Marty Weintraub over at aimclearblog tagged me in a charity meme going around. Brilliant idea from SEO Refugee, Marty has a personal inspriational story about his battle regarding Cancer and the charities which supported him.
Here is what he said
Non Profits that Helped Save My Life
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is the world’s largest voluntary health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education, and patient services. The Society’s mission: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) is the nation’s largest lymphoma-focused voluntary health organization devoted exclusively to funding lymphoma research and providing patients and health care professionals with critical information on the disease. LRF’s mission is to eradicate lymphoma and serve those touched by this disease.
Service International – Disaster Relief
Ecotrust – environmental conservation efforts.
Humane Society of Canada – protecting animals and the Earth.
Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund – searching for a cure for a deadly disease.
Room to Read – helping build schools and libraries.
Sick Kids – hospital for sick children
Disabled American Veterans Charitable Service Trust
Ronald McDonald Care Mobile Program – Child Healthcare
Medecins Sans Frontieres / Doctors Without Borders – Humanitarian Relief
American Red Cross – Emergency Preparedness
AMREF – African Medical & Research Foundation – African Health Development