START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: support

Support These Places: 28 Stores Thankfully CLOSED on Thanksgiving

Is nothing sacred? This Thanksgiving, a growing number of stores -- like Kmart, Walmart, Target, Gap, Macy’s, Best Buy, Toys R Us, and Kohl’s -- are planning to open even earlier for Black Friday s…

223 comments

Need Help? Let Your Entourage Support You!

“They’ll never make it through the night.” That’s what the doctors proclaimed when we were born. As identical twins, born nearly three months premature and weighing just two pounds each, that seemed a…

30 comments

Craft Beer: Peace, Love & Hoppiness

I am proud to call myself a craft beer convert --a hophead if you will. After growing up in a fairly dry household, with the exception of my dad's occasional Bud-Light on hockey nights, I never expect…

54 comments

How to Feel More Supported

Last November I made a major statement to my friend Danielle Laporte. D had just launched this awesome program called The Desire Map, designed to help folks identify their core desired feeling. So w…

27 comments

Wisdom from Rob Kaye

You are the hero you've been waiting for. No matter what challenge you're facing, there is no one who can save you the way that you can. We all need support, but it's up to you to take the first step.…

13 comments

Letting Go Of My Need To Be In Control

The list of things which I cannot control seems endless at times. I cannot make the cat's nose not cold, nor can I control his seemingly primal desire to greet me cold nose to bare skin. I cannot cont…

23 comments

7 Things To Keep You Afloat In The Wave Pool Of Life

Lately, every time I think about my life I see a wave pool (in my mind). It's a strange new metaphor that rocked my world a little because usually the images I receive are earthy--gardens, tornadoes, …

20 comments

Tread Lightly on Dreams

Today, a friend of mine posted a status update on Facebook about the importance of refraining from criticizing the dreams of others. This is an important lesson. Dreams are fragile. They are often unc…

21 comments

Nobody Should Go Through Cancer Alone

Today is Owning Pink’s three year anniversary (Throw confetti, pop corks, do cartwheels, and light firecrackers! WOOT! Happy Anniversary, Owning Pink!) And that’s not all. Three days ago was my 43r…

24 comments

Can You ‘Be The Change’ For A Woman In Need?

Today, a friend woke up in crisis. I reached out to my community to see if we might be a part of the solution, to see if we have among us the means to produce a vehicle for a woman in need. I asked…

11 comments

meet our writers

Laura B.

Laura is a Care2 Causes Senior Editor. She graduated from Pitzer College with Honors in English and World Literature and a minor in Music. She’s... more

people are talking

My cats enjoy licking the butter wrappers as an occasional treat.

Can't wait to try this! Looks and sounds so good!

Julia R. Julia R.
on Ruby Red Slaw
1 hour ago