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What is Giving Tuesday?

What is #GivingTuesday? Founded in 2012 by New York’s 92nd Street Y in partnership with the United Nations Foundation, Giving Tuesday was founded as a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, Dec. 2, let’s pool our resources and join the #UNselfie movement and after shopping and eating to our stomach’s content, let’s fill …

Did you know November is National Child Safety Month?

It’s November, which means autumn, Thanksgiving and National Child Safety and Protection Month. Though it’s easy to scoff at made up holidays – November is also Banana Pudding Lovers Month and National Peanut Butter Lovers Month – protecting children is part of our mission here at Never Settle. As you know, we’ve got $3,000 left …

A Walking Miracle: Dr. Kent Brantly Released from Emory Hospital

Dr. Kent Brantly, medical director for Samaritan’s Purse Ebola Consolidated Case Management Center contracted Ebola while caring for patients in Liberia this past July. Less than a month later, he was released from Emory University Hospital in Atlanta after completing his recovery from the deadly virus. “Today is a miraculous day. I am thrilled to be …

Receding Flood Waters in the US Gulf Coast Allow Volunteers to Spring Into Action

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES IN FLORIDA The storm system that hit many parts of the country at the end of April has also impacted Pensacola, Florida with severe flooding. Nearly 25,000 homeowners were left without power in northern Florida, and abandoned cars dotted roadways as drivers were forced to evacuate to higher ground. Samaritan’s Purse is recruiting …

Never Settle Recognized at Jefferson Awards Ceremony

In 2012, Never Settle founder Jeremy Pittman was honored with a Jefferson Award. This 41-year-old tradition recognizes inspirational individuals throughout the United States, celebrating their dedication to improving the lives of others. Jeremy was chosen as November’s winner in Indiana for his achievements in building the digital non-profit and seeing it to fruition; Never Settle …