As you probably know by now, the Standing Rock Sioux have been engaged in a protest against the construction of the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline, which will destroy sacred sites, and pose a huge ecological risk that extends to potentially poisoning their water supply. The original crowdfunding goal was modest: $5,000, enough to help a […]
Aprons for Gloves uses FundRazr’s sub-campaigns to easily track who’s raising money for the cause while making it as easy as possible for contenders to engage their audiences with Aprons for Gloves-branded content.
STORY AND PHOTOGRAPHY: Nicolle Hodges – I woke up from a dream, and in it I was drowning. When my eyes opened, I wasn’t drenched in sweat or gasping for air. I was simply lying on my back, looking up at the beige, cracked ceiling of my West End apartment. There was nothing special about […]
We love seeing technological innovators in action, and 2016 has really started with a bang. We love supporting the innovators and game changers of the world to make a difference in the way we live – whether it’s in road safety or healthy living. This month we’ve helped some very exciting technology get off the […]
Flint’s drinking water became contaminated with lead in April 2014 after the city, while under the control of a state-appointed emergency manager, temporarily switched its source from Lake Huron water treated by the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department to water from the Flint River, treated at the Flint water treatment plant. Department of Environmental Quality […]
When kids come to school hungry, they can’t concentrate on their lessons. Breakfast programs funded by your donations to Adopt a School help hundreds of children start the day with a nutritious meal.
Brice Royer had already been struggling with a stomach tumor and depression for several years when a doctor told him that feeling loved and cared for is the world’s best medicine. “I can’t buy love, but maybe I can give it away,” he said. So just for fun, he wrote a Craigslist ad selling Unconditional […]
There’s always one person that’s impossible to shop for. Instead of gift cards or a candle that’s inevitably going to be regifted, there is an often overlooked option that is much more thoughtful than the alternative: philanthropy.