Entries by William B. Macaulay

Top 5 TED talks for organic living

All of us aspire to live a healthy and quality life and hope to know how to do it. I would like to introduce the top 5 TED talks that give us messages about how to live healthy. TED is a non-profit devoted to worthy ideas spreading and these top 5 TED talks surely have […]

Non-profit of the week: ASPCA

(Source: PCH Blog) “We believe that animals are entitled to kind and respectful treatment at the hands of humans, and must be protected under the law.” – ASPCA By now you must have those heart-wrenching ASPCA commercials, featuring the mistreated animals staring into the camera begging for help, engraved in your memory. Thanks to the non-profit […]

The Hottest Trend: Going Organic Lifestyle

Nowdays, you can find organic fruits and vegetables everywhere. Be it the supermarket, food stores, farmers market and even in an online delivery services you can find organic foods products. It clearly shows that there is a demand for organic products as many people are consuming it.

Non-profit of the week: Union Settlement

Union Settlement Association has been a long-standing organization in East Harlem since 1895; the community has embraced Union Settlement as a vital part of the neighborhood. Sara Stuart, Director of Development and Communication at Union Settlement, shared her thoughts on the organization and how much they have progressed in the past few years.

Non-profit of the week: Cancer Schmancer

 We all know cancer is a serious problem in the United States. Cancer is currently the second leading cause of death. Furthermore, a total of 1,658,370 new cancer cases and 589,430 cancer deaths are projected to occur in the United States in 2015. Cancer is not only a major public health problem in the United […]

Perfect food for perfect vision

Many of us use smartphones at night, though we are aware of the fact that staring at the small screens for a long time is not good. We also tend to binge watch television even though we are aware that it’s not good for our eyes. We also constantly stare at some kind screen without […]

The Hidden News Behind The “Hottest Year” Record

(Source: Skeptical Science) By now you may have heard that 2014 was declared the hottest year since record keeping by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). This declaration is certainly alarming, but it overshadows another piece of startling news: ocean warming. Along with the planet’s surface […]

Teaching kids the healthy way to live

‘I believe absolutely in the importance and power of the shared table. In many cultures, eating together around a table is the center of family life.’ – Stephanie Alexander, Kitchen Garden Foundation. Stephanie Alexander founder of an Australian non-profit the ‘Kitchen Garden Foundation’ has strong values on the importance of food in culture. In the […]

World Cancer Day: Cancer is not beyond us

 We all know that cancer epidemic is huge and it is increasing. Currently 8.2 million people die from cancer worldwide every year, out of which, 4 million people die prematurely. According to the Agency for Research on Cancer, if rates don’t change, the global cancer is expected to nearly 13.15 million deaths by 2030. Furthermore, […]