Category Archives: Blogging from A to Z Challenge (2015)

Cheryl’s Homemade Alphabet Soup ~ A Mixture Of Blogging From A-to-Z Posts (2015)


Cheryl’s Homemade Alphabet Soup is made from a variety of Blogging from A-to-Z blog posts. Ingredients: Gallus Glasgow A:The Armadillo https://anabelsblog.wordpress.com/2015/04/01/armadillo/ https://anabelsblog.wordpress.com/ Bette Davis Eyes https://pouiseason.wordpress.com/2014/04/02/bette-davis-eyes/ https://pouiseason.wordpress.com/ A to Z Challenge – C https://prolixme.wordpress.com/2015/04/03/a-to-z-challenge-c/ https://prolixme.wordpress.com/ Death Bed Visitations http://pullupatoadstool.com/2015/04/04/deathbed-visitations/ http://pullupatoadstool.com Empathy https://broccoliaddict.wordpress.com/2015/04/06/e-is-for-empathy/ https://broccoliaddict.wordpress.com/ F is for… https://zombieflamingoes.wordpress.com/2015/04/07/f-is-for-2/ https://zombieflamingoes.wordpress.com/ Griddle Cakes https://sjpierce.wordpress.com/2015/04/08/griddle-cakes/ https://sjpierce.wordpress.com/ Home Offices and […]
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My Reflection Of The Blogging From A-to-Z Challenge (2015)


This was my second year participating in the Blogging From A-to-Z Challenge. I found this challenge last year by searching on the web for things blog related. At first I hesitated to sign up, being a new blogger I didn’t know if I would fit in with all the more successful and talented bloggers. I […]
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Blogging From A to Z April (2015) Challenge Posts ~ Non-Profit Charities/Organizations (Condensed Version)


The Blogging From A to Z April Challenge (a-to-z challenge) is a yearly event where bloggers commit to posting every day in the month of April (except for Sunday). My theme for this year, although you don’t have to use a theme, was non-profit charities/organizations. Most of these I had never heard of before I […]
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Z Is For ~ ZeroToThree.org


https://www.facebook.com/ZEROTOTHREE https://twitter.com/ZEROTOTHREE https://www.linkedin.com/company/zero-to-three?trk=company_name https://www.youtube.com/user/ZEROTOTHREE The mission of zerotothree.org is to educate parents, professionals and policymakers on the importance the first three years of life are, so that babies have a strong start in life. This national non-profit offers important information such as Behavior and Development http://www.zerotothree.org/about-us/funded-projects/parenting-resources/podcast/ http://www.zerotothree.org/child-development/brain-development/ And more… http://www.zerotothree.org/child-development/ Maltreatment http://www.zerotothree.org/maltreatment/child-abuse-neglect/child-abuse-and-neglect.html http://www.zerotothree.org/maltreatment/trauma/trauma.html And more… […]
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Y Is For ~ YPF.org (Yellowstone Park Foundation)


http://www.ypf.org/ https://twitter.com/yellowstonepf https://instagram.com/goyellowstone/ https://vimeo.com/yellowstonepf BBB Accredited The mission of ypf.org (Yellowstone Park Foundation) is to protect and enhance cultural resources and visitor experience of Yellowstone National Park by the use of projects and programs. Yellowstone Park Foundation Projects Native Fish Conservation Program http://www.ypf.org/site/PageServer?pagename=WHAT_wildlife_current#native-fish Bear Boxes for Campgrounds http://www.ypf.org/site/PageServer?pagename=WHAT_wildlife_current#bear-boxes Trails Fund Initiative http://www.ypf.org/site/PageServer?pagename=WHAT_visitors_current#trails And more… Projects […]
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X Is For ~ XERCES.org (Xerces Society For Invertebrate Conservation)


http://www.xerces.org/ https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Xerces-Society/193182577358618 https://twitter.com/xerces_society The mission of xerces.org is to protect invertebrates and their habitat through programs that raise awareness of the importance of these living things. This is a nonprofit organization. This organization offers: Programs Pollinator Conservation http://www.xerces.org/pollinator-conservation/ Endangered Species http://www.xerces.org/endangered-species/ And more… Resources Books http://www.xerces.org/books/ Guidelines http://www.xerces.org/guidelines/ And more… News XERCES news http://www.xerces.org/xerces-in-the-news/ Press […]
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W Is for ~ WikimediaFoundation.org


https://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Home https://www.facebook.com/wikipedia https://twitter.com/Wikimedia The mission of wikimediafoundation.org is to build a global volunteer community online where people from all over the world can share their knowledge, while others learn, all for free. This is a nonprofit organization. Wikimedia offers… Wikipedia – A free encyclopedia Wiktionary – A free dictionary and thesaurus Wikibooks – Free textbooks […]
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V Is For ~ VOA.org (Volunteers Of America)


http://www.voa.org/ https://www.facebook.com/voamassachusetts/timeline https://twitter.com/Vol_of_America BBB Accredited The mission of voa.org is to answers God’s call through ministry service to help those in need and to demonstrate that all people are children of God. Volunteers of America offers: Children, Youth and Families Services – Provides services to children and youth geared toward social, emotional, and academic development. […]
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U Is For ~ UNOS.org (United Network For Organ Sharing)


http://www.unos.org/ https://twitter.com/UNOSNews https://www.youtube.com/user/UnosFoundation BBB Accredited The mission of unos.org  is to advocate for organ transplantation through education, technology and policy developments. This is a non-profit organization that is under contract with the Federal Government. You can help by… Giving a cash donation which can be made in Memory Of or In Honor Of at https://giveto.unos.org/thanksgiving %5B…%5D
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T Is For ~ ToyIndustryFoundation.org


http://www.toyindustryfoundation.org/ https://www.facebook.com/ToyIndustryFoundation https://twitter.com/toyindustryfndn https://www.youtube.com/user/TIFoundation https://www.linkedin.com/groups?home=&gid=128717&trk=anet_ug_hm BBB Accredited The mission of toyindustryfoundation.org is to collect and distribute toys and grant funding to charities around the world for children in need. Ways to help… Donate cash Donate Product Get toys And more… http://www.toyindustryfoundation.org/TIF/Get_Involved/TIF/Get_Involved/Get_Involved.aspx?section=landing&hkey=3c56da97-6574-4585-a705-5e3a234339fb ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Other Blogging A to Z Challenge posts (2015): https://pluckingofmyheartstrings.com/2015/04/01/a-is-for-a-wider-circle/ https://pluckingofmyheartstrings.com/2015/04/02/b-is-for-born-free-usa/ https://pluckingofmyheartstrings.com/2015/04/03/c-is-for-chimes-family-of-services/ https://pluckingofmyheartstrings.com/2015/04/04/d-is-for-deathwithdignity-org/ https://pluckingofmyheartstrings.com/2015/04/06/e-is-for-earthjustice-org/ %5B…%5D
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S Is For ~ SeriousFunNetwork.org


https://www.seriousfunnetwork.org/ https://www.facebook.com/SeriousFunCamps https://twitter.com/seriousfuncamps https://www.youtube.com/user/SeriousFunCamps Founded by Paul Newman BBB Accredited The vision of seriousfunnetwork.org is to offer children with serious illness and their families a place that offers fun times that will inspire positive feelings. Camps & Programs– offers 30 camps and programs http://www.seriousfunnetwork.org/camps-and-programs Global Partnership Program – Offers seriously ill children living in Africa, […]
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R Is For ~ RailsToTrails.org


http://www.railstotrails.org/ https://www.facebook.com/railstotrails https://twitter.com/railstotrails https://instagram.com/railstotrails/ https://www.linkedin.com/company/rails-to-trails-conservancy BBB Accredited The mission of railstotrails.org/Rails-To-Trails Conservancy is to create trails nationwide from unused rail lines to inspire physical activity, such as walking or bicycling. What they do… Trail Projects– Working with communities across the country to provide assistance in advocating for trails. Trail-Building Services – Working to create strong […]
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Q Is For ~ Quest4Change.org


http://www.quest4change.org/ https://www.facebook.com/questoverseas https://twitter.com/Quest4Change Registered charity in England and Wales The mission of quest4change.org is to help people in South America and Africa living in poor communities with basic health and educational needs. What they do… Africa Kenya Water Relief Program – Sand dams, which are concrete walls constructed in seasonal rivers, are built which can […]
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P Is For ~ PajamaProgram.org


https://www.facebook.com/PajamaProgram https://twitter.com/PajamaProgram https://instagram.com/pajama.program/ BBB Accredited The mission of pajamaprogram.org is to provide children nationwide who are living in group homes, shelters, and temporary housing, with pajamas and books. The Pajama Program offers to children… Literacy/Reading Programs Pre-K -Reading Round-Up – children are read to for a period of 45 minutes. snacks are then served followed […]
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O Is For ~ OperationBlessing.org


http://www.operationblessing.org/ https://www.facebook.com/operationblessing https://twitter.com/operationbless https://plus.google.com/110842766638826456360/posts https://www.flickr.com/photos/operationblessing https://www.youtube.com/user/operationblessing https://vimeo.com/opblessing Member of ECFA (Evangelical Council For Financial Accountability) The mission of operationblessing.org is to demonstrate God’s love by bringing relief to those who are suffering or in need, both in the U.S. and around the world. Operation Blessing makes a global impact in many ways… Safe Water Providing […]
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N Is For ~ NewbornsInNeed.org


http://newbornsinneed.org/ https://twitter.com/newbornsinneed https://www.facebook.com/newbornsinneednational The mission of newbornsinneed.org is to help with the essentials that disadvantaged newborns may need. Newborns In Need distributes to agencies and hospitals in the United States, items free of charge, to those newborn babies who are ill, premature, or from poverty-stricken homes. They also provide miscarriage wraps and full term burial […]
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M Is For ~ MercyShips.org


http://www.mercyships.org/ https://www.facebook.com/MercyShips https://twitter.com/MercyShips https://vimeo.com/mercyships https://www.linkedin.com/company/mercy-ships BBB Accredited The mission of mercyships.org is to save and improve the lives of those who are poor and lack medical attention. They are a floating hospital ship that sails to areas where medical attention and life threatening surgeries are needed, and offer this help free of charge. You can […]
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L Is For ~ LoveYourMelon.com


http://loveyourmelon.com/ https://www.facebook.com/LoveYourMelon https://twitter.com/LoveYourMelon https://instagram.com/LoveYourMelon The mission of LoveYourMelon.com is to end childhood cancer by raising money for research initiatives and for supporting these children and their families. Love Your Melon is a non-profit apparel company that donates a hat to every child who is battling cancer in the United States. This non-profit was started by […]
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K Is For ~ K9sForWarriors.org


http://www.k9sforwarriors.org/ https://www.facebook.com/K9sforWarriors https://www.youtube.com/user/K9sForWarriors https://instagram.com/k9sforwarriors/ BBB Accredited Assistance Dog International Accedited 2014 Top Rated Non Profit by Great Non Profits The mission of K9sForWarriors.org is to bring together service dogs with service members suffering from post-traumatic stress/traumatic brain injuries resulting post 9/11. About The Program K9s For Warriors is located in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. Service […]
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J Is For ~ JuniorBlind.org


http://www.juniorblind.org/ https://www.facebook.com/JuniorBlind https://twitter.com/juniorblindorg https://instagram.com/juniorblindorg BBB Accredited The mission of JuniorBlind.org is to help the blind or visually impaired by offering no cost programs so that independence can be achieved. Serving California. Southern California Programs Children’s Services Offers in-home services to infants which are designed to help with increasing visual functioning, sensory awareness, and much more. […]
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