Our Top 10 Charties
Our Top 10 Charities
As we approach another year of, I hope blessings, and as we parents raise little ones it is important to remember our charities and remembering to give back the best you can. One of the most important things we can also do is educate our children and let them know the importance of good charities. As I have seen, younger children know what a charity is however sometimes dont grasp how good it is to support some of these. So her is a light-hearted list of charities that make a heavy impact to their area and the world!
The Lingap Center
One of our own charities, the Lingap Center is an orphange in the Philippines that gives 100% of all donations backs to the children.
St Jude's Childrens Hospital
Always a fovorite, St Jude's mission is to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. In the vision of the founder Danny Thomas, no child is denied treatment based on race, religion or a family's ability to pay.
Save The Children
Save the Children gives children in the United States and around the world what every child deserves -- a healthy start, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm, especially when disaster strikes.
Shriners Hospitals for Children
Their mission is to provide the highest quality care to children with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other special healthcare needs within a compassionate, family-centered and collaborative care environment. They also provide for the education of physicians and other healthcare professionals. All carried out without regard to race, color, creed, sex or sect, disability, national origin or ability of a patient or family to pay. The Salvation Army
An international movement and an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible and its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Another one of our charities, this non-for-profit organization, is dedicated to making kids better today and providing them with a healthier tomorrow by using specialized care to help improve and promote the healthy lives of children. They Manage more than half a million patient visits annually at three hospitals and 20 neighborhood locations, Children’s is also the largest healthcare pediatric provider in State of Georgia and one of the largest clinical care providers in the country. With generous philanthropic and volunteer support, Children’s has made an impact in the lives of children in Georgia, the United States and throughout the world.
Their vision is to grant the wish of every child diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition. In the United States and its territories, on average, a wish is granted every 37 minutes. They believe a wish experience can be a game-changer. This one belief guides and inspires them to grant wishes that change the lives of the kids we serve.
Aflac Cancer Center
The Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center is one of the leading pediatric cancer, hematology and BMT programs in the country. This program is done in partnership with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
Toys for Tots
Toys for Tots is a mission of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve. During October, November and December each year, Toys for Tots volunteers collect new, unwrapped toys in their community and distribute them as Christmas gifts to needy children in that same community.
Toys for Tots began Toys for Tots began in 1947 when Marine Reservists in Los Angeles collected and distributed 5,000 toys to needy children. The organization grew and spread to other communities, and in 2006, local Toys for Tots Coordinators distributed 19.2 million toys to 7.6 million needy children in 558 communities throughout all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. All told, the Toys for Tots program has distributed more than 370 million toys to more than 173 million needy children.
All communities have their own charities and most all are very imporatant and honourable. You dont have to look far, just ask a local church and service personel what you can do to help!