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The Impetus for Change is Compassion – #1000Speak

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Sometimes when I read about the suffering of others, especially the suffering of children, my stomach turns ever so slightly. Emotions begin to creep in — sadness, discomfort, guilt, frustration, fear. My heart palpitates and my mind wanders. So, I take a deep breath and try to focus on the people right in front of […]

Give Back Mission: Reston, Va. Single Mom and Two Children Lose Everything in Fire

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On December 10, 2013, a Reston, Va., single mother and her two children ages 8 and 9 lost their home, car and every possession in a fire. They walked away unharmed with just the clothes on their back. Since then friends have been scrambling to find them a place to live. They are blessed to […]

WE Can Give Back and Make an Impact Because There is ALWAYS a Way to Help Others

My Parents

For a long time I naively believed that hard work and determination could overcome anything. I’m learning the hard way that some things are out of my hands. They are out of all our hands. There is so much I cannot control. I have watched the progression of my Stepdad’s Cancer slowly take him off […]

Nominate Deserving Person for Free Photography Session, More Organizations Highlighted

In the spirit of giving to others, please take a moment to nominate a deserving person for a free photography session courtesy of Diana Bellack Photography. Diana was touched by the Give Back Mission and wants to pay it forward by offering someone  a one hour on-location session valued at $150 (20 high-resolution, lightly retouched […]

Final Day of Give Back Mission: I Want to Learn How to Cure Cancer

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This is the eleventh and final day of my mission to spread kindness and help others. In case you don’t know what I’m talking about, please read: Join My Give Back Mission to Spread Kindness and Say Thank You. Today is my one-year blogging anniversary. It is a personal achievement I have celebrated the last […]

Day 10: Give Back Mission to Express Gratitude

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Today is the tenth day of my mission to spread kindness and help others. In case you don’t know what I’m talking about, please read: Join My Give Back Mission to Spread Kindness and Say Thank You. No child should go hungry. Not here in the United States or elsewhere in the world. It’s a […]

Day Nine: Give Back Mission to Express Gratitude

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Today is the ninth day of my mission to spread kindness and help others. In case you don’t know what I’m talking about, please read: Join My Give Back Mission to Spread Kindness and Say Thank You. Yesterday, I highlighted an organization local to Washington, DC that works to support families impacted by premature births. Today, I would […]

Day Eight: Give Back Mission to Express Gratitude

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Today is the eighth day of my mission to spread kindness and help others. In case you don’t know what I’m talking about, please read: Join My Give Back Mission to Spread Kindness and Say Thank You. Having a baby is always a life-altering event. While all four of my pregnancies and birth stories were […]

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