Nichnamtic Expedition Update
LIOTE! [leo-tay] That’s Tzotzil for Hello! Happy New Year Everyone! I’m excited to back in Chicago, I had an amazing trip to Chiapas, Mexico over Christmas break. It was a truly wonderful experience. To provide a quick wrap up, we built a 6 classroom school house plus a basketball, and installed 40 wood burning stoves in the homes of those most in need in the village of Nichnamtic. ...
January 2012 Featured Charity: Operation Respect
LIVING PHILANTHROPIC’S JANUARY 2012 FEATURED CHARITY is OPERATION RESPECT! FIRST $1,000 in contributions matched by State Farm’s Go To Bat Program and Anonymous Donor CYPHER! Operation Respect is a non-profit organization working to assure each child and youth a respectful, safe and compassionate climate of learning where their academic, social and emotional development can take...
December 2011 wrap-up
Happy New Year Everyone! 2011 was an amazing year for me and I look forward to what 2012 has in store for us! I just got back from my expedition in Mexico, I’m working on an update post and will send it out shortly. I wanted to send out an update about the December Featured Charity AMERICARES, we’ve raised $2,085 for Americares thanks to State Farm’s Go To Bat Program and...