Good Citizens of November

November marks the fifth month where we have featured a “Good Citizen of the Week”. We chose them for their hard work and promises to make the world a better place. This month we showcased some amazing people who are on a great path to changing lives. We like to feature not only celebrities that use their large fan base for good but also every day people like you and I. So here they are! The Good Citizens of the Week from the month of November.












Who: Mariska Hargitay

Organization: Joyful Heart Foundation (

Quote: “Hope. Courage. Freedom. Fearlessness. All things are possible with an open heart—and a joyful heart.” -Mariska Hargitay

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Who: Sam Simon, co-creator of The Simpsons

Organization: PETA, Save the Children and more. More info

Quote: “Happiness in the absence of anything that we would consider satisfying.” -Sam Simon, co-creator of The Simpsons












Who: Liz Scott

Organization: Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (

Quote: “I love meeting the families who have fought childhood cancer; they inspire me to do more each day to help them.” -Liz Scott

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Who: Carolyn Hennesy

Organization: Elephant Nature Park (

Quote: “When you know you’ve made a difference – when you’ve paid it forward – the feeling is indescribable.” -Carolyn Hennesy

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