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Why Tuesday Is the Best Day Ever
SixDegrees.org has teamed up with the Case Foundation, the Network for Good and CrowdRise to celebrate #GivingTuesday with a call to kick off the holiday season by fundraising for your favorite charity. You'll help that nonprofit qualify to win matching funds and other prizes. View and Share
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#GivingTuesday: Five Takeaways From One Great Experiment in Philanthropy
When you hear the phrase “holiday season,” is giving back the first thing that comes to mind? If not, you’d be forgiven. After all, food comas, mob-like shopping scenes and horror stories about airport delays have long overshadowed the giving spirit of the holidays. This didn’t sit well with Henry Timms, who as interim executive … View More
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PayPal Talks About the Future of Online Giving
Today on CauseTalk Radio, Megan and Joe talk to Clam Lorenz, Director of Nonprofit Engagement at PayPal. Clam explains the important role PayPal plays in processing billions of dollars of donations every year, and how it's always expanding the ways it can work with nonprofits. Clam also talks about the exponential growth of online donations and how PayPal is leading the way in mobile giving. We also discuss the challenges nonprofits have in adopting a mobile-first strategy. Finally, Clam, Megan and Joe discuss giving trends for 2014. Tune in now! Don’t Miss an Episode! Subscribe to Cause Talk Radio in iTunes! View More
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2013: The Year of the Digital Donation
Today, we’re proud to report that total charitable giving through PayPal in the month of December 2013 reached $142.7 million dollars, a 36% increase from the month of December 2012! View More
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BJ’s Wholesale Club, Inc. Partners with Feeding America for #GivingTuesday
Giving back to the community is a value that we take seriously at BJ’s Wholesale Club. Since the opening of our first Club in 1984, we have had great pride in being a partner to thousands of organizations in the communities surrounding our Clubs. We focus on areas where we can make a difference and take pride in our work to serve children and families in need in the areas where our Clubs operate. View More
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#GivingTuesday Winter Weatherization Project in Detroit's North End Neighborhood
  Young Detroit Builders worked in partnership with CLEARCorps/Detroit and Bank of America to weatherize 20 homes in Detroit’s North End Neighborhood on December 3rd. In celebration of #GivingTuesday, volunteers from Young Detroit Builders (YDB), CLEARCorps/Detroit, Bank of America, the Michigan Urban Farming Initiative (MUFI), Green Works, Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice (DWEJ) and students from Oakland Community College united to help low-income families increase their home’s energy efficiency and reduce energy costs during the winter months. Volunteers installed window kits, door sweeps and pipe wrap to homes on Atkinson and Edison. View More
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Western Michigan Gives Back
Western Michigan University has raised $43,085.49 and over 850 donations in support for #Broncos4Broncos on #GivingTuesday. We had a 20% participation from WMU students alone, and we couldn't be more thrilled. They were generous to give donations at are community kickoff tent, or simply by going online to MyWMU.com/GivingTuesday to help scholarships at WMU. With more great news we have received over four thousand dollars from our own Faculty and Staff. And we can't forget to give a big thanks to our President, John M. Dunn, who increased our amounts by $7,309! Thank You to everyone that showed their support for #Broncos4Broncos & #GivingTuesday. We couldn't have don it with out you all! View More
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