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10 Ways to Make A Difference This Summer

Summer is right around the corner! Woo-hoo! That means backyard Bbq’s, roasting marshmallows by the fire and long days at the beach.  WAIT, which also means MORE TIME to make a difference, your schedule is not as crazy, you’re stuck in a class room all day, now you have more seconds, more minutes, more hours […]


The Importance of a Smile

It was a cool Friday night, one of our RTD team members Holland was out to dinner and not having the best day, that’s when she saw *Bob’s sign. She smiled and said “Hey! It worked!” You see, here was *Bob, homeless, cold, and hungry with three signs attached to his […]

Put GIVING back in Thanksgiving

“Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. And because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

How to put the GIVING back in Thanksgiving this holiday season with Real Time Difference:
Thanksgiving isn’t all […]

Being a Humanitarian

“Each of us has responsibility for all humankind. It is time for us to think of other people as true brothers and sisters and to be concerned with their welfare, while lessening their suffering.”

What is a Humanitarian? By definition, a humanitarian is an adjective and also a noun, meaning “having concern for helping to improve […]

Ending Homelessness

 “Poverty is not an accident. Like slavery and apartheid it is man-made and can be removed by the actions of human beings” – Nelson Mandela


Homelessness. It’s a harsh subject to discuss. But it must be discussed.

How would you describe homelessness? HUD describes it as “An individual who lacks a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence. […]

Inspiring Others

“To be a champ, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will” – Sugar Ray Robinson


We all know people who are inspiring, but just how does one inspire others?

First things first, you must be inspired yourself – Look for people, ideas, environments and wisdom that you find encouraging, inspiring and motivating.
Give encouragement and […]

50 Kind Things To Do

“There is nothing more beautiful than someone who goes out of their way to make life beautiful for others” – Mandy Hale

Keep kindness alive. Below you’ll find 50 random acts of kindness. Don’t have any extra money to spend? That’s okay, the ones with the *stars* next to them are totally and completely free, so […]

The Difference a Volunteer Can Make

“It’s not about how much we give, but how much love we put into giving” – Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa has said many brilliant things in her time that still stand true today, one of our favorites here at RTD is this quote here, “Spread love everywhere you go, let no one ever come to you […]

Giving Back

“Blessed are those who give without remembering and receive without forgetting.”


As individuals and as a community we should be practicing active kindness, and not just on social media. Giving back and being kind feels GOOD! It costs $0.00 to be a decent and kind human being, so what are we waiting for!? Let’s do it.

Research has […]