World Vision are no longer a humanitarian organisation in my eyes. See living in the UK, World Vision don’t push their Christian Credentials, so it was rather surprising to find out that they are a Christian organisation. So I went to check their American website. So while the British one has a vague reference to “God” …
Tag Archive: Charity
Apr 02 2014
Mar 15 2014
Are you happy? Watch this and smile a little. Special thanks to Tacloban City and the UNDP. If you wish to help with Cyclone Haiyan reconstruction, check out your favourite charities. Because I’m Happy!
Mar 14 2014
In Korea, e-sports are a “big deal”. They are the equivalent of our football players or basketball players. We may consider video games as a simple way to kill time but many Koreans play the game like a sport. And one of the biggest games is League of Legends. I am on the North American …
Feb 06 2014
[TW - Acid Attacks] If you wish to donate, there’s my Just Giving Page! ( http://www.justgiving.com/amilliongods) We are 25% away from our target at the moment! Let’s see how high we can go!
Jan 12 2014
Okay, so I am tempted enough to make it official. Yes, I will be taking up ASTI on their plans and particularly for UK members tempted into coming along and fundraising, this is what you need. This is their itinerary, we have to hit £3400.
Jan 10 2014
The Acid Survivors Trust International (ASTI) are a charity that came to my attention following some atheist on atheist harassment. I knew about them from their Academy Award winning documentary, but I only read through their website after this unfortunate incident. Well ASTI offered me something rather cool, an opportunity to do some good out …
Dec 13 2013
Oh you can’t fool me! I am onto you and your nefarious schemes! Lose weight and help the Philippines! Admit it! On a serious note? If you want to help Andy Pakula’s fundraiser for the Philippines? The link is here!
Dec 02 2013
I have often pushed the Mantra of Charity as something to be approached in a sensible way. Do what you can and what needs to be done. If you cannot pay or have the skills to help then you can still spread the word. You can get others to donate and or volunteer. The story …
Nov 29 2013
There’s a new strain of HIV that”s been discovered in Guinea-Bissau (West Africa). It’s more aggressive than the other two major strains and causes a rapid progression from HIV+ to AIDS according to the researchers at Lund University (Sweden) Instead of around 7 years it takes around 5 years to develop AIDS.
Nov 25 2013
I owe the Acid Survivor’s Trust International (ASTI) an apology. You see, I didn’t think my article through. I made the same mistake as the people who tried to bully Melody and utilised ASTI’s name and works to argue against the bullying. They deserve better than that.