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The Musk Foundation Has Donated $54 Million to 160 Charities

If you visit the website for the Musk Foundation, you won’t find a lot of information about the charitable work that they do. Reports from The Guardian paint a different picture. The website reports that the organization has disbursed over $54 million in 15 years of...

One Student Raised $4,000 to Pay Off the Lunch Debt at His School

Lunch debt in the United States soared by 70% over the past six years. Three-quarters of school districts have unpaid meal costs that range from $10 to over $500,000. Although the figures aren’t broken down per student or school, the inability to pay for lunches is an...

Teen Operates Bakery to Help the Homeless

Michael Platt has always loved to bake. He was able to turn that passion into a business that he operates from his home at just 11 years old. Now that he’s a teen, Platt is making a big difference for his Washington, D.C., community. His business uses the one-for-one...

Homeless Kids Get an Education From a School Designed for Them

Homeless children in Oklahoma City still have a chance to stay competitive with their education. Positive Tomorrows helps kids in this situation remain current or get caught up to their educational goals so that they can enter the public school system. All of the...

One Woman Turns Beer Profits into Food for Needy Families

Jacquie Berglund bought her beer brand for only $1. Although the boom in microbrewing has cut into her business activities, she is still working passionately to turn one person’s beer money into another’s groceries. Finnegans is more than a beer company in Minnesota....