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Banks Get Credit for Helping the Poor — By Financing Their Evictions?

From The Intercept, Dan Froomkin, Aug 2015

In 1977, Congress wanted to make sure commercial banks fulfilled their commitment to serve all communities in America, regardless of income level. 1,118 more words


If you want to Bargain then you should Bargain in the Mall

Most of you feel ashamed of bargaining in a mall or a super market or a big showroom as it makes you feel complex in front of others then where does this attitude go when you quarrel to bargain for a rupee with a roadside vendor. 206 more words

Diya Foundation

Importance of (NGO)

A non-governmental organization (NGO) is an organization that is neither a part of a government nor a conventional for-profit business. Usually set up by ordinary citizens, NGOs may be funded by governments, foundations, businesses, or private persons. 361 more words

Diya Foundation

Non profit Thrift

This sign is up in my local not for profit thrift store. Their prices are quite high. Often I see items for the same if not a dollar or two off from new. 250 more words

Milaap - My endeavour to extend a hand.

It was recently, through indiblogger that I came to know of Milaap. And I presumed that most of the people around here wouldn’t have heard about it either. 464 more words


Kindness Matters

By PBS Ministries

We read in the Book of Acts 9:36-43 that:

In Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha (in Greek her name is Dorcas); she was always doing good and helping the poor. 849 more words

Local Food Pantry Opportunity

The Food Pantry through Saddleback Church served 968 families or 4,169 people and processed 111,272 pound of food.  The week before Christmas, every family received a Christmas Dinner, a PEACE Box filled with stocking stuffers for each child in their family, and regular food BUT, their not stopping there! 145 more words

Teen Volunteer Opportunities