I found these great, easy sites where you can help promote literacy, end world hunger, help animal rescue and lots of other great causes.
First, FreeRice.com: play a vocabulary game, and for each word you correctly define, rice is donated to the UN to help feed the hungry. I played for a few minutes, got to 1000 grains and had to stop, but it was so much fun. I think I found my new addiction.
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Advertisers and sponsors of these sites calculate the clicks and the money made from advertising on the site, etc. goes to help fund the various causes. Jump on the bandwagon! Your click can make a difference!
I subbed for several classes today while some of the faculty are gone to a conference in Charlotte, and the last class watched An Inconvenient Truth. I'm in social activism mode.