Give in Their Name for Christmas

I struggle more and more each year at the selfishness, materialism, and commercialism of the Holidays. Now that I have a child of my own I want to make sure that I keep the focus on the season and family more than on money and me, me ,me!

I have always liked the idea of donating  in someone’s name for a Holiday gift. I have not done it very much (this year I am doing all homemade gifts), but I love looking into it and it gives me inspiration for future Holidays. Here are a a few I found that sound great!


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Global Giving

World Vision

American Cancer Society

Humane Society


Most importantly, if you are not sure about the charity you are giving to then check it out with the BBB first at this website.


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