BabbleCares is the first online destination for parents who want to make the world a better place. We aim to bring together great stories and resources for parents who are interested in making a difference -- in their communities or around the world -- with a special focus on using social media and other digital tools in those efforts. We hope you find inspiration here and feel emboldened to go out and make your own change in the world.
What you can do to help the 1 in 45 children in America who are homeless.
Today is Human Rights Day.
With several shopping days left until Christmas, I am finding myself overwhelmed with places to give back. Sometimes, it’s gifts that will help others as I make a purchase. For others, it’s places where I can simply make a donation. In 2005, Antonio Guterras, the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees, talked about the life of MORE »
When Joanne Rowling first conceived of Harry Potter while waiting for a delayed train, she set into motion the makings of a literary phenomenon that would change lives for years to come. She created more than wizards and witches, spells and cauldrons, magical beasts, and ominous prophecies; she wove a narrative rich with existential inquiry and MORE »
It's been almost one year since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Here's one way you can join the Newtown community and take action to prevent future gun violence.
December 10th is Human Rights Day 2013. See what that means for women across the world -- and right in your neighborhood.
Every December I search for more places that give back when I make a purchase. Why? Because something happened around my 35th birthday that made me realize something: I have everything I need. My children have it, too. They’re all over 18, have cars, some have significant others, all have jobs. There’s no reason for MORE »
Six years ago this week I interviewed for a job. Not just any job; a very special job that I didn’t even truly comprehend the full scope of at the time. When I heard the job description, that was it. An overwhelmingly intense feeling came over me about this opportunity – unlike any other up MORE »
Paul Corby is still waiting for a heart transplant. Paul, 24, has a rare, congenital heart condition called Left Ventricular Noncompaction (LVN) which makes his heart less able to pump blood throughout his body. Paul’s father died of the same condition at age 27. Paul, who lives in Pennsylvania, doesn’t drink, doesn’t smoke, and is otherwise MORE »
How will you celebrate Giving Tuesday this year? Here, four ways to make Giving Tuesday a meaningful family tradition.
November may be ending, but Movember isn't over. Show your support now!
Jennifer Garner is not only one of America’s Hollywood sweethearts but she’s also a devoted mother and a Save the Children Artist Ambassador. She’s passionate about giving children from all across the country the same opportunity to succeed in life with early education programs. Drawing on her experience advocating for early education programs across the MORE »
Five family volunteer projects you can do in the comfort of your home to make a difference and spread a little joy this holiday season.
'Tis the season to be giving! This year, have your entire family perform some random acts of kindness to spread holiday cheer to those who need it the most.
Did you know liking a charity's Facebook page makes you LESS likely to contribute? Time to step up your annual giving on #GivingTuesday.