We’ve got big news. The “Happiest Walk on Earth” is making a come-back!!! Stay tuned here for more details.
Walk for Hope: “The Happiest Walk on Earth”
A Compassion themed 3-kilometer walk. Come visit the Tree of Forgiveness, a Garden of Kindness, Paintings of Inspiring Quotes, and much more.
It’s transformative. It’s introspective. It’s Free! It’s our gift to you.
Date: Saturday September 12
Time: 10:00am to Noon
Location: El Dorado Park, 7701 East Spring Street, Long Beach, CA
Parking: $7 charged by El Dorado Park
Distance: 3 kilometers (2 miles)
All it takes is a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, a piece of fresh fruit, and one half-pint of juice to keep a child from going hungry for a day.
This is why each week since April 2004, groups of about 15 to 20 volunteers have been coming out to The Hare Krishna Temple of Houston to prepare sack lunches consisting of sandwiches, fruit, and juice for an estimated 300 to 500 hungry children. Every Sunday between the hours 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., the dining hall of the temple is turned into an assembly line of sorts with some of the volunteers lined up spreading peanut butter or jelly on bread; others focus on bagging the sandwiches; still others fill brown paper bags with fruit and juice and line them up in rows on two long tables.
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â€œYou give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.â€- Khalil Gibran This Thanksgiving I had the opportunity to serve with two amazing organizations, Be the Cause* and the UCO Drop In Center in Long Beach. Run by Brad…
WOW! WE HAVE REACHED MORE THAN MAXIMUM CAPACITY FOR VOLUNTEER ASSISTANCE. THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR SUPPORT. HOWEVER, WE’RE STILL GREATLY LACKING ACTUAL DONATIONS TO COOK THE MEAL. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SUPPORT THAT EFFORT, PLEASE IMMEDIATELY EMAIL: SONALIF@BETHECAUSE.ORG. THANK YOU AGAIN COMMUNITY!
Post Event Media Release: Imagine a charity event where the organizers donâ€™t ask you for any donations but in turn, give to you freely. That is exactly what one non-profit organization – Be the Cause – does every year. For the past 10 years, Be the Cause has been organizing…