Three Ways To Help Support Hurricane Relief in Puerto Rico

Beth Kanter

It has been ten days since Hurricane Maria has devastated the Island of Puerto Rico. I have my go-to global organizations that do a great job at relief efforts on the ground, set up funds for long-term rebuilding, or do a terrific job of vetting local charities to support. Then, I look for local charities on the ground, many times there is a local community foundation that is stepping up. Here’s my giving strategy for Puerto Rico. Local Charities.

Giving Tuesday #Inspo: 14 Donation Pages That Know What They’re Doing

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Scroll further down and their footer is filled with credentials from CharityWatch, give.org, and Charity Navigator, indicating to donors that their information will be encrypted and kept safe. In this case, they’re directly relating the work they do to the immediate need for relief efforts in Puerto Rico. Kicking off with #GivingTuesday, year-end fundraising season will be in full swing.

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How To Get Started With Mobile Giving To Reach Fundraising Goals

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Puerto Rico Relief Fund: Mobile Donation Page. Google.org recently launched a new campaign to support relief efforts in Puerto Rico in partnership with the Hispanic Federation and Mercy Corps. In his free time, he also organizes a 1,000+ person charity event in Boston each year. In today’s landscape of mobile and online technology, nonprofits are flooded with a large variety of choices for almost any solution they can think of.

New Software Donations from Autodesk

Tech Soup Blog

Canada, and Puerto Rico that are directly using design to create a better world. Essentially the program is for 501(c)(3) nonprofits or Canadian charities that have a demonstrable need for design and engineering software. In the first year of this program, they will provide 1,000 licenses of their four most popular professional suites to charities.

What Should I Do About Junk Hardware Donations?

Tech Soup Blog

Of course charities rely on donations of all sorts as their bread and butter, so it’s useful, I think, to have a tactful strategy for turning down donations that you can’t use by telling donors where to take their IT discards. and Puerto Rico, so they’re convenient to most locations. It’s the holidays. We love to get donations, but what do you do when they’re junk? Donation Horror Stories on Facebook.

In Search of Hope: The Global Diaries of Mariane Pearl

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If you order In Search of Hope on Glamour.com , Glamour will donate 100 percent of the book's proceeds and royalties to charities (listed below) selected by the women who were profiled. "[N]ow I have an answer for my son, who lost his father to blind hatred. Yes, there is hope in the world, and it isn't naive or even idealistic. It is real."--Mariane Mariane Pearl, In Search of Hope.

Book Club Part 3b: Talking Institutional Change with Elaine Gurian

Museum 2.0

In Puerto Rico and Chile, there are museums made out of posters so that kids in parks can come and visit real art—well, it’s not real art, but you’re getting access to Picasso for $5. And he’s quite revolutionary—what he’s figured out is that charity from multi-nationals goes to social service more than anything. On Tuesday, I reviewed Elaine Gurian’s essay, Choosing Among the Options , on museum archetypes and self-definition.