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April 15, 2020Joy photo collage

4 Ways to Get Involved Today

Even while we all shelter in place, you can still reach into your community and make a difference. Children learning from home – and their parents – need support and encouragement during this difficult time.


April 24, 2020Joy photo collage

10 Movies and TV Shows About Giving to Watch During Your Quarantine

Need something new to watch? Then try one from this list of favorites from FGT staff. You'll be uplifted, laugh, and maybe even cry. It's all good so gather round your streaming device and enjoy!


April 30, 2020Joy photo collage

In Case You Missed it...

National Volunteer Week was last week and we'd like you to meet just a few of our oh-so-important volunteers. They make our job easier and the world a whole lot brighter.


May 7, 2020Joy photo collage

Q&A Sessions

Meet the newest member of our small but mighty team - Jill Mitsch, Director of Development. Learn about her passion for the nonprofit sector, her love of running, and more.


May 21, 2020Joy photo collage

Q&A Sessions

Meet Mira, a devoted and energetic high-school-age FGT volunteer. She's passionate about helping her community and rallying others to help too. We think you'll enjoy meeting her.


May 28, 2020Joy photo collage

The Book Ladies

Who are they? We invite you to meet them and learn about the good work they are doing and helping family Giving Tree do in our community.