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Lawrence helps NBC launch Giving Tuesday

Lawrence helps NBC launch Giving Tuesday

11/30/15 10:52PM

On Monday night, Lawrence helped launch NBC’s Giving Tuesday, an initiative to give back during the holiday season. Hear Lawrence explain why he’s giving back through the K.I.N.D. Fund. watch

Volunteers distribute donated food into Thanksgiving meal boxes on Nov. 23, 2015 in New York City. The free meals were organized by the state government through a food drive and given to those in need for Thanksgiving. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty)

#GivingTuesday: Why giving is an expression of faith

11/30/15 12:36PM

As we approach the holiday season, the excitement builds - this holiday and time of year give us time off from school and vacations from work. Time to gather with those we love, to watch a parade or a football game, and to share festive meals.  These are occasions to express gratitude to God and people we cherish -- and to reflect, as families... read more

TOMS Shoes: Why giving can be good business

TOMS Shoes: Why giving can be good business

12/01/15 06:02PM

NBC’s Olivia Sterns catches up with TOMS Shoes founder Blake Mycoskie to talk about how a socially-conscious business model can be successful and attractive to investors. The conversation was at Summit at Sea, part of an incubator series for tech and innovation. watch

#GivingTuesday is a day to give

#GivingTuesday is a day to give

12/01/15 03:53PM

Big Brothers & Big Sisters' Roberto and Mike Partnow share what makes their mentoring program such a success for kids around the country facing adversity. watch

How #GivingTuesday inspires philanthropy

How #GivingTuesday inspires philanthropy

12/01/15 01:51PM

The "Giving Tuesday" movement, an online campaign dedicated to encouraging people to volunteer and make donations to charities, is catching on. Asha Curran, Director of the 92nd Street Y Center for Innovation and Social Impact, joins to discuss. watch

Martha’s Table making DC healthier

Martha’s Table making DC healthier

12/01/15 12:52PM

In Washington, DC, Martha’s Table has been giving back for 35 years building healthier and stronger communities by providing one million meals to those in need and nutrition education to DC kids. President and CEO of Martha’s Table, Patty Stonesifer, joins NBC’s Andrea Mitchell in honor of Giving Tuesday. watch

LeAnn Rimes gives back during the holidays

LeAnn Rimes partners with veterans group for ‘Giving Tuesday’

12/01/15 11:52AM

In the spirit of ‘Giving Tuesday,’ a social media campaign urging people to donate their money or time to charities, LeAnn Rimes is partnering with non-profit group Disabled American Veterans. In an effort to give back this holiday season, Rimes pays tribute to veterans in a remake of the song “Celebrate Me Home,” which is featured on her new... watch

Forever Family’s focus on kids in foster care

Forever Family’s focus on kids in foster care

12/01/15 10:50AM

MSNBC’s Jose Diaz-Balart sits down with Gia Tutalo-Mote, the founder of Forever Family, in honor of 'Giving Tuesday.' Forever Family is a program that uses media to raise awareness of the 500,000 American children waiting in foster care. watch

Volunteers help bag to-go meals at Cathedral Kitchen on Aug. 21, 2013 in Camden, N.J. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty)

#GivingTuesday campaign to sweep social media

12/01/15 09:54AM

#GivingTuesday campaign to sweep social mediaMore than 30,000 organizations worldwide will take to social media on December 1 to partake in #GivingTuesday’s 24-hour campaign to ignite the spirit of giving across the globe.Drawing on the power of social media and community collaboration to spread its message of generosity worldwide, ... read more

Miami Dolphins raise money for cancer

Miami Dolphins raise money for cancer research

12/01/15 09:45AM

In honor of 'Giving Tuesday,' MSNBC's Jose Diaz-Balart features a charity led by the Miami Dolphin’s football team. The Dolphin’s Cancer Challenge (DCC) raises money for research at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami. The CEO of DCC, Michael Mandich, explains what the challenge is and how much... watch

Rob Thomas on music and inspiration

Rob Thomas on music and inspiration

08/25/15 11:52AM

Multi-platinum selling artist, Rob Thomas joins Tamron Hall on NewsNation to discuss his new album, ‘The Great Unknown’ and his foundation ‘Sidewalk angels,’ which he started with his wife to focus on animal rescue, childhood health and the fight against homelessness. watch

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