5 Organizations To Support On World Refugee Day

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World Refugee Day is held every year on June 20th to honor and commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of past and current refugees across the globe. In June of 2018, this mandate feels more pressing than ever, as thousands of families seeking asylum are torn apart and children are held in cages at the U.S. border, all during the ongoing Syrian refugee crisis.

Behind the Curtains at Orkin's Fight the Bite

Cause Related Marketing

In June I profiled Orkin's Fight the Bite campaign, which benefits the UN's effort called Nothing But Nets, a cause that purchases insecticide-treated mosquito nets for people in Africa so as to stave off malaria, a vicious killer on the continent.In

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Bring Yourself to Work? James Porter Does

Getting Attention

James recently asked me (via email from his personal address) to donate to the END Fund in support of his participation in a marathon this June. Running a marathon in Africa has been on my bucket list since I started running, and what better way to cross that off than running the June 18 Race to See the END marathon in Victoria Falls (Zambia & Zimbabwe) while raising funds and awareness for neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), which affect over 1.5

Bring Yourself to Work? James Porter Does

Getting Attention

James recently asked me (via email from his personal address) to donate to the END Fund in support of his participation in a marathon this June. Running a marathon in Africa has been on my bucket list since I started running, and what better way to cross that off than running the June 18 Race to See the END marathon in Victoria Falls (Zambia & Zimbabwe) while raising funds and awareness for neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), which affect over 1.5

Father's Day Ad Can't Save the Manatee

Cause Related Marketing

In the States Father’s Day is celebrated on the third Sunday in June. Manatees are large herbivorous marine mammals with three smallish ranges, the Caribbean / Gulf of Mexico, the upper Amazon River basin, and West Africa. In the ad, which I found in the June 2013 issue of Redbook magazine, the call to action goes like this: “For Dad, a Real Stand-Up Guy, Adopt-a-Manatee this Father’s Day.”

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You may have noticed…

Wild Woman Fundraising

” Chris Hedges goes on: “In every revolutionary movement I covered in Latin America, Africa and the Middle East, the leadership emerged from déclassé intellectuals. You may have noticed… originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on June 28, 2012.

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10 Commandments of Cause Marketing

Selfish Giving

“For every (RED) beverage purchased at Starbucks, five cents will be donated to buy lifesaving medicines for those living with HIV in Africa.&# Having escaped the bonds of traditional philanthropy, cause marketers set forth for the land of milk and honey.