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Crowdfunder: Helping Jose’s family with his medical bill

Crowdfunder: Helping Jose’s family with his medical bill

LatinaLista — Campaign: Help Pay For Jose’s Medical Bill Anna Johnson lives in Farmington, Utah. She has battled Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and won. Yet, a friend of her’s has a fatal form of cancer. His name is Jose. Jose is sixteen years old with a severe case of sarcoma. Jose’s parents don’t speak English so the


Crowdfunder: Lifting children in Nicaragua out of poverty with honeybee farm

LatinaLista — Campaign: Honeybees to Lift Children Out of Poverty Thousands of children are living in poverty in Nicaragua, the second poorest country in the Western Hemisphere. Spark Ventures is a Chicago-based non-profit that partners with international grassroots organizations to help children in poverty with education, nutrition, and healthcare. Unlike most organizations, however, they don’t


Crowdfunder: Building awareness about pollution by putting it in the “hands” of the people

LatinaLista — Campaign: AirBeam: Share & Improve Your Air Air pollution is a staggering worldwide problem. Sources estimate that poor air quality costs the United States alone over $78 billion dollars annually. The negative impacts of air pollution rank it among the most serious and widespread human health hazards in the world. Breathing dirty air


Crowdfunder: Finding adoptive homes for older children

LatinaLista — Campaign: Project Wait No Longer: Older Child Adoption National Adoption Month is a collective national effort to raise awareness of the more than 100,000 children in foster care waiting to find permanent, loving families. This National Adoption Month, The Barker Adoption Foundation and Project Wait No Longer aim to raise enough money to


Crowdfunder: Creating a 21st Century curriculum to prepare students to be global citizens

LatinaLista — Campaign: ReGeneration – A Global Citizenship Curriculum Education today is largely an outdated product of the past century. A fundamental paradigm shift is underway, and a central part of it is providing today’s students with 21st century knowledge, skills, and capacities so they can thrive in their lives, careers, and as global citizens.


Crowdfunder: A streaming network for seniors

LatinaLista — Campaign: for Seniors The Golden Digital Network is a simple, easy-to-use entertainment service for seniors, families and caretakers to access a 24/7 network from their computer, smart phone, tablet or Internet TV. Inspired by fans and friends from around the world, legendary Big Band singer Louise Tobin – at the age of