northwest charities http://www.kplu.org en Next year's resolution? Make a personal giving plan http://www.kplu.org/post/next-years-resolution-make-personal-giving-plan <p>As 2010 comes to an end, many people are looking at a pile of requests for year-end donations.&nbsp; We know it's wise to set a budget for personal giving to worthy causes – but how much is the right amount?&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 27 Dec 2010 08:04:38 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 434 at http://www.kplu.org Next year's resolution? Make a personal giving plan Gift cards on wish list for Adopt-a-Family programs http://www.kplu.org/post/gift-cards-wish-list-adopt-family-programs <p>With the holiday shopping season in full swing, local non-profits want to make sure needy families are on your list.&nbsp; Several charities are collecting toys and clothes for people who can’t afford presents, but a few Adopt-a-Family programs ask donors to give something more than stuff.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 13 Dec 2010 15:11:01 +0000 Charla Bear 340 at http://www.kplu.org Gift cards on wish list for Adopt-a-Family programs