After the holidays, you may find your closets filled with clothes or other gifts you do not need. Donation Town is an online charity directory developed to connect you with local charities in the area that offer free donation pickups. Your gently used clothing or household items that you aren’t using can find a new home with someone […]
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Does the Media Affect How Much We Give?
By Volunteer Houston on December 4, 2014 in Acts of Charity
Have you ever considered how much the media influences charitable efforts? A 2006 study from The William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan, uncovered that the specific media coverage of the devastating 2004 tsunami heavily influenced charitable donations. To most people this would make sense of course, if you know about the tragedy, then […]