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It’s one of the first principles of kindness you learn in school, “sharing is caring.” In recent years, whole businesses have been built on this principle. Companies like ZipCar and I-Go allow you to share cars for short-term periods. Many other companies have popped up in the areas of accommodation…

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If there’s one thing that summer can teach you, it’s that brightness is contagious. The first rays of spring sunshine turn into vivid flowers, brightening the days of all passersby. For that reason, summer is often the best time to give back…

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June is upon us and with it comes outdoor festivals, river boat tours, and al fresco dining. June is also a great month for charitable events! Check out our list of great Chicago events that give back.

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Students in an Easter Seals classroom play with their new baby doll donation.

Call us biased, but the emails we get at Zealous Good are phenomenal. Just the other day we received this heartwarming message from the volunteer manager at Easter Seals…

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Published May 6th, 2013 by

Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 12, and that means it’s time to thank the moms in your life in a big way! Mother’s Day is also a time to consider less fortunate moms.  National moving company, Two Men and a Truck, know a thing or two about helping…

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Published May 3rd, 2013 by

Dropping off your bag of clothes at a drop-off donation bin is a quick and charitable way to unload your excess items. And while many bins clearly state where your donation is going, a majority of drop-off donation bins are more vague.

Do you know where your clothing donation is…

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