Today October 15, 2008 is Blog Action Day 2008

Today thousands of bloggers will unite to discuss a single issue – poverty.

I would like to point out one particularly event

Blog Talk Radio – Talkathon For Poverty Relief

BlogTalkRadio Heeds the Call for Poverty Relief with Blog Action Day Talkathon – Airing from 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. EDT, the program will be anchored live from Denver, Colorado, by BlogActionDay.org’s Easton Ellsworth, with BlogTalkRadio hosts – including Tom D’Antoni of D’Antoni and Levine, Reuben Torres of Let’s Get Real, Charles Mattocks of The Poor Chef, Barbara Howard of The Recipe Box, Dawn Olsen of Glosslip Radio, Eric Olsen of BTR Today, Gregory Turner and Brian Henderson of ASE Motivation and Dr. Mo of The Danger Zone Show – sharing co-hosting duties from throughout the U.S.

Leading bloggers around the world are scheduled to appear as guests, along with notables from the political, entertainment and literary arenas. Some 10,900 websites have already signed on to participate in this year’s Blog Action Day by blogging about poverty and aiding poverty-relief efforts. Among the blogs currently involved are TechCrunch, ReadWriteWeb, LifeHacker, Mashable and ProBlogger. The organizers estimate that some 11.7 million people worldwide will read about the event on October 15.

Check out the Talkathon here: www.blogtalkradio.com/BlogActionDay

Participate if you can

BlogActionDay.org – register your own blog and spread the word

Donate to the Global Fund

Donate at Change-org

Watch The Video

Blog Action Day 2008 Poverty from Blog Action Day on Vimeo.

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