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Finding the Right Charity to Support

How do you go about choosing what charities or non-profits to support? At the very least, you should choose a charity that deals with issues you’re concerned about–people worried about the environment should choose green charities, people more concerned with women’s issues should choose charities that focus on women’s rights, and so on. 298 more words


Dan Pallotta: The way we think about charity is dead wrong


Daniel Pallotta is an American entrepreneur, author, and humanitarian activist


People question the role of charities compared to business. Business will definitely lift the standards in the developing world, but will always leave gaps – people that it can’t support. 788 more words

Stop Fucking Whining!

Yesterday I went to a startup networking session in Braamfontein.  Lots of lessons were learned but the 2 main ones were that you have to know your product better than anyone and don’t whine!   75 more words

I hate those bloody charity organizations who are using our donations for marketing

This title pretty much sums up what a lot of people think about charity organizations nowadays. But if you want to want to know why they’re wrong, keep reading…  1,147 more words

Rising Slams

Double Standards

Choosing to work in the non-profit sector has a stigma of being very low paying work with a majority of the reward being in life changing work not monetary compensation. 459 more words