Stephen Geri’s Charity Blog

When You Purchase These Gifts, You Give Back

When You Purchase These Gifts, You Give Back

Many people live by the philosophy that it is better to give than receive. However, some people may not realize that the gift that they give to their loved one can also be used to give back to charity. Here is a look at some unique giftsthat people can use to give...
You Can Make a Difference with San Antonio Non-Profits

You Can Make a Difference with San Antonio Non-Profits

San Antonio is full of opportunities to serve and connect with the community. Local charities and organizations help set up sports teams, mentor underprivileged children, clean up parks, care for animals, and impact San Antonio in countless ways. With so many options...
7 Ways to Volunteer with Your Family

7 Ways to Volunteer with Your Family

Children learn by the example set by their parents and extended family. If you make volunteering a part of your family’s life, your children will learn important life lessons like compassion, empathy, gratitude, tolerance, and community involvement. Finding...
How To Have Fun While Volunteering

How To Have Fun While Volunteering

One of the greatest things you can do in your life is volunteering your time by helping out an organization or people in your community. Find something you are passionate about, and we’re not just talking about volunteering at a soup kitchen. Some communities...
You Can Donate to Charity On a Budget: Here’s How

You Can Donate to Charity On a Budget: Here’s How

Let’s face it. Not everyone has a lot of money to give away. However, having limited resources doesn’t mean that someone doesn’t care. To the contrary, most people have big hearts and want to do what they can to help worthy causes. Fortunately, people can feel...
The Rockefeller Charity Art Auction Was a Huge Success

The Rockefeller Charity Art Auction Was a Huge Success

This Art Auction of the estate of David Rockefeller brought in a record $646 million on the very first night in May 2018, from the sale of part of the collection’s 19th and 20th-century art. All proceeds would go to charities that David and Peggy Rockefeller supported...
Smart Ways to Give to Charity

Smart Ways to Give to Charity

Next time you decide to a charity, do a little more than just pulling out your checkbook and signing your name. It’s important to keep in mind that you are giving your hard-earned money away to support a specific cause- not a particular organization’s...
Everything You Need to Host a Great Fundraising Event

Everything You Need to Host a Great Fundraising Event

Hosting a successful fundraising event requires more than simply selecting a venue and telling a few family and friends. Knowing how to excite attendees and entice them to contribute to your cause are key components to hosting any type of fundraiser, regardless of the...
Where Philanthropy Dollars are Around the World

Where Philanthropy Dollars are Around the World

More than ever before, people are giving back to their communities and to the world at large in the hopes of bettering our society as a whole. It seems that every successful entrepreneur and almost every corporation is pursuing acts of philanthropy. With so much...
Tips to Start Your Own Foundation

Tips to Start Your Own Foundation

If there’s a cause you’re passionate about, you might consider starting your own foundation to support that cause. With Americans donating trillions of dollars to charity every year, a foundation can be a huge commitment. However, foundations also make a huge impact...