A day for remembrance and giving

Today is the anniversary of a truly sad day in American history. September 11th should be a day of service or charitable giving. Here are some places that are currently accepting donations:

  • Emmie Bee is taking donations to help victims of the San Bruno fire.
  • Dewey Donation System is going on right now and is helping Village Learning place. I love this one, it is an annual event. You get to shop the recipient’s Amazon wish list and send books. Awesome. I give every year.
  • Donors Choose is another personal favorite. It is so much fun look through the projects and pick a classroom to support. In fact, I have a $25  gift code up for grabs for the first person who expresses interest in the comments.
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars is also always taking donations.


Disclosure: None of these organizations asked to be listed here, I just support them. I was given no compensation. The Donors Choose gift card was given to me by Donors Choose, but not in regards to the giveaway; they mail them out periodically to people who have donated before.

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4 Responses to “A day for remembrance and giving”

  1. I would LOVE a $25 donorschoose card to put towards my classroom projects!

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    Amy Reply:

    The giftcard is yours! I’ll email you the info.

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    Allyson Maiolo Reply:

    Thanks! I am going to apply it to one of my projects as soon as my new ones post :) http://www.donorschoose.org/mrsmaiolo

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  2. Emmie Bee says:

    Thanks so much for sharing the cause! You, are awesome.

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