Category Archives: GIVIT

Dear Melanoma

The following post was written by Rebecca Sparrow, republished on charityspam with her blessings… Meet Emma.  She’s my babysitter. She’s 22. Loves a laugh. Loves to travel. And last year was diagnosed with stage 4 melanoma. Stage 4 melanoma is … Continue reading

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what has Weetbix got to do with charity?

Aussie kids are Weet-bix kids – so the advertising jingle goes. Yup, Weet-Bix is a great Australian breakfast tradition (my 5 year old eats between 3 and 5 per day) but something lots of people don’t realise is that by purchasing Sanitarium’s … Continue reading

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social media for social good: donate a friend

I have said it before, and I will say it again: you dont have to be rich to be a philanthropist.  As nice as it would be to be Bill and Melinda Gates or Chuck Feeney and give away billions of … Continue reading

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