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How You Can Help on Giving Tuesday

This year more than ever it feels absolutely imperative to give back to others. The pandemic is just one of the many things that has wreaked havoc on people‚Äôs lives in 2020, and there are a lot of communities in need of help. Not that you need a special day to give back, but Giving Tuesday is a really beautiful reminder to lend a hand if you can. And if you need support, there are a lot of great resources to get what you may need. Every year around this time I feel the pull to help others in my community. I have faced hunger and homelessness as a child, my family had been a sponsored family in the community a couple of times around Thanksgiving and Christmas and I want to pay it forward. Here are a few causes that could really use some support this year, and I hope you can pitch in, too: Friends of Pine Ridge Reservation has a list of current drives including 2020 Christmas gifts for Lakota elders and …