Check out these links for useful resources, tools and tips for making a difference in the world through everyday acts that are good for you too.
- America Walks
Resources, links and other information to promote walking.
- Get Moving Calculator
Easy-to-use calculator to estimate the amount of calories you burn from physical activity.
- MapMyWalk App
Mobile app for tracking your workout details.
Google mapping tool to track the distance of your walking routes.
- 30×30 Nature Challenge
David Suzuki Foundation’s challenge to spend 30 minutes a day in nature for 30 days.
- Discover the Forest
Resources and tools to discover nearby forests or parks in the U.S.
Online community to share experiences and discover new things to do outdoors.
- Nature Find
Web app to help locate parks, trails and other nature sites in the U.S.
- Benefits of Optimism
The benefits of nurturing a more positive outlook.
- Positive News
Inspirational news and positive developments from across the world, reported by the world’s first positive newspaper.
- Positively Positive
Uplifting blog posts, videos and quotations to help brighten your day.
Tools to measure your positive and negative emotions, as well as your overall positivity ratio.
- Charity Navigator
Ratings of over 7,000 of America’s charities based on their financial health, accountability and transparency.
- Money Sense Magazine’s Charity 100
Ratings of Canada’s biggest 100 charities based on their efficiency, transparency and other factors.
- Volunteer Canada
Information on volunteering, and links to volunteer opportunities in Canada.
Easy-to-use tool to find volunteer opportunities in the U.S.
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