Tag: Cause/charity Volunteers

Charities to Target the 27% of Consumers Who Volunteer on Vacation

With tem­per­a­tures warm­ing up across the coun­try, the count­down to sum­mer trav­el sea­son has offi­cial­ly begun. This year, as trav­el­ers start scout­ing out des­ti­na­tions, they're pick­ing places where they can feel good and do good at the same time.

Retailers to Promote Their Support of Programs to End Youth Homelessness

"In sup­port of the Street Child World Cup, Ipsos has part­nered with the Nation­al Net­work for Youth and Street Child Unit­ed to raise aware­ness of youth home­less­ness and for the event in which street chil­dren from around the globe rep­re­sent their coun­tries in a soc­cer tour­na­ment."

Neuroscience Says: Volunteering Can Decrease Negative Effects of Stress

Peo­ple tend to focus on them­selves when stressed, but a recent study showed that help­ing oth­ers can sig­nif­i­cant­ly decrease the neg­a­tive effect of stress on your body. Healthy behav­iors clear­ly make sense from a ratio­nal stand­point, but they can be a drag — and dif­fi­cult to main­tain. Here are some strate­gies to help you devel­op and main­tain healthy behav­iors – using neu­ro­science.