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Fortune-Teller Philanthropists Fortune-Teller Philanthropists

We may not know where you will be in 10 years, or when you will get married, or get that promotion, but POINT can see the future about one thing: charity.

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Work For That Water! Work For That Water!

As soon as we said "GO!" it's what we heard from cheering parents on the sidelines: "Work for that water!". It was an excited, informed exclamation that we kept hearing alongside "Use those muscles, baby!", "Way to go!" and "You did great!". 

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What in the World is Going on With Women? What in the World is Going on With Women?

Women have been all over the news lately, from Hillary's campaign, to Bruce/Caitlyn Jenner's gender reassignment, to Duchess Kate and her adorable new Princess Charlotte.

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You’ve Never Had a #thirstythursday Like This You’ve Never Had a #thirstythursday Like This

Forget red Solo cups. Actually, forget cups all together, let alone clean, disposable ones. I’m assuming you’ve heard something about this before - that much of the world is suffering a daily, lethal water crisis - but has it been presented to...

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Video: POINT CEO Stumps the Public Video: POINT CEO Stumps the Public

Today we’re throwing it back to the day that our very own CEO, Madison Mikhail, wandered the streets of downtown Columbus to ask a very important question of those who were passing by.

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Why Is Everyone Wearing Purple? Why Is Everyone Wearing Purple?

Bradley Cooper, Jimmy Fallon and Jennifer Garner have done it. Justin Bieber, Seth Rogan and Zooey Deschanel have participated as well, not to mention probably some of your neighbors, relatives or friends. Soon, you might be seeing more of your...

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What Makes a Charity “Reliable”? What Makes a Charity “Reliable”?

"Scientifically proven!". "Guaranteed 20 pounds down in 30 days!". "Most reliable____!". "Best quality!". "Unmatched performance!". We're bombarded every day with claims of being the best. How do we know if we're being told the truth? 

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Mondays at POINT Mondays at POINT

Happy June! We're as excited for summer as you should be for all that's happening at POINT. You're here for updates and we've got 'em: from a t-shirt you've gotta have, huge development news, to a calendar worth sharing, make the best of your...

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Random Acts of Kindness That’ll Leave You Inspired Random Acts of Kindness That’ll Leave You Inspired

A random act a day keeps the blues away, at least in our opinion. As spring rolls into summer in the coming weeks, it’s important to know some of the little ways to make a big difference in someone’s day or even their life.

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The 10 Dollar Question The 10 Dollar Question

It’s no secret that $10 has very different purchasing power depending on where in the world you are holding that bill (FYI: the official nerd-term for that is "Purchasing Power Parity").

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When Spending and Compassion Collide When Spending and Compassion Collide

Okay, I'll admit it, I love shopping. Finding that perfect top that makes you feel like a 10, or buying a pair of sunglasses that make you feel cool and mysterious...

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Can empathy be empty? Can empathy be empty?

In a time when everything that we eat, wear, do, and think is immediately and publicly documented, how people chose to engage with charities and causes has sometimes become subject to criticism.

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