Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

5 Reasons to Support Cycle for Survival #Raffle

January 27, 2017 at 6:47 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the new Friday Five 2.0. It’s a free week so I’m going to use the time to shamelessly promote my Cycle for Survival team and invite you to support us. If you do, you can win some great prizes! This is the 6th year I am participating in Cycle for…

How Will You Celebrate Giving Tuesday?

November 29, 2016 at 6:11 am

Today is Giving Tuesday! What is Giving Tuesday? It’s the Tuesday after Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Instead of spending on things, you give money or time to support your favorite cause(s). They say: “#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events…

Friday Five: 5 Free Ways To Do Good

November 11, 2016 at 6:24 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the new Friday Five 2.0.  The theme this week is “5 Activities I Wish I Had Time For Instead of [your sport/activity.] I’m going to go off topic. After this week, I need to focus on something positive. I’m recycling/updating a post from last year. I bring you “Five Free Ways…

Friday Five: Women Who Inspire #AwareWithPink

October 7, 2016 at 7:32 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run. Each week they pick a theme and bloggers join in and link up. This year instead of specific themes, they’re letting us be creative with broad themes for each week of the month. This is a “fitness” week. …

Run “Cooler” – Janji x Ciele Athletics GoCap #Giveaway

September 12, 2016 at 6:23 am

If you’ve been around here, you know that I’m a loud and proud Janji Corps member. What’s Janji? Janji is an awesome running gear company in Boston. Janji donates a portion of every sale to organizations who help provide clean water to those in need all over the world. Ten percent of the sale of each piece goes to help fund clean water projects. This…

Run United: Volition America Races #Giveaway

August 21, 2016 at 7:53 am

There are a lot of fall races to choose from, but few have the social impact of the Volition America series. Finds’ friend, Liv, ran the Volition America Half Marathon in June and she asked me to check the organization out. She was truly moved by the mission of the race organizers to raise money to support Folds of Honor. The race series was created…

Live. Give. Smile. Project 7 Gum + Mints #Giveaway

July 11, 2016 at 5:56 am

I’m still working through all of the awesome goodies that I tried at Sweets & Snacks! I had the opportunity to meet Tyler from Project 7. Project 7 makes fancifully flavored, sugar free gum, mints and now yummy, gummy bears. These products are non-GMO, made in the USA and contain no artificial flavors, preservatives or colors. They also give back to the community and the…