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Monthly Archives: February 2009

Earn money for classrooms at SocialVibe

You can help teachers get resources for their classrooms using your facebook and myspace pages with SocialVibe. SocialVibe allows you to get sponsored by your favorite brands on your social profiles while earning points for the charity of your choice. 99Papers.org has over 8,600 supporters making a huge difference on SocialVibe right now. Last quarter,…

$4 Million in Gates Foundation Funding for High-Need and/or Rural High School Teachers

Thanks to a $4 million dollar grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, 99Papers.org offers high-school teachers at high-need (40% or more students eligible for free/reduced lunch) or rural schools half-funding for all projects to prepare their students for college and/or college level work! What’s Available and Who Qualifies Gates Foundation has given us…

Thanking dressmakers with the gift of education!

Hitched, a savvy bridal couture and creative planning salon in Washington DC, did something different for the holidays: they thanked their dressmakers by giving them 99Papers.org GivingCards. Their dressmakers redeemed the GivingCards in style, by helping to fund projects like Fashion Forward, a request for electronic sewing machines for a high poverty classroom in…

Maxine Clark Celebrates 60 in Style!

How did you celebrate your last birthday? Maxine Clark, Founder and CEO of Build-A-Bear Workshop is celebrating her 60th birthday this March by making a difference in the lives of students. In lieu of gifts from her friends and colleagues, Maxine is raising $60,000 for her 60th birthday to help public school students in Greater…