Volunteering

In the true spirit of the holidays, thousands of people are counteracting Black Friday and Cyber Monday with Giving Tuesday, a day of giving back. Find out what it is and how to get some holiday karma.

GUEST POST: As a pro surfer, Jon Rose traveled all over the world, and he noticed communities in need virtually everywhere he went. So he started his own charity, Waves for Water, to empower individuals to combat the global water crisis — without ever sacrificing fun.

After the tragedies that occurred at yesterday’s Boston Marathon, millions of people are looking for ways to help. For anyone who needs some extra incentive, Greatist explains why volunteering can actually benefit our health and happiness, too.

After the tragedies that occurred at yesterday’s Boston Marathon, millions of people are looking for ways to help. For anyone who needs some extra incentive, Greatist explains why volunteering can actually benefit our health and happiness, too.

GUEST POST: As a pro surfer, Jon Rose traveled all over the world, and he noticed communities in need virtually everywhere he went. So he started his own charity, Waves for Water, to empower individuals to combat the global water crisis — without ever sacrificing fun.

In the true spirit of the holidays, thousands of people are counteracting Black Friday and Cyber Monday with Giving Tuesday, a day of giving back. Find out what it is and how to get some holiday karma.