People tend to feel generous during the holidays in December, but January can be a rough month for organizations that rely on donations. Lufkin's Meals on Wheels program is feeling the pinch, and could use a boost right now.
Anytime there's a natural disaster, the American Red Cross rushes in to help, by setting up shelters and offering food and supplies. And the relief effort involved with the Texas floods may cost millions.
Hey, real fast. The Lufkin Middle School "clothes closet" in running in short supply for children in need, and is seeking community donations. The most notable items required are pants and polo shirts. Due to uniform policy, polo's can be any solid color except for red. Pants can be "navy", "black", or "khaki".
National nonprofits and physicians’ organizations dedicate every October to the cause of breast cancer awareness — raising funds for research and helping ensure that all women are able to receive regular screenings.
Many of you are wondering how you can help the Japanese people, in the wake of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that has struck the island nation. Here are some organizations involved in the rescue and recovery effort that you can donate to.