thumb_we-care-com-celebrates-lgbt-pride-month

We-Care.com Celebrates LGBT Pride Month

In the wake of the worst shootings in the history of the United States at a gay club in Orlando, Florida, talk of LGBT rights have come to the current forefront...

thumb_february-the-perfect-time-to-give-back-for-free

It’s the Perfect Time to Give Back (For Free!)

As you probably know, when you make online purchases through We-Care.com, we donate a portion of every purchase to charity–at no extra cost to you. Online shopping is a popular way...

thumb_thats-the-way-to-handle-the-daily-grind

Thanks to autistic Sam, something better than coffee is brewing at this Starbucks…

We can be like robots in the mornings, going through the routine with our eyes closed (literally, in some cases). That is until we get our cup of morning Joe. Those...

thumb_inspiring-future-generations

Inspiring Future Generations

2016 is already off to such an inspiring start. Everyone seems to be setting goals to do good, to make an impact, and to matter to someone or some people this...

thumb_the-year-in-review

The Year in Review

Aaah! Another year in the books… As I sit back and reflect on the year, it’s hard not to feel proud of the things that we’ve been able to do as...

thumb_we-care-com-goes-local-to-help-city-harvest

We-Care.com goes local to help City Harvest!

We-Care.com is a national brand that proudly services nonprofits and philanthropists all over the US, but you know that saying “you never forget your roots”? Well, we’re a New York based...

thumb_national-bullying-prevention-month-one-step-closer-to-a-bully-free-zone

National Bullying Prevention Month: One Step Closer To A Bully-Free Zone

In an effort to put an end to bullying and help give voice to those recovering from hate crimes, we partnered with our friends at the Matthew Shepard Foundation, a nonprofit...

thumb_what-is-beautiful

What Is Beautiful?

Back in 2012, Hollywood legend, Dustin Hoffman, sat down with the American Film Institute to reflect on his character Dorothy Michaels from the classic comedy-drama “Tootsie“. In the 1982 flick, Hoffman...

thumb_one-in-four-children-are-suffering-from-something-that-could-easily-be-prevented

One In Four Children Are Suffering From Something That Could Easily Be Prevented

Throughout the United States, there are nearly 10 million children who are affected by vision problems. By age five, children should have completed a minimum of three eye exams, but 76%...

thumb_katrina-10-the-healing-continues

Katrina 10: The Healing Continues

On August 29, 2015, the nation will commemorate the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. The category five hurricane, which devastated the South and claimed close to 2,000 lives, is noted as...

thumb_caring-kids-students-read-to-feed-impoverished-communities

Caring Kids | Students Read to Feed Impoverished Communities

“Kids these days…”, a derogatory phrase used by older folks who believe that the generations beneath them have misguided values and beliefs. It’s every parent’s goal to make sure that their...

thumb_a-message-from-adoptaclassroom-org

A Message from AdoptAClassroom.org

During the month of August, We-Care.com is paying special tribute to AdoptAClassroom.org (AAC), which has spent the last 17 years working diligently to improve the education system. In order to advocate...

thumb_lamy-and-marquez-have-the-golden-touch

Lamy and Marquez Have the Golden Touch

Team We-Care is still running high on endorphins and adrenaline as they wrap up the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles, California. Not only did Chavez and Natalia compete in...

thumb_this-august-give-teachers-a-hand

This August, Give Teachers a Hand

Fact: Teachers spend an average of about $500 of their own money each year on stocking their classroom with supplies for their students. When the national average salary of a teacher...

thumb_why-is-the-r-word-so-offensive

Why is the R-Word so Offensive?

If you’ve been using the R-Word for a while now, it might be drilled into your vocabulary as a synonym for “stupid” or “idiotic”. You might not mean it in the...

thumb_autism-on-the-rise-athletes-determined-to-reachup-and-overcome

Autism On The Rise; Athletes Determined To #ReachUp and Overcome

A surveillance study conducted in the United States identified 1 in 68 children (1 in 42 boys and 1 in 189 girls) as having autism spectrum disorder (ASD) (Autism Speaks). While...

thumb_what-qualifies-an-athlete-for-the-special-olympics

What Qualifies an Athlete for the Special Olympics?

Our team has been anxiously awaiting the commencement of the Special Olympics World Games this weekend. In the case that you missed our announcement earlier this month, We-Care.com’s two sponsored athletes,...

thumb_two-international-athletes-on-their-road-to-victory

Two International Athletes On Their Road To Victory

This July, 7000 athletes from all over the world will convene in Los Angeles, California to compete in the Olympics. But it’s not the Summer Games you’re thinking of — it’s...

thumb_a-new-twist-on-charity

A New Twist on Charity

Have you ever felt that you wanted to do more for charity but lacked the means to do so? Swedish mobile development company Apporama may have just the solution for you...

thumb_keeping-up-with-caitlyn

Keeping Up With Caitlyn

We live in a world where it can be difficult to be true to yourself. Pressures from society, the media, and even the people closest to us can perpetuate stereotypes and...

thumb_rebuild-nepal-with-just-the-click-of-a-button

Rebuild Nepal With Just the Click of a Button

On April 25, centered in the village of Barpak, Gorkha district, a devastating 7.9 magnitude earthquake shattered Nepal and surrounding countries. In the following weeks, upwards of 7,500 lives were lost...

thumb_meet-brianne-schmidt-the-driving-force-behind-donns-dash

Meet Brianne Schmidt: The Driving Force Behind Donn’s Dash

At the age of 44, Donn Schmidt — a friend of We-Care.com — lost his battle with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Often referred to as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, ALS is a...

thumb_find-a-cure-for-als-no-ice-required

Find A Cure For ALS (No Ice Required)

At the age of 44, Donn Schmidt — a friend of We-Care.com — lost his battle with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Often referred to as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, ALS is a...

thumb_causes-helping-nepal-earthquake

Causes Helping the Victims of the Nepal Earthquake

On Saturday, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake devastated many communities in Nepal and claimed the lives of thousands. Many of We-Care’s partner causes have dispatched recovery teams to aid Nepal and the...

thumb_co-workers-who-blend-together-stay-together

Co-Workers Who Blend Together, Stay Together

As promised, many of us at We-Care.com are committed to the Gaiam TV Clean Eating Challenge, and we’re dedicated to keeping ourselves — and those of you who are joining us...

thumb_tales-of-recovery-when-just-eating-isnt-so-simple

Tales of Recovery: When “Just Eating” Isn’t So Simple

Eighty-one percent. That’s how many 10-year-old girls are afraid of being fat. Sad, isn’t it? And yet, eating disorders maintain their taboo status and their high mortality rate in equal measure;...

thumb_detoxify-your-life-with-a-cleanse-eating-required

Detoxify Your Life With A Cleanse (Eating Required!)

When the word “cleanse” is uttered, many minds gravitate towards the same thing… I know mine does. It turns out that juices and cleanses are not mutually exclusive, though, and with...

thumb_psa-were-giving-away-cash-this-is-not-a-drill

PSA: We’re Giving Away Cash (This Is Not A Drill)

For years now, We-Care.com’s community of over one million users has donated over $8 million to over 800 nonprofits, at no additional cost. No extra pennies, no tacking on $1 to...

thumb_you-can-do-a-better-job-partnering-with-we-care-com

Ways To Earn More Donations With We-Care.com

Want to get your organization more involved with We-Care.com, but don’t know where to start? Well, today is your lucky day! You can find all of the answers to your questions...

thumb_enter-to-win-10000

Enter To Win $10,000!

For years now, We-Care.com’s community of over one million users has donated over $8 million to over 800 nonprofits, at no additional cost. No extra pennies, no tacking on $1 to...

thumb_international-womens-day-5-women-who-changed-the-world

International Women’s Day: 5 Women Who Changed The World

We’ve heard the names time and again: Marie Curie, Susan B. Anthony, Helen Keller, Mother Theresa — women who have changed the course of politics, arts and education. Today is International...

thumb_body-positive-healthy-doesnt-have-a-number

Body Positive: Healthy Doesn’t Have A Number

How do you feel in your own skin? Comfortable? Happy? Ashamed? Neglected? While there has been a shift in the media’s perception and portrayal of beauty, the never-ending discourse of size,...

thumb_building-hearts-at-nyu-langone-medical-center

Building Hearts At NYU Langone Medical Center

Every day at We-Care.com is an opportunity to give back. With over 800 nonprofit partners, the We-Care team is honored to help both small and large causes alike earn donations and...

thumb_9-things-you-can-do-right-now-to-prevent-cancer

9 Things You Can Do Right Now To Prevent Cancer

In 2014, approximately 1,600 Americans died each day from cancer. Over the past two decades, cancer diagnoses and related deaths have slowly but steadily declined. However, according to the American Cancer...

thumb_super-bowl-commercials-that-made-you-care

Super Bowl Commercials that Made You Care

Whether you were keeping track of your betting pool, awaiting the reveal of Katy Perry’s [absent] wig or gorging yourself with food, odds are you were tuned into NBC last night....

thumb_why-youre-going-to-fail-at-quitting-smoking

Why You’re Going to Fail to Quit Smoking

The hardest challenge that smokers face is deciding to quit smoking and stay quit. Smokers that try to quit typically have a 50-50 chance of quitting for good. The success rates...

thumb_news-release-we-care-com-donates-5000-to-her-justice-combats-domestic-violence

News Release: We-Care.com Donates $5000 to Her Justice, Combats Domestic Violence

For Immediate Release. New York, NY — One in four women will be a victim of domestic violence in her lifetime, causing well over one million to experience abuse each year...

thumb_31-benefits-of-quitting-tobacco

31 Benefits of Quitting Tobacco

Sure that last drag of your cigarette brought you the temporary state of relaxation you were craving. But did you know that it also exposed you to over 7,000 hazardous chemicals...

thumb_the-hunger-games-one-millennial-teaches-us-to-waste-no-more

The Hunger Games: One Millennial Teaches Us To Waste No More

“Finish your food. There are people starving all over the world.” Odds are, your grandma probably said that to you at one (or four) family reunions. Grandma was a little off...

thumb_you-better-be-good-for-goodness-shake-and-this-app-can-help

You Better Be Good, For Goodness Shake — And This App Can Help

Want to be a better person, but not sure where to start? There’s an app for that. No, seriously. It’s called For Goodness Shake. Download to your smartphone, and the app...

thumb_snag-a-selfie-with-the-duke-and-duchess-of-cambridge-in-nyc

Snag a Selfie with The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in NYC

Hear ye, hear ye! The royals are coming! Prince William and Kate Middleton are scheduled to touchdown in America on Sunday to promote the themes of the Royal Foundation and address...

thumb_4-questions-with-lorri-unumb-vp-of-state-government-affairs-autism-speaks

4 Questions with Lorri Unumb, VP of State Government Affairs, Autism Speaks

In the month of November, We-Care.com is paying special tribute to Autism Speaks, an organization with a goal to change the future for all who struggle with autism spectrum disorders. They...

thumb_national-philanthropy-day-luncheon-with-nycafp

National Philanthropy Day Luncheon with NYCAFP

On this year’s National Philanthropy Day, We-Care was honored to receive an award for “Outstanding Philanthropic Small Business” from the Association of Fundraising Professionals – New York City Chapter. We-Care founder,...

thumb_whos-the-kindest-pop-star-alive-we-think-no-3

Who’s the Kindest Pop Star Alive? (We Think No. 3)

While some let the fame and the piles of cash get to their heads, many celebrities and pop stars take their public image and fortune and put it to good use,...

thumb_released-today-music-icons-come-together-to-ebolish-ebola

Released Today: Music Icons Come Together to ‘Ebolish’ Ebola

To commensurate the 30th Anniversary of the Band Aid charity single “Do They Know it’s Christmas Time?”, One Direction, Ed Sheeran, Jessie Ware, Robert Plant, Bono, Chris Martin, Sam Smith, Roger...

thumb_ebola-relief-dont-waste-your-money

Ebola Relief: Don’t Waste Your Money

Two web leaders have their sights set on changing the world — one mouse click at a time. Facebook and Google have joined the fight against Ebola by launching massive public...

thumb_love-your-tacky-holiday-sweater-wear-it-to-save-the-children

Hideous Holiday Sweaters Save Lives

We’re finally into the holiday season; a time of family, friends and the inevitable tacky sweater. Maybe it’s adorned with snowmen, possibly penguins or perhaps you went straight for Santa himself,...