Nonprofit articles


Spotlight Nonprofit: Professional photographer uses his skill to create fine art portraits of the poor to raise awareness and money

LatinaLista — It’s said that “a picture is worth a thousand words.” Well, Memphis-based photographer, Bill Piacesi, hopes the pictures he’s taking are worth sizable donations to the poor of Memphis. A fine art portrait photographer, Piacesi was moved by the poor people he would pass along on the streets of Memphis after relocating to

Spotlight Nonprofit: Making kids “TOPS” of their game on and off the court

LatinaLista — Sports has long been considered the “great equalizer.” No matter a person’s financial background, ethnicity or race, if he/she had the ability and the persistence it was believed they could make it in that sport. Yet, there are some sports, because of their cost, special equipment and playing facilities, automatically bar some children

International music artists join to create “Voices for an AIDS-free Future”

LatinaLista — Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international medical humanitarian organization that goes to parts of the world that have limited access to medical care. One part of the world that meets that definition is Zimbabwe, Africa. In Zimbabwe, Doctors Without Borders is treating over 34,000 patients, including many children and teenagers