Do You Want To Save The World?

Maybe you’ve been keeping track of the news, maybe not, but the world has quite a few problems at the moment. I say “a few problems,” but I really want to say, “everything is fucked and we’re all going to die.”

There’s research out there somewhere that show that to live a happy and healthy life, we need to align ourselves with values that are greater than our own pleasure or satisfaction.

So, what are you waiting for?!
Pick a problem or cause you care about and lets start fixing the world.

Don’t know where to start? Here are a few suggestions: (List will be updated so drop a comment with your suggestions.)



tlycs-logoThe Life You Can Save

Their mission is to improve the lives of people living in extreme poverty and to promote the concept of effective giving. It was started by Peter Singer, the Effective Altruism guy (look for him on Ted.) He really does make it easy for you; the info of several charity organizations are all on one site, you can even calculate where and with what organization you can make the biggest impact.
Find them on Facebook 




charity:water is a non-profit organization bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing countries. You can either donate directly, or start a fundraising campaign. Do something crazy to raise funds. Give up your birthday and christmas prezzies and have friends donate instead. Go Wild. Donate to my campaign here: Smudges Of Hope
Or start your own here.
Find them on Facebook



Global Fund for Women

One of the world’s leading foundations for gender equality, standing up for the human rights of women and girls. They campaign for zero violence, economic and political empowerment, and sexual and reproductive health and rights. They fund and partner with women-led groups who are courageously fighting for justice in their own communities.
Find them on Facebook



ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer

ZERO is a national nonprofit organization with the mission to end prostate cancer. ZERO advances research, encourages action, and provides education and support to men and their families. ZERO’s premier programs include the ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk, the largest men’s health event series in America.
Find them on Facebook



UNICEF South Africa

Unite for the Children. UNICEF SA promotes the rights and well-being of every child, in everything we do, since 1994. Providing practical action, focusing special effort on reaching the most vulnerable and excluded children, to the benefit of all children, everywhere.
Find them on Facebook


You could also:
<3 Become an Organ Donor.
<3 Donate Blood.
<3 Donate Bone Marrow.

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