Giving Back

How To Survive The Holidays Alone

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December 23, 2013
how to survive holidays

Here are 14 ideas to buoy your spirits and get you over the holiday hump when you’re feeling down.
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We Need A Better Word For “Volunteer”

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September 9, 2013
Who Are We?

"Volunteer" doesn't begin to suggest the value of our unpaid work.
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An Invitation to Dinner in Madame’s Boudoir

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March 5, 2013
DIFFA

Why a party in her boudoir? ... why not? Women over 50 don't need permission
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Firing Up Boomers To Do Good

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December 4, 2012
Firing Up Boomers To Do Good - Philanthropy for Baby Boomers

"Those in the 50 and over age group are “grossly under-represented amongst social entrepreneurs.” "
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Compassion Fatigue

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October 23, 2012
Compassion Fatigue

When I grew up, contributing to a good cause was a much more straightforward affair.
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She Did It: Fun, Fabulous and Philanthropic

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May 15, 2012
Blue Thong Society

The Blue Thong Society is a social club that was modeled after the Clinton Global Initiative, albeit with a dash of Junior League.
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A Modern Day Rachel Story

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May 1, 2012
Rachel-Segall

If you met Rachel on the street, you would just think she was a really nice, ordinary mom with a beautiful smile... But Rachel is no ordinary woman.
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Go Pink to Support Breast Cancer Research

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February 13, 2012
support breast cancer research

Alexa Isbell Wolman dons hot pink cotton candy hair to support breast cancer research. Alexa, you look MAHVELOUS!
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Embracing Your Inner Angel

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December 20, 2011
angels

It has taken me 51 years to see Frank Capra’s 1946 classic, It’s a Wonderful Life........George wished that he had never lived. George’s angel showed him how life would have been different if that had been the case.
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Giving Back

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November 11, 2011
giving back featured

I have been thinking for a while that it was time for me to find a way to “give back” in a meaningful way. In my 30′s and 40′s, as a full-time working mom, I felt as if I didn’t have an extra minute. One of the really great things about being in my
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Chasing Squirrels and The F-Word

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November 11, 2011
red squirrel

My COO at Hope Sings reminds me daily about “laser-like focus.” She keeps me from chasing squirrels (remember the movie “Up” where the dog loses his focus the minute a squirrel runs by?).
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