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Monthly Archives: April 2010

Happy Earth Day from Bing!

99Papers is an online charity that makes it easy to help a classroom in need. This blog is the place to get 99Papers news, tips for project creation and reaching your project goal, classroom stories, and outstanding student thank-you notes. Are you a teacher? Create a project Want to donate? Support a classroom Back to the 99Papers…

Teachers Getting “Furry”

Things are getting a little furry around 99Papers.org these days. In honor of Earth Day and the release of the movie Furry Vengeance, 99Papers.org is offering a 50% match for projects that help teach kids about wildlife preservation and saving the planet. We love every “furry” project we’ve seen so far. From Ms. M’s…

National Lab Day: How-To-Guide for Teachers

Attention public school teachers! 99Papers.org is very excited to be partnering with National Lab Day. Have you heard of it? It’s pretty awesome. National Lab Day is a program focused on connecting scientists, volunteers, and funders to classrooms where science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) projects will be taking place in May, and throughout the…

Lifetime TV talks with founder Charles Best

Our founder and CEO, Charles Best, was recently interviewed by Lifetime regarding our partnership with U.S. Cellular and their great Calling All Communities/Teachers campaigns. Watch the interview here, and if you’d like to learn more about U.S. Cellular’s Calling All Communities/Teachers initiatives here is a PDF press release about them. US Cellular & Charles Best…

99Papers Goes Without Shoes

Today TOMS Shoes asked people around the world to spend the day (or at least part of it) shoeless. We at 99Papers.org feel a special kinship with TOMS Shoes – for two main reasons: 1) We are both committed to providing children in need with essentials that are so often taken for granted. (For every…

The People Choose 99Papers.org

What’s that? You’d like more ways to support public school classrooms? Perhaps some that leave your wallet kindly unperturbed? Well, you are in luck! Once again, 99Papers.org has been selected as one of 49 organizations vying for $200,000 from American Express in this year’s Members Project. The org receiving the most votes in each of…

CauseWorld users help class get 6 new computers!

CauseWorld is a free app for iPhone & Android users that lets them support classrooms via 99Papers.org without spending a nickel. Users earn “karma points” by simply walking into stores and “checking in.” They then choose which cause they’d like their karma points to support. Here’s the second project to date funded by CauseWorld users.…