giving back

  1. Living

    Burn victim's unaltered cover shoot turns heads in a good way

    In 2011, 26-year-old Turia Pitt set out to race in the Kimberley Ultramarathon expecting a physically challenging day. But what she...
  2. Living

    Dear Stranger: You don't know it, but you saved me today

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    No kind deed goes unnoticed. SheKnows Home & Living Editor Kelli Uhrich shares her moving experience with a stranger who offered...
  3. Health & Wellness

    Gifts that will help cure diseases

    The holidays are a magical time of year. We spend time with our loved ones, watch the snow fall and appreciate the joys of life. The...
  4. SheKnows Cares

    Sevenly: Company brings awareness to charities

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    What if you could help change the world, and it only took $7 and seven days? That’s the challenge that Sevenly.org poses to those...
  5. Living

    The Rwanda experience: More than giving

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    When SheKnows videographer Ted Willis had the unique opportunity to document his trip with Food for the Hungry to Rwimbogo, Rwanda,...
  6. Living

    Child sponsorship: Food for the Hungry

    Now it's our turn to lend a hand. The SheKnows community is rich with resources, compassion and strength — and the children of...
  7. Living

    SheKnows partners with Food for the Hungry

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    In an effort to combat extreme poverty in its many forms, SheKnows has joined forces with Food for the Hungry. We recently traveled...
  8. Tips & Advice

    Autism: For me? You shouldn’t have

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    Some sparkling jewelry, an exotic beach vacation or just some time alone to relax — these items could be on any mom's birthday...
  9. Kids Activity Center

    5 Ideas for Big Help projects

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    Taylor Swift may have scored The Big Help Award at last year's Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards, but with a little inspiration, your...
  10. Workouts

    Walk for a cause

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    As we head into spring and the weather brightens, our favorite charities start recruiting for fundraising walks and runs all over...
  11. Workouts

    New campaign helps you get in shape for a cause

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    Need a reason to get in shape or reach that fitness goal you've been dreaming of? CURE International has given you just that. You...
  12. Shopping for Beauty & Fashion

    Inkkas: The newest trend in socially conscious shoes

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    Any company can produce cute, quality clothing, but very few do so while also prioritizing charity and opportunity. Inkkas is a rare...
  13. Tips & Advice

    5 Socially responsible family New Year's resolutions

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    It’s pretty easy to come up with New Year’s resolutions that target your wallet or your waistline. Resolving to give...
  14. Parenting

    4 Holiday volunteering opportunities for teens

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    Get your teens involved with holiday giving this season. Volunteering offers teens a rewarding, enriching way to make the most of...
  15. K-12

    Expose your child to the importance of Christmas charity

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    Children everywhere look forward to the pile of presents under their tree come Christmas morning, but they may not even realize...
  16. Tips & Advice

    Chasing the Dream: Use your mom influence for good

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    Moms are powerful. And social moms? They yield great influence. How are moms in the social space using their pull to give back in...
  17. Family Fun

    Make giving a holiday tradition

    When it comes to the holidays, most children have certain expectations and a sense of entitlement when it comes to receiving gifts....
  18. Christmas Holiday Tips

    8 Ways to give back with food

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    This holiday season, amid the baking and shopping, make some time to do a good deed. Whether you opt to feed the hungry or send...
  19. Tips & Advice

    Work with your kids to support victims of superstorm Sandy

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    As millions of Americans struggle to recover from the devastating effects of superstorm Sandy, learn what your family can do to help...
  20. Gifts

    5 gifts that give back to breast cancer awareness

    Spreading awareness of breast cancer can be as simple as giving a gift. Here are five gifts that do just that.