Freely in Hope: Empowering Survivors of Sexual Violence

Freely in Hope: Empowering Survivors of Sexual Violence

Freely in Hope is a nonprofit organization that assists survivors of sexual assault in Kenya and Zambia by way of education and opportunities in leadership development and restorative storytelling. Nearly one in three Kenyan girls experience sexual violence before the age of 18. Freely in Hope bravely works through the complex and destructive issues facing women in these countries and beyond, such as: human trafficking, rape, female genital mutilation, and child marriage.

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Marine Conservation Institute: Nonprofit Spotlight

Marine Conservation Institute: Nonprofit Spotlight

Marine Conservation Institute wants to make everyone aware that, in spite of increasing numbers of MPA announcements, only about 3% of the world’s oceans are protected today. Read about their overall mission is to protect the ocean and find out how you can help.

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Giving Assistant is a Certified B Corporation

Giving Assistant is a Certified B Corporation

The ultimate mission for Giving Assistant has always been to do good, give back, and be better. Not just for the sake of looking good... ...but to genuinely make a positive impact in the world. Yet, writing an earnest mission and slapping it on our website wasn't...

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The Yellow Feather Fund: Nonprofit Spotlight

The Yellow Feather Fund: Nonprofit Spotlight

Everyone knows that Big Bird and his pals on Sesame Street have been helping kids learn their ABCs and 123s for decades, but did you know they are also helping children here and around the world with even tougher challenges? Through the Yellow Feather Fund, Sesame...

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How to Donate to Charity with Giving Assistant

How to Donate to Charity with Giving Assistant

It’s no secret that it takes a lot of time to secure donations, especially recurring donations. During my 7 years of working in marketing for nonprofits, I learned first hand how much strain fundraising can cause. Your whole day is spent pursuing funds from donors and...

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Tostan: Nonprofit Spotlight

Tostan: Nonprofit Spotlight

In December of 2016, something incredible happened in West Africa—something Tostan founder, Molly Melching could have only dreamed about. When Melching arrived in Senegal over 40 years ago as a young exchange student from Danville, Illinois, she witnessed an...

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Pencils of Promise: Nonprofit Spotlight

Pencils of Promise: Nonprofit Spotlight

You'll never look at a #2 pencil the same way again… When a small boy's answer to "What do you want most in the world?" was a mere pencil, the future founder of Pencils of Promise (PoP) was utterly touched. For Pencils of Promise, something as simple as a yellow #2...

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Camp Kesem: Nonprofit Spotlight

Camp Kesem: Nonprofit Spotlight

There are over 5 million children in our country who have been touched by a parent’s cancer. Kesem is the largest national nonprofit providing support to this population. Through its flagship program, Camp Kesem, thousands of these children experience fun, supportive,...

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Giving Week: Your New Favorite Time to Shop and Save

Giving Week: Your New Favorite Time to Shop and Save

The most wonderful time of the year is here! But let’s face it, the holidays aren’t all cookies and snow angels; they can be stressful, to say the least: Chaotic Black Friday salesSneaky Cyber Monday shopping at the officeNot to mention the overwhelming dread when...

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Team Rubicon Global: Nonprofit Spotlight

Team Rubicon Global: Nonprofit Spotlight

It’s early October 2016... Haiti had just been devastated by Hurricane Matthew. Over the next several days, the death toll increased to 900. By the end of the month, over 1.2 million Haitians will be in desperate need of food assistance. Less than 24 hours after the...

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Zidisha: Nonprofit Spotlight

Zidisha: Nonprofit Spotlight

“We had been trying so hard to raise donations from individuals and foundations. It was surprising how easy, and how big of an impact Giving Assistant has had on us.”-Julia Kurnia, Founder, Zidisha Giving Assistant members are changing lives—even as far away as...

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National Low Income Housing Coalition: Nonprofit Spotlight

National Low Income Housing Coalition: Nonprofit Spotlight

About NLIHC There are a few things in life that everyone should have access to. One of those things, of course, is having a roof over your head. Unfortunately, not everyone in the United States has access to affordable homes. And this is exactly what the National Low...

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