October 14, 2010

Day 16: Socks Anyone?

This GIVE is a team GIVE inspired and supported by my dear friend Mark. Thank you Mark for being so generous – this is your GIVE […]
October 13, 2010

Day 15: Ask and You Shall Receive

Ask and you shall receive! If you really put the energy out an opportunity will arise for you. If you really want to GIVE you will […]
October 12, 2010

Day 14: Happy Canadian Thanksgiving!

“T’is the season to be thankful” and to give. A.K.A Thanksgiving. I didn’t have anything special planned for a Thanksgiving GIVE until yesterday. I received a Facebook […]
October 11, 2010

Day 13: Let Your Footprint Live On

Before I start the GIVE of the day I wanted to share a note with you from a dear friend and great supporter. Thank you Jack! Dear Jacqueline […]
October 10, 2010

Day 12: 365give vs. Chef Gordon Ramsey

I have just had to take a deep breath to do something that I find very difficult to do for today’s GIVE. I am finding myself […]
October 9, 2010

Day 11: Saving the World One Scooter at a Time?

There is something about a child’s innocence that is remarkable some days. My son is not an exception to this rule. At 3, Nicolas is a great shopper. He has been coming […]
October 8, 2010

Day 10: Garbage Day

A beautiful word or thought that is not accompanied by corresponding acts is like a bright flower that bears no fruit. It would never produce an effect.  -The […]
October 7, 2010

Day 9: The Loan Shark!

I am doing my best to “fly by the seat of my pant”s on my GIVES every day. Today I was getting a little worried. My eyes were […]
October 6, 2010

Day 8: Fill the Cup

“There are 925 million undernourished people in the world today. That means one in  seven people do not get enough food to be healthy and lead […]
October 5, 2010

Day 7: Recycle for Education

There are so many companies doing so many great community initiatives. I like to think that more companies are giving back in some way to reflect their business than […]
October 4, 2010

Day 6: The Party Circuit

By the time your child turns 2 -or before- there is this expectation that the grand birthday parties begin. It could be a tradition in your family, a […]
October 3, 2010

Day 5: A Friend in Need is a Friend Indeed

How many times have we thought about doing something really nice for a friend in need but just don’t have the time. Today’s GIVE is about finding the […]
October 2, 2010

Day 4: Changing the World One G&T at a Time

  Let me first be very clear. I am 41 years old and have been of legal drinking age for more years than I care to admit. So […]
October 1, 2010

Day 3: For Reading Addicts Only

When was the last time you were in your local Public Library? I’m in ours often, sometimes as much as twice a week. I use it […]
September 30, 2010

Day 2: Saving the Planet one Step at a Time

Day 2 Give 2 Today my GIVE is to the planet.Today my son and I will walk everywhere.Today we will help the planet with a few […]
September 29, 2010

Launch Day The Gift of Identity

  Today is the day. My first GIVE of 365 days of giving. I am somewhere between excited and terrified. My first GIVE to launch this journey is in […]
September 28, 2010

Ethical Giving

What a great name – Ethical Giving. There is a name for everything to do with giving now. What is Ethical Giving and how can you incorporate it […]
September 25, 2010

The Power of Women

I am starting to understand what it means to be a writer. Finding those moments in your life that tie together and give you the inspiration […]
September 23, 2010

The Soul of Money

In less than a week my mission to change the world begins. I feel like I am in the process of retraining my brain. I look […]
September 18, 2010

What is a “GIVE”

My sister and I had an interesting conversation around the definition of a GIVE. She asked me the difference between a GIVE as I reference “throughout […]
September 17, 2010

The Future of Philanthropy

Katherine Fulton: You are the future of philanthropy | Video on TED.com. Philanthropy as defined by Wikipedia is “the effort or inclination to increase the well-being of mankind, […]