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Bloganthropy Announces Finalists for 2013 Blogger of the Year Awards

The fourth annual Bloganthropy Awards held Nov. 21 at the Champions for Kids Annual Conference. PAOLI, PA – The Annual Bloganthropy Awards, which recognize and honor bloggers who use their sites to support charitable causes, announced its finalist selections for the 2013 Bloganthropy Blogger of the Year award. This year’s finalists are: New Jersey Digital Moms and Social Media Moms –  Social Media Moms, a united group of mothers active in social media, and New Jersey Digital Moms, a network … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, News, Socially Conscious, Women's Issues

Call for Nominations for 2013 Bloganthropy Blogger of the Year Award

Call for Nominations for 2013 Bloganthropy Blogger of the Year Award

Know a blogger who should be recognized for using their blog for social good? Then nominate them for the 2013 Blogger of the Year Award! The Annual Bloganthropy Awards, which recognize and honor bloggers who use their sites to support charitable causes, is announcing the call for nominations for the 2013 Bloganthropy Blogger of the Year award. Launched in 2010 by Bloganthropy, the unique awards program is dedicated to recognizing bloggers who effectively use social media for social … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Socially Conscious, Women's Issues

Don’t Miss Neighborhood Toy Store Day: November 10, 2012

Don’t Miss Neighborhood Toy Store Day: November 10, 2012

I feel strongly about the need to support local businesses. As you do your holiday shopping, please remember that your purchases can make a difference in your local community. In November, there are two big events that support small businesses: Neighborhood Toy Store Day and Small Business Saturday. Saturday November 10th is the 3rd Annual Neighborhood Toy Store Day, sponsored by ASTRA (the American Specialty Toy Retailing Association.) Many stores will be having special events in … Read entire article »

Filed under: Chanukah, Charity, Christmas, Events, Featured, Gift Ideas, Seasonal, Socially Conscious, Toys (All Ages)

Gone to BlogHer…Come to the Bloganthropy Panel!

Gone to BlogHer…Come to the Bloganthropy Panel!

Debbie and I are heading off to BlogHer this week. If you will be at BlogHer, please find us and say, “hello”! Most bloggers probably know Debbie from her popular and informative speeches at conferences (she hasn’t seen this…so I can brag about her here). I, on the other hand, rarely go to events…so I am VERY excited to see lots of people I know from online. Drop me a line on this post so … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured, Mommy Blogs

Sweet Charity

Sweet Charity

My husband and my father are both veterans. Several years ago, they inspired me to participate in the Valentines for Veterans effort during National Salute to Hospitalized Veterans Week. Making homemade cards and delivering them to my local VA Hospital always seemed to me a fitting way to say thank you to those who serve. Since I’m a scrapbooking fanatic, I enjoyed making detailed and fancy cards to showcase the latest scrapbook techniques and to … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Featured, Socially Conscious, Valentine's Day

Blog + Philanthropy = Bloganthropy

Blog + Philanthropy = Bloganthropy

Can bloggers help build a better world? We say, “Yes!” On Wednesday, Deb announced the launch of Bloganthropy.org during an expert panel at the second annual Child’s Play Communications Bloggers Brunch.  You can read the whole press release here. Bloganthropy.org combines the power of social media with the resources of corporate giving. Its goal is to connect companies and bloggers in order to address societal needs. We know companies are eager to connect with bloggers. And we know … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Featured, News