Category: Volunteering

Magnified Giving hosts camp for future philanthropists

Tomorrow’s philanthropists took their first steps this summer at Camp Give. The day camp run by Magnified Giving is a week-long event designed to educate, inspire and engage children in philanthropy. Campers learned how to use their time, talent and treasure to better the community; form bonds with charities and new friends while having fun.

Mentor’s desire to make a difference leads to big BBBS honor

Terence Daniels and Terrell in San Diego

Terence Daniels decided to volunteer as a Big Brother mentor because, he says, “I live by the idea of wanting this world to be a better place because I was in it. I wasn’t sure if I had what it takes to be a ‘Big,’ but I knew I could share my story and some of the lessons I’ve learned and pass them on.” His strategy worked. At this summer’s National Big Brothers Big Sisters gala in San Diego, he was named National Big Brother of the Year.

Nominations open for Champions of Mercy

They’re humble servants who feed the hungry, tend the sick, comfort the lonely and protect the vulnerable. They inspire others to be merciful to neighbors and strangers alike. Chances are you know a Champion of Mercy, and Catholic Charities seeks your support in honoring their service.