philanthropy 

The Real MVPs: Five Athletes Who Give Back

San Diego Chargers player LaDainian Tomlinson hands out turkeys the Tuesday before Thanksgiving, among other charitable acts. Credit: Getty Images
If you could choose your child's sports hero, who would he -- or she -- be? The best athlete or the...

Angelina Jolie's commitment to educate 1 million children

Angelina Jolie may take a lot of heat for stealing a husband and spending tons of cash on her daughter's handbag, but you cannot deny that she is making a positive difference in the lives of children all over the world. At the Clinton Global Initiati...

Miss Manners: kids shouldn't donate their birthday money to charity

There's a trend afoot amongst affluent suburban families. Parents who are trying to interest their kids in philanthropy and/or lesson the extent to which their homes are crammed with toys, are holding gift-free birthday parties. The idea is to have p...

Class trip turns into help for the poor

If you're in the Portland, Maine area and are looking for a private school, I'd say the Cathedral School, a Catholic elementary school turns out some pretty decent students. Every year, the graduating eighth grade students raise money for an end-of-y...

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