Monthly Archives: February 2011


The Memory Project Provides Portraits for Orphans Around the World

Think Help-Portrait, but with painted portraits instead of digital ones. We loved hearing about what the folks at The Memory Project are doing for kids around the world and wanted to share it with you.

By | February 22nd, 2011|Inspiration|1 Comment

Andy Davis Raises Money for Album + Homeless Meals

Nashville singer/songwriter Andy Davis (@AndyDavis) is no stranger to the Help-Portrait community.  Davis was one of the songwriters that penned the song inspired by H-P titled “I See You” (get the free download from Noisetrade if you haven’t!). When we saw that Davis is raising support for his next album, we wanted to share this [...]

By | February 17th, 2011|Inspiration|3 Comments

Generosity Day Reboots a Traditional Valentine’s

Like Help-Portrait, many ideas start simply, then strike a chord with audiences online and spread quickly. So it was with yesterday's Generosity Day. On Friday, Sasha Dichter (@sashadichter), who is the Director of Business Development at Acumen Fund, a global non-profit venture fund that invests in enterprises that fight poverty in the developing world, posted [...]

By | February 15th, 2011|Inspiration|1 Comment

Flower Group Brings Fresh Bouquets to Communities in Need

We saw this post about giving back with flowers today on Design*Sponge and just had to share it with the Help-Portrait Community. We love it when we see others bringing beauty to the community in creative ways. With a similar approach as H-P, Jaime at The Monkey Flower Group in Napa, Calif., launched a fantastic [...]

By | February 8th, 2011|Inspiration|1 Comment

Sasha Leahovcenco Takes Help-Portrait to the Ends of the Earth

Sasha Leahovcenco traveled to Chukotka, Russia, for a unique opportunity to share the gift of photography with people who live at the literal ends of the earth.

By | February 1st, 2011|Inspiration|10 Comments