8 Ways to Help Others This Year

  • If you shop online… GoodShop.com donates a portion of proceeds to charity. [Search for Habitat for Humanity – Ventura County]


  • If you’re getting married… IDoFoundation.org helps couples create gift registries, invitations, and party favors that benefit charitable organizations.


  • If you have shoes cluttering up your closet… Soles4Souls.org distributes them to the poor and disaster-struck around the world.


  • If you enjoy surfing (the internet, that is)… GoodSearch.com automatically donates to a favorite worthy group as you browse.

Source: Parade Magazine, November 27, 2011.

  • If you have surplus or used building materials, appliances, furniture, doors, windows, sinks and tubs, home decor, lighting, and more… HabitatVentura.org accepts a wide range of donations for the Habitat ReStore, a discount home improvement center open to the public five days a week. All proceeds help Habitat build more homes for families in need in Ventura County.