Stories tagged: "make a difference"


This Wisconsin Woman Started Making & Hiding Little Hearts for Mental Health Awareness. Her Movement is Now Huge.

Last year, we introduced you to Kathleen Jensen, an Onalaska woman who launched The Little Heart Project, a mental health movement. Her project isn’t so “little” anymore!

The Power of an Hour: 6 Places to Spend 60 Minutes on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day

"It's difficult for one person to make a difference in the world, but to one person, you can make a world of difference." Here are six places one hour really leaves an impact.

The Best and Worst Places to Live in the Midwest, Ranked by Climate Change Risk

While no county is immune to the impacts of climate change, some are certainly more "climate-safe" than others. And in the Midwest, a region well-versed in weather extremes, Wisconsin is a notable bright spot.

Presents with Purpose: Your Guide to Wisconsin-Made Gifts That Give Back

The average American spends $650 on holiday gifts each year. Here are some you can feel good about giving.

$50 in Just One Hour! The Salvation Army Needs Your Help Ringing Bells, Raising Money This Holiday Season

It's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas outside grocery stores across Wisconsin! Find out how much money you can raise in just ONE hour of bell-ringing.

Giving Tuesday Turns 10: Find a Place to Donate Your Time, Money Near You

Giving Tuesday started as a simple idea: after Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday– why not create a day that encourages people to share their gifts rather than buy more? Find a place to give back near you!

Stevens Point Students Create Community Closet for Peers Who Can’t Afford Fancy Formal Wear

School dances create some of the happiest memories for high school students, and a group at Stevens Point High School is making them even more memorable for all of their classmates.