Teens Sleep in Cardboard Boxes for Homeless Fundraiser


credit: sidelinehotties

Minersville Leo Club teenage members spent their time in cardboard boxes to raise awareness and funds for the homeless for the club's fourth annual 24-hour "Homeless Sleepout."

The members experienced being in a homeless person's shoes ,or box, for a night. The cardboard boxes were seen just outside the Minersville American Legion. The club is a youth-based organization sponsored by local Lions Clubs.


Read the Entire Article


Federal Programs Related to - Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Grantmaking, General/Other

Private nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to promote the practice of charitable giving and volunteering or to represent and serve a wide range of philanthropic and charitable institutions.

Federal Programs Related to - Fundraising

Capital Campaigns; Fund Raising; Programs that solicit contributions, endowments and other financial support from public and private sources.

Fundraising Campaigns; Fundraising Events; Fundraising on the Internet; Online Fundraising; Telemarketing




    Social Entrepreneurship
    Spotlight



    Charity Database Lets Couples Donate for a Cause


    Charity Database Lets Couples Donate for a Cause

    Kendall Webb, founder of JustGive.org, brings the Internet into the philanthropic sector as a nonprofit organization.  Her donor-advised fund San Francisco-based website connects couples to a plethora of charities through its wedding registries.


    Unable to select database