TITLE

GIFTS THAT GIVE BACK

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Shape;Dec2008, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article offers suggestions for readers who wish to make a donation to a charity in lieu of giving a holiday gift. Information is provided about the nonprofit organizations MercyCorps, The Breast Cancer Site, and the American Red Cross. The web site addresses for all three charities are also included.
ACCESSION #
35154606

 

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