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Day 16: Day of Change

Chips make chunks. Inches make feet. Pennies make dollars. In the end, the small, and seemingly insignificant, adds up to equal something much larger. The coins that sit in the ashtray of your car isn't just change. They are tools of change. Yeah, I went their. Your CHANGE can create CHANGE. Many nonprofit organizations impact… Continue reading Day 16: Day of Change

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Day 17: Day of Change

It is hard to believe that we are 17 days into our 25 Days of Giving.  It has been an awesome experience thus far.  Today's task was very simple.  We donated change at local McDonald's locations to benefit our local Ronald McDonald House.  The money donated to RMH Charities stays within our area and benefits… Continue reading Day 17: Day of Change

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Day 16: Help The Homeless

Snow was falling, the wind was blowing, and roads were slippery.  We trudged along the sidewalks of downtown Fort Wayne with the group from Saints on the Streets.  Our backpacks were filled with goodie bags that we had prepared for the homeless of our city.  It was Day 16 of our 25 Days of Giving… Continue reading Day 16: Help The Homeless

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Day 7: Treat A Stranger

By now you have heard my powerful story about the life-changing cups of coffee. It is a story I tell often because it was an amazing moment in my life that I like to share.  It shows the impact a simple gesture can have on the life of another person.  Today, our task for Day… Continue reading Day 7: Treat A Stranger

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Day 16: Donate Change

Have you ever noticed the red donation boxes that hang below the drive-thru window of your local McDonald's?  Have you ever wondered where that donated change goes?  All of the change that is donated at McDonald's goes to support the local Ronald McDonald House.  The Ronald McDonald House offers a home-away-from-home for families during the… Continue reading Day 16: Donate Change