Stacy Basko

Stacy Basko is a freelance writer, recipe developer and cooking teacher with many past lives. She's raising her kids in New Jersey, just close enough to New York City.
Want to Volunteer in Your Community? 5 Tips for Finding the Right Opportunity
Last year, 62.6 million people volunteered — and I’m one of them. Since I started volunteering in college, I’ve donated hundreds of hours to at least 10 different organizations. I choose to give my time because I find it deeply rewarding. It feels good to put energy into a cause that gives back to your community. It also requires a lot of commitment. If you are ready to take the plunge, a little research and a bit of soul searching will go a long way.
Nov 9, 2016
10 Easy Ways to Be a Giving Person Every Day
If you love the idea of giving back to your community, but can’t spare a lot of time or money, that doesn’t mean you can’t give. Start small and see what happens. A few clicks or a couple of minutes a day can make a difference. It sounds cheesy, but kindness really is contagious and tiny gestures add up. Here are 10 quick and easy ways to make your world a better place. We all have routines that connect us with the same people every day.
Oct 17, 2016