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2013-01-18 23:03:27

LAWgical, the company behind various legal support brands, was able to join with 38 other companies to raise over 3,000 items to various charities across the country. Denver, CO (PRWEB) January 18, 2013 Over the holiday season and into the new year, LAWgical, the company behind various legal support brands including ServeNow.com, PInow.com, and AboutBail.com, conducted a virtual canned food drive with other members of the legal community. Members of the legal community joined the LAWgical...

2013-01-02 05:02:55

Today is the last day to make donations to charities and churches that qualify for a deduction on 2012 tax returns. The Watson CPA Group outlines which donations qualify and the recordkeeping rules for charitable contributions. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) December 31, 2012 Charitable contributions must be made to qualified charities and taxpayers must maintain proof in most cases. Typically any organization that has received a tax exempt status is a qualified charity, yet churches and...

2012-12-12 05:20:02

The nonprofit social network doing social good offers ways for you to create meaningful traditions and fill loved ones stockings with gifts that give back. Eagan, Minn. (PRWEB) December 11, 2012 Many businesses and corporations rely on holiday shopping to boost revenue with consumer-driven holidays like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but the holidays also are a time to reflect on the year and give back to the community. This December, CaringBridge, the nonprofit providing patient websites,...

2012-12-06 05:02:53

Pay It Forward (PIF), a philanthropic apparel firm uses Facebook to donate socially responsible t-shirts to children in need Maumee, OH (PRWEB) December 05, 2012 Online apparel firm Pay It Forward recently started a campaign that turns new Facebook “likes” into t-shirts for children around the world. PIF has committed to donating one new t-shirt for every new Facebook fan that they receive and will continue to offer the promotion until they reach their goal of 200 shirts...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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