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This Saturday, October 27th is Make a Difference Day, yes, THIS saturday. I know the list of activities you probably have is a long one between fall sports, birthday parties, Halloween activities and the list goes on.  However, heavy your load may seem, chances are someone else’s load is heavier.

What exactly is Make a Difference Day? Well, it’s actually the largest national day of helping others in our country.

The day started 21 years ago by USA WEEKEND Magazine and its 800 carrier newspapers. Make A Difference Day has become an annual event and takes place on the 4th Saturday in October each year.

Take a look at their web-site to share what you are doing or to get inspired by other great ideas. Oh, did I mention that you can win $10,000 for your charity? So, whatever you decide, I know you will lighten the load for someone. What way are you going to Make a Difference?

Charity Matters.

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