donations

via BlackAmericaWeb: 1. Ciara & Russell Wilson The Wilson family donated one million meals in Seattle through Food Lifeline, which distributes goods to shelters and food banks throughout the Western Washington State area. “Everything makes a difference, and together we will conquer this tough time,” Ciara said in an Instagram video.   2. Lecrae Gospel […]

via Wkyc: Today when you go shopping for those last minute gifts, please don’t walk past the little Red Kettle. The Salvation Army of Greater Cleveland is more than $300,000 in the hole this year, so every dollar and cent donated counts. CLICK HERE to read story  

via Wkyc: We all know how cold Cleveland winters can be and that is why Coats For Kids has been helping to keep kids warm for almost 40 years. But on Feb. 3, 2019, the building that housed their warehouse burned. Everything was lost. “We didn’t even have a pencil to write with,” said Operations […]

via News5: Do you have any hats, scarves or gloves to spare? North Star Reentry is accepting donations of new or gently used items to donate to homeless individuals and families for the winter. You can drop off donations at their location at 1834 East 55th Street until Dec. 17. For more information, call 216-881-5440

via Joy105: She’s a mother of three. So busy mom Jessica Alba was sure to make the most of her Mother’s Day Sunday, sharing a series of sweet snapshots with baby boy Hayes, four-months, eldest child Honor, nine, and middle daughter Haven, six. The actress/entrepreneurs also used the holiday to help mothers in need, donating 1.5 […]

via BlackAmericaWeb: Kevin Hart challenged his celebrity friends to match his donation to Hurricane Harveyrelief efforts, and some of those celebs have responded. Dwayne ‘The Rock” Johnson, one of the stars on Hart’s list, stepped up by donating $25,000 to the cause, matching the comedian’s initial donation before Hart kicked in another $25,000 and called out another […]

via Wkyc: It’s amazing how generous Northeast Ohioans are when it comes to helping those in need. But relief agencies are telling us this is not the time to clean out your closet to send clothes, blankets or household items yet. Nor do they want inexperienced good samaritans driving into the disaster zone. Help is definitely […]

via News5: Many Northeast Ohioans are proving to be generous and want to help the Houston area flooding victims. Tropical Storm Harvey continues to cause widespread flooding in Texas. FULL COVERAGE: Taking Action for Texas Many storm victims have lost their belongings including clothes, shoes and many other items. The American Red Cross in Cleveland and […]

via Wkyc: Hurricane Harvey’s effects on the Texas coast are likely to be long-lasting and varied. People watching from the rest of the world may feel helpless, but there are ways to get involved and help the victims of this massive storm. Here are some options: Donate money The best way to help Texans affected […]

With blood supplies at a critically low level, the American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for donations. “Blood donations have fallen short of expectations for the past two months, resulting in about 61,000 fewer donations than needed and causing a significant draw down of the Red Cross blood supply,” the Red Cross said […]

As national attention on the disaster in Flint, Michigan slowly fades, the devastation remains. Gospel Music veteran Ricky Dillard recently joined the growing list of celebrities lending their notoriety and resources to the water crisis in Flint. We spoke exclusively with the Grammy nominated artist who sent several hundred bottles of water to aid in […]

The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin is calling on the Motown family to help Flint, Michigan residents during the manmade water crisis. Flint’s water supply became contaminated with lead and other pollutants when the city switched its drinking water source from Detroit’s water supply to the Flint River. “It’s lovely that Cher and Eminem and […]