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Citizen Effect offers "Brackets with Benefits"

We’ve all been in the position of wanting to help a cause, but simply not knowing where to start. Citizen Effect, one of our standout nonprofit partners, is making a difference by smoothing the road from good intentions to real-world results. The group empowers what it calls “Citizen Philanthropists”—everyday folks with a charitable goal, but not the experience or means to put it into action.
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"Yes Wii Can for Haiti": Gaming for good

A hospitality management major at Cal State—East Bay, Kaity McGrath opened the winter quarter with an open-ended assignment: conceive and organize a successful event. And initially, she says, she and her classmates were brainstorming along standard lines. A fundraiser for a natural disaster was certainly the farthest thing from their minds. But their thoughts shifted on January 12, when news arrived of the devastating earthquake in Haiti. “We changed gears,” says McGrath. “We all wanted to reach out and help in some way.”
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