If we found a way to contribute to the society without leaving our home, we would do it in an instant. I know I would. The new Facebook Missing Children application is just one example of such an opportunity. Once downloaded, the application displays information of missing children on the user's homepage, capturing the attention of your friends to identify and hopefully help missing children reunite with their families.
The parents of four-year-old Madeleine McCann have expressed their support for the charity Missing Children initiative: "We would urge the millions of Facebook users around the world to keep looking and to do what they can to help bring these children home."
Social network sites
have the power to access millions
of internet users around the world, crossing countries, borders and cultures. Using
this medium to raise awareness, spread the word and hopefully even trace links
to thousands of missing youngsters out there, fills me with satisfaction. Imagine,
just by adding this application, you can help save lives, a donation truly