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Spotlight on Website: Greater Good January 12, 2014

Here’s a free website that allows you to help others, no account required. Greater Good is a site entirely dedicated to money donations for, well, the greater good. It sells fair trade items and donates percentages of your purchases to great causes. Each day they have a different project- today’s was getting 24 children to a hospital by way of donations and free-clicks-to-donate. In the past, Greater Good has done a lot of good with their clicks. Greater Good

Here are some of their click-to-donate successes.

They have:

  • provided 6 months of care to an orphaned moose
  • sent an orphan to school for 5 months
  • given a sea lion food for a month
  • matched 5 veterans with pets that will help them
  • fed 4,000 seniors
  • donated toys to children in the developing world
  • built ‘castles’ for shelter cats

And many more! Want to get in on the action? All you have to do is check out  Greater Good. It has many sub-sites such as The Hunger Site, The Literacy Site, The Animal Rescue Site and The Breast Cancer Site, all dedicated to the special causes that their names suggest.

With just one click, you can do things like:

  • give free food to an animal shelter
  • give a woman with breast cancer a mammogram
  • donate a book to a child in need
  • fight hunger and poverty every day
  • save land in a forest
  • help wildlife

And it’s freeAll you have to do is click a simple button. I love free click websites, because it’s so easy and you can do it every day. Free clicks are a great way to help whatever cause you want, like breast cancer help, encouraging literacy, or feeding the homeless. I have enormous respect for the donors who give the food/books/mammograms/etc when anyone clicks.

You can also sign up for a daily reminder. Each day, they will send you a email telling you to click the free buttons.

Don’t forget to click at care2.com as well! We’ve made a previous post about it.

greatergood.com

thehungersite.greatergood.com

Ceej

 

URGENT- SAVE WYOMING WOLVES February 27, 2013

In 2011, Congress took gray wolves off the endangered species list and made them legal to kill. They made much of the state a zone where wolves could be shot on sight, excluding some obvious areas like national parks. THIS. IS. URGENT. They are now opening almost all of the state of Wyoming to become a legal kill-zone. This will result in the most vulnerable part of the species- mothers and pups- being killed, for when spring starts, litters will be born… and murdered.

https://secure.defenders.org/site/Donation2?df_id=10880&10880.donation=form1&s_src=3WAE1305G1TX1&s_subsrc=022713_DNTFF_Wyoming_Expanding_Wolf_Killing_nondonors&JServSessionIdr004=lui7wb8vb1.app226a

Even if you cannot donate to stop this awful thing, you can still help. Sign petitions on care2.com. Send this to everyone and tell everybody about it. PLEASE!

TAKE ACTION NOW.
Ceej, Vice President of Bonsai

 

 
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