Thanksgiving is For Thanks

Thanksgiving has long been one of my favorite holidays.  It is a time that reconnects us with family over food and fun reminding us that we are not alone and that the love and compassion we feel for one another will help us through another long year.

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Give Time…Get Happy

We all know that volunteering can help make our communities stronger…but did you know that it can also make you happier? It’s true! When you give your time, you get so much in return.  

Research has shown that when you volunteer, you feel better and remain healthier.  Studies have found that compared to non-volunteers, those that volunteer are…

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GiveGab Insider: One of Our Own Finds Hospitality in Mississippi

Here at GiveGab, we have the unique opportunity to work with incredible people who are truly transforming the lives of others. The journey we’ve been on with our nonprofit partners has challenged, inspired and uplifted us, which is why we wanted to start a new series called “GiveGab Insider”, where we’ll share highlights from these personal experiences. In this post you’ll meet my teammate Chris, who has recently gone above and beyond to take part in a huge philanthropic project in Mississippi, and in turn, has witnessed compassion and kindness like he’s never felt before.

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Dairy Farmers, 9/11 and Rewarding Volunteers

There is not one person who was not touched, directly or indirectly, by the events of 9/11/2001.  The spirit of unity, compassion, and service born during that horrific time has been harnessed every September 11th thereafter, and has become the largest day of charitable engagement in the US.  National 9/11 Day compels us to commit a day of service in remembrance, as championed by 911day.org.

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Giving habit
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Make Giving A Habit

You’ve just spent an afternoon volunteering at the local animal shelter and suddenly you feel it—that warm and fuzzy feeling inside your chest that prompts you to crack a smile… It’s almost impossible to contain your happiness after witnessing a […]

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4th Challenge
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Happy 4th! New challenge on GiveGab

Summer is finally here! Make sure to keep your GiveGab profile extra cool by earning our “In-Dependence Day” badge. In-Dependence Day Badge: It may not be Independence Day where you live, but there are certainly organizations near you that depend on the […]

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