Shop! Who knew shopping could help the world? By shopping through UniversalGiving’s unique link on AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate between 4.5% and 8% of your purchase to UniversalGiving! AmazonSmile offers the same Amazon products at the same low prices, no added … Continue reading The Top 6 Ways to Support UniversalGiving
By Beth Kanter I am in Cambodia as part of Tech2Empower, an initiative of Wake. I traveled with a team of Advisers to conduct an interactive “Tech2Empower” workshop for leaders of anti-trafficking and women’s rights NGOs. Advisers contribute their skills and expertise … Continue reading Why I Love @Canva for Nonprofits and Why You Should Too
Embrace, one of UniversalGiving’s most recent partners, was founded as a Stanford Class project. This innovative nonprofit is working to solve the difficult issue of premature deaths throughout the developing world. Their website claims that “the most dangerous day of … Continue reading NGO Spotlight: Embrace
By Aidan Donahue I often feel helpless watching the news. Images of injustice continually appear on my screen, gripping me with a sense that something needs to change. I see growing income inequality, videos of police officers using excessive force, … Continue reading Facilitating Social Change
By Trevor Sipos With the current public health emergency of the Zika virus and the still recent epidemic of Ebola, more needs to be done to counter the threat of emerging infectious diseases. In fact, we are seeing more infectious diseases appear than … Continue reading The Zika Virus
By Ted Yavuzkurt I’ve often wondered how I could “do something” to “give back.” For me, this used to conjure up visions of working for a non-profit, joining the Peace Corps or taking a teaching gig in the inner city. … Continue reading A Different Way to Give
By Bronte Kass This week, replace your search engine with Ecosia! Ecosia, founded in 2009, is a company that plants trees with its ad revenue; you search the web, and the ads generate income for tree planting projects in Burkina Faso, … Continue reading Ecosia – Plant Trees with Every Search!