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Houston

How You Can Help the Victims of Hurricane Harvey

By | Aug 29, 2017 at 2:55 pm

Blankets, shoes, underwear, pet food, diapers, socks, water…the basics are needed for the human and pet victims of Hurricane Harvey. This Category 4 hurricane that landed on Friday night continues to dump rain and gain strength to hit more of the coastal states. This…

Startups & Apps

DC

New App WeCanResist.It Turns Trump Tweets Into Donations

By | May 24, 2017 at 10:30 am

It has been an interesting year in the political world, and no social media platform has seen more of a direct impact than Twitter. Sure, President Obama made great strides in using the platform, but President Trump uses it as his almost daily outlet…

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Startups & Apps

DonorSee Let’s You Donate Directly to Specific Needs

By | Feb 21, 2017 at 5:50 pm

Gret Glyer, founder and CEO of DonorSee, wants you to stop giving to Big Aid. No, it’s not because he has something against charitable gifts. Glyer wants you to stop giving to charity because he’s discovered a better way to give. “Big Aid organizations are…

FinTech

NYC

Fintech Startup Bstow Is Powering Millennial Giving

By | Nov 14, 2016 at 12:50 pm

Millennials are now the largest generation in the US labor force, numbering more than 75 million. Understanding why they donate their time and money to a particular is vital to the social sector. The financial industry has leveraged the concept of digital spare change to tap…

Business

San Diego

Mogl Will Match Donations for the Entire Month of December

By | Dec 6, 2014 at 10:00 am

This week the San Diego based Mogl, a restaurant rewards program, launched their Mogl Fundraisers platform in conjunction with Giving Tuesday. Mogl pledged that they will match the amount of all funds donated via the platform throughout the month of December. Conceptually, Mogl Fundraisers…

Social Good

San Diego

Charitable Agents Helps Regular People Make Huge Donations

By | Aug 8, 2014 at 10:48 am

Most Americans’ biggest purchase is their home. Imagine the positive impact of applying a percentage of your largest purchase to your favorite charity. That’s what the company Charitable Agents helps homebuyers do. Brothers David and Avi Tal were fascinated by this idea, and decided…

Mobile

Asheville

Donate Money, Get Free Beer at DoNation’s Events

By | Mar 18, 2014 at 12:00 pm

If you want people to show up to an event, give out free beer. That’s probably psychology rule #1 of hosting events, and DoNation knows that. So the tech-savvy nonprofit set up events called “Do With Your Brew,” where local breweries give out free…

Social Good

Boise

Social Good Network Helps Nonprofits Get More Donations

By | Apr 18, 2013 at 11:00 am

According to the Social Good Network, about 47 percent of people who go to donate to a nonprofit end up giving up. That’s a lot of lost money that the Boise startup wants to put in the hands of worthy causes. Social Good Network’s offerings…

Android

Apps for Action Donates $0.25 for Each Free App You Download

By | May 14, 2012 at 11:00 am

Each time you download a free app, 25 cents is donated to your favorite charity. A lot of startups try to do social good, but few are as simple as Apps for Action, an Android app that recommends apps to you. CEO and cofounder…

Social Good

Chicago

Donate Items to Charity with Zealous Good

By | Apr 17, 2012 at 9:18 am

Though good-intentioned, our acts of charity are sometimes inefficient – we give our local homeless shelter some clothes, for example, when they’re desperately in need of those forgotten wooden chairs in our basement. Setting out to slash those inefficiencies is Zealous Good, a Chicago…

Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg, Steve Case And Others Pledge To Give Away Billions

By | Dec 9, 2010 at 2:49 am

I wanna be a billionaire so fricking bad Buy all of the things I never had Uh, I wanna be on the cover of Forbes magazine Smiling next to Oprah and the Queen With song lyrics like those (above) in Billionaire by Travie McCoy,…

Startups & Apps

Philadelphia

Transparent Online Fundraising with GiveLoop

By | Aug 10, 2010 at 9:45 am

In a world where Bill Gates and Warren Buffet can convince over forty billionaires to give away over half of their fortunes, we have reason to believe that a culture of giving is on the rise. And to support that, we’ve seen the proliferation…