors are providing them meaningful opportunities to reenter society successfully after jail or prison, with a shot at housing, healthcare, …

Criminology

In the fight against prostitution, who's talking about the clients?

Rome, Italy, Dec 22, 2016 / 03:52 am (CNA/EWTN News).- For religious sisters working to end forced prostitution through human trafficking, there is …

Pope: Raise awareness about "scourge" of human trafficking

(Vatican Radio) On Monday, Pope Francis spoke out against human trafficking, in an address to members of RENATE: Religious in Europe Networking …

Campus group fights human trafficking in US

More than 5,000 cases of human trafficking have been reported in the United States this year, and Texas has the second highest number of reports …

Des Moines identified as top 100 human trafficking site

CLOSE<p>Massage parlors have popped up across the metro. Tom Coleman, a local businessman near one of the parlors, and his brother, City Councilman …

Des Moines

51 Ways to Fight Hunger in America

As the <b>holiday season</b> approaches, most of us prepare to be overwhelmed with festive parties and <b>family dinners</b>. For millions of people, though, the …

It’s Never Been More Important to Donate to Hunger Relief Charities

46.5 million Americans — more than the entire populations of New York, Pennsylvania, and Illinois combined — don’t have enough food to eat. In the coming years, that number is only going to get bigger, unless people step in to help in a big way. Which people? Primarily those of us who obsessively …

Agriculture

Participate in Austin Empty Bowl Project's 20th Year of Fighting Hunger

All ages can participate in Austin Empty Bowl Project (Credit: Studio Stence Photography)<p>As we move into the holiday season, I begin to reflect on …

Hunger Count: Food bank demand surges in Alberta

'We are that emotional barometer for the community'<p>Edmonton charities are being "pushed to the limit" as a growing number of Albertans struggle to …