Dr. Kent Brantly, Samaritan’s Purse doctor that contracted the life-threatening Ebola in West Africa, is honored as TIME Person of the Year. Brantly became the face of Ebola when he was transported back to the United States from Liberia and treated at Emory Hospital in Atlanta. This honor is for all the Ebola fighters on … Continue reading TIME Person of the Year: Ebola Fighters
A massive Category 3 typhoon made landfall in the central Philippines late Saturday. The entire area is being battered with heavy rains and winds just one year after Super Typhoon Haiyan devastated the region. Typhoon Hagupit, meaning "lash" in Filipino, came ashore on eastern Samar Island just before 10 p.m. (9 a.m. ET) with winds … Continue reading Operation Whipcrack: Team Rubicon responds to Typhoon Hagupit
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 … Continue reading What is Giving Tuesday?
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 … Continue reading Did you know November is National Child Safety Month?
As summer ends and fall’s crisp air arrives, we all gear up for the upcoming season. School is back in session, vacations are ending, and organizations and churches launch new initiatives and programs that build momentum toward their mission. Everything runs at a little faster pace, and at the end of the day, we find … Continue reading Making Your Life Count