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John R. Wood Properties sponsors Charity for Change GiverTV episode about kindness, giving and gratitude

2020-06-01T15:36:39-04:00June 1st, 2020|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

John R. Wood Properties has sponsored an episode of GiverTV, a new interactive video series by Charity for Change, the Collier County nonprofit behind the classroom-based Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) Giver Program. The sponsored episode, “Kindness, Giving & Gratitude,” focuses on how these three traits can help children achieve their full potential. The video features the [...]

Charity for Change hosts free webinar May 28 with Alexander Havard on character and leadership

2020-05-26T10:15:05-04:00May 26th, 2020|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Charity for Change will host a free webinar on character and leadership with well-known international speaker and leadership expert Alex Havard, May 28 at 8:30 a.m. Havard will show how building good character is a life-long project that helps people achieve their personal best and become great leaders. Havard is the founder of the Virtuous [...]

Charity for Change receives a $5,000 grant from the Pelican Sound Charitable Foundation for new curriculum

2020-05-18T11:15:37-04:00May 18th, 2020|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Charity for Change has received a $5,000 grant from the Pelican Sound Charitable Foundation that will be used to add curriculum content, update the proprietary platform and create videos to compliment the curriculum. The new curriculum and videos will support the transition to distance learning and make it possible to reach more children. “With the [...]

Charity for Change receives a $2,500 capacity grant from the Community Foundation of Collier County

2020-05-13T09:37:04-04:00May 13th, 2020|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Charity for Change has received a $2,500 capacity grant from the Community Foundation of Collier County that will be used to update the program platform and 12-year-old Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) educational programs. “Social distancing will undoubtedly have profound impacts on our children and society,” said Karen Conley, founder and CEO of Charity for Change. “Social-emotional [...]

Charity for Change launches GiverTV, an interactive video resource

2020-05-01T12:35:49-04:00May 1st, 2020|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

  Charity for Change, the Collier County nonprofit behind the classroom-based Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) Giver Program, announces the launch of GiverTV, an interactive video series. The series allows the program to reach students beyond its afterschool, summer school, in-school and pre-school settings that in 12 years have reached 62,000 children in Florida and several other [...]

Charity for Change receives a $15,000 grant supporting distance learning with updated social-emotional learning content

2020-04-24T09:32:23-04:00April 24th, 2020|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Charity for Change has received a $15,000 grant from The Arthrex Charitable Giving program. The grant will provide for the updating of curriculum which will support the transition from classrooms to eLearning. The social-emotional learning curriculum will connect children while they are out of school with updated social-emotional learning videos and content. The grant will [...]

Charity for Change receives a $15,000 grant from the Southwest Florida Community Foundation

2020-02-13T12:26:14-05:00February 13th, 2020|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Southwest Florida Community Foundation has approved a $15,000 grant for Charity for Change to add and update curriculum content, update its website and develop new evaluation materials for its 11-year-old Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) educational programs. The grant will allow Charity for Change to: Hire a consultant to create new SEL content to augment existing [...]

‘Micro Art, Mega Heart’ event set March 30

2020-02-05T15:06:46-05:00February 5th, 2020|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , |

Micro Art, Mega Heart, an evening with Dr. Willard Wigan, MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire), internationally renowned micro-sculptor, is planned Monday, March 30 to benefit Charity for Change. A VIP reception with the artist will be at 4:30 p.m., with a general admission reception at 5 p.m., followed by presentation at [...]

Charity for Change’s fundraiser raises $177,425 for important children’s programs

2019-12-04T14:41:37-05:00December 4th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Charity for Change’s Enchantment in the Rainforest gala with a theme “planting seeds of humanity” raised $177,425 Nov. 16 at Quail West Golf & Country Club to support more than 5,000 students throughout Collier County who participate in Charity for Change’s after-school, summer school, preschool and in-school programs. Attendees enjoyed a cocktail hour with a [...]

Charity for Change receives $15,000 grant from Spring Run Charitable Foundation

2019-05-28T15:23:03-04:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , |

Charity for Change has been awarded a $15,000 grant to support its efforts to provide fundamental character education and community engagement programs to local students by the Spring Run Charitable Foundation, made up of residents of Spring Run at the Brooks in Bonita Springs. This year, the Spring Run Foundation raised $198,000 to distribute to [...]

End-of-the-year student assemblies celebrate character education, student giving, volunteering, community partners and fun

2019-05-22T15:02:20-04:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , |

Charity for Change celebrated a year’s worth of learning 19 character traits, practicing charitable giving, volunteering and academics with year-end awards and fun at six high-energy assemblies at four Collier County schools this month. The last two celebrations for this year were Wednesday at Calusa Park Elementary, one of the first two schools to participate [...]

Support Charity for Change through Give Where You Live Collier, Feb. 20-21

2019-02-07T23:50:47-05:00February 7th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Charity for Change invites the community to support its efforts to provide fundamental character education and community engagement programs to local students by donating to the organization during the ‘Give Where You Live Collier’ annual fundraising initiative, which takes place Feb. 20-21. Give Where You Live Collier is a 24-hour, county-wide movement to celebrate and [...]

Tickets still available for Charity for Change’s fourth annual Giver Challenge Nov. 4

2017-10-31T12:18:08-04:00October 31st, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Tickets are still available for Charity for Change’s fourth annual Giver Challenge event, to be held on Saturday, Nov. 4 from 6 to 10 p.m. at Quail West Golf & Country Club, located at 5950 Burnham Rd. in Naples. Proceeds from the event will support Charity for Change’s afterschool, summer school, preschool, and in-school programs [...]