Day #143: Give to Annie

Congratulations to Annie from OR - this week’s featured giver and prize winner (gift certificate for Four at The Old Spaghetti Factory). Annie’s story: I don’t necessarily like to say what “I” give. I feel very privileged that I was given the vision and the passion to bless families who have babies born too early to survive. Whether a miscarriage or a baby born at 25 weeks gestation, those … [Read more...]

Day #136: Give to Marlena

Congratulations to Marlena - this week’s featured giver and prize winner (gift certificate for Four at The Old Spaghetti Factory). Marlena’s story: Our neighbor was diagnosed with ALS about one year ago.  She has lost her ability to talk and misses interacting with our two toddlers.  We bring her and her husband treats and send them pictures of the kids.  Her husband says that it brightens … [Read more...]

Day #129: Give to Marcella

Congratulations to Marcella from CA - this week’s featured giver and prize winner (gift certificate for Four at The Old Spaghetti Factory). Marcella's story: I am currently training for the Nike Women’s Marathon and I am completing this marathon on behalf of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. I have pledged to raise $3200 for this charity to help out all those who are suffering with blood … [Read more...]

Day #122: Give to Krista

Congratulations to Krista from WA - this week’s featured giver and prize winner (Sena Cases leather ipad case). Krista's story: Yesterday, I made a donation to miskellany through The Diaper Diaries and Vanderbilt Wife. Kelly has a tumor on her optical nerve and after the surgery (in a week or two) she may end up blind. She’s not yet 30 and has a 2 year old. She just wanted comfy pajamas for … [Read more...]

Day #115: Give to Amy D

Congratulations to Amy D – this week’s featured giver and prize winner (item of her choice from UV Skinz). Amy's Story: Today I spent the day with 5th graders, chaperoning a field trip, but also guiding them, as they were doing “on-the-job experience”. More than once I was thanked, unprompted, by one of my charges. Our next prize is a leather ipad 1 case from Sena Cases. Sena Cases produces … [Read more...]

Day #108: Give to Jesica

Congratulations to Jesica from MT – this week’s featured giver and prize winner (item of her choice from UV Skinz). Jesica'a Story: We gave this weekend to my grandparents. They are both in there seventies and live several states away from all our AZ family and three hours away from us. We spent the weekend at their home helping to clean up their yard from all the beetle infested, dead pine … [Read more...]

Day #101: Give to Taylorbz

Congratulations to Taylorbz from MT – this week’s featured giver and prize winner ($75 gift card to Restaurant.com). Taylorbz Story: Today we gave while we played. We took a park tour in our town and picked up garbage at each one. The kids had a great time playing, and even managed to fill a whole garbage bag with our visit to 5 parks. :) A new prize winner is selected each week! To enter, … [Read more...]

Day #94: Give to Julie

Congratulations to Julie in CT – this week’s featured giver and prize winner. Julie's Story: I give my time to write stories for my church’s kids program on Wednesday nights. They needed some character building stories to supplement their curriculum so each week I write a “Wild West” themed story that follows a group of “adventurers” across the US. I have so much fun writing these stories that … [Read more...]

Amy’s igive Story

Congratulations to Amy - this week's featured giver and prize winner. Amy's Story: Today my 4 year old and I joined others at our church for a monthly “Sandwich Ministry”. We package up sandwiches & a Bible verse for passing out at a homeless shelter. Tonight I’m giving my time. Our church is updating their Directory and I’m working the picture check-in booth. A new prize winner is selected … [Read more...]

Day #80 Give a Gift to Other Givers

Today, we are launching igive - a place to share how YOU give. The GiveEveryDay movement is much more than just what my family and I do each day. It is your story too. Each week I will give a prize to 1 person who shares how they gave. This is an opportunity for me to give back to you every week. Feel free to enter every day! One winner will be picked each Saturday. This week the … [Read more...]

igive

GiveEveryDay is a movement of people. People like you. Giving as a lifestyle doesn't require huge amounts of money or powerful positions. It's choosing to see the needs of others and taking action. We want to hear your ideas for ways to give. Tell how you and your family helped someone or maybe how someone gave to you. Below you can read stories from others. Leave a comment and … [Read more...]