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Brotherly Love

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Brotherly Love: Getting Needy Kids Ready For School

For years, Cradles to Crayons has been collecting emergency clothes and supplies for children from birth to age 12. But their students won’t get a good start to the school year without some help.

07/23/2013

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Brotherly Love: ‘Bigs’ Make A Difference With Philadelphia Area Youth

For many at-risk children in the Philadelphia area, a mentor can play a huge role, and the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southeastern Pennsylvania are doing their part to help.

07/16/2013

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Brotherly Love: Lentil The Dog, Internet Star, Works It For Kids & Pets

A Philly dog born with a rare abnormality has captured the hearts of people across the country. Now, he has become an “ambassador” for children who share his condition.

07/08/2013

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Brotherly Love: Sunday Suppers Feeding Philadelphia

One of the hungriest sections of Philadelphia is getting not only food, but healthy food, thanks to the efforts of a Mt. Airy woman and her volunteers.

06/25/2013

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Brotherly Love: Chefs Compete In MANNA Guac-Off

The whole idea started with some young supporters of MANNA, the Philadelphia organization that makes meals for people with life-threatening illnesses. They gave us a taste of the upcoming competition.

06/19/2013

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Brotherly Love: BookMates Inspires Kids & Adults

Volunteers in South Jersey have sparked a reading and writing revolution among school children.

06/11/2013

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Brotherly Love: Tri For Inclusion

A triathlon is a grueling test of physical stamina, but in some cases, it’s not just well-conditioned athletes taking part.

06/04/2013

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Brotherly Love: Operation Birthday Box

One local woman and her daughter are going the extra mile to brighten birthdays for children in need.

05/14/2013

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Brotherly Love: ‘Bigs’ Make A Difference With Philadelphia Area Youth

For many at-risk children in the Philadelphia area, a mentor can play a huge role, and the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southeastern Pennsylvania are doing their part to help.

04/30/2013

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Brotherly Love: Third Annual ‘Shoes For Life Event’

When it comes to charity, a local group of girls aren’t just talking the talk, they’re walking the walk.

04/23/2013

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Brotherly Love: Mitzvah Magic Gives Back

Helping to grow a business while giving back to the community. It’s the brainchild of New Jersey business owner Cheryl Pliskin.

04/09/2013

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Brotherly Love: Chess Players Raise Funds For Nat’l Tournament

Sports championships are always big news. Chess championships, almost never. But volunteer coaches and their supporters are helping young chess players from Philadelphia travel to the big show.

04/02/2013

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Brotherly Love: Project SHINE Helping Immigrant Elders

Thousands of people immigrate to the United States every year. Elderly immigrants who don’t speak English can find themselves lonely in a new country. Now there’s a national effort to help, born in the city of brotherly love.

03/26/2013

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Brotherly Love: Project Chemo Crochet

Two Hatboro-Horsham High School teachers wanted to make blankets for cancer patients. They asked for a little help online, and it started pouring in.

03/19/2013

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Brotherly Love: Philly Stake Lets Diners Vote For Winners

Theresa Rose and a group of volunteers started Philly Stake in September 2010. It was a simple idea: Organize a homemade dinner and sell tickets. The money goes in a pot. During the meal, the diners read and hear about community projects, then vote.

03/14/2013