5 Easy Ways to Help the Homeless

Many of us could be steps away from homelessness. The loss of a job, sudden illness, or family death could be the route to total despair. People on the streets and in shelters across America have lost their homes and been deserted by family and friends. Here are 5 super easy ways to make a … Continue reading 5 Easy Ways to Help the Homeless

Are People in Your Neighborhood Going Hungry?

43 million Americans are going hungry. Can you tell who in your neighborhood is going without food? 1 in every 8 people you pass by on the street could be missing meals. The latest statistics on hunger from Feeding America tell us: 1 in 8 Americans go hungry every day. 1 in 6 children in the … Continue reading Are People in Your Neighborhood Going Hungry?

#GivingTuesday Tips for Success

Less than 4 weeks to go until #GivingTuesday. Here’s what you need to know. GivingTuesday, the global day of giving, is November 29th. It offers a huge opportunity to increase awareness for your cause and support for your organization while reaching out to new and current donors. There are many ways to get your staff … Continue reading #GivingTuesday Tips for Success

Get ready for #GivingTuesday 2016

With six weeks to go until #GivingTuesday, here’s what you need to know. What is #GivingTuesday? #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that takes place on November 29th. Created in 2012, #GivingTuesday was started by the Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact team at the 92nd Street Y to celebrate and support giving during the … Continue reading Get ready for #GivingTuesday 2016

JustGive’s corporate giving solutions

As we approach year-end many companies are planning for 2017 by reviewing their sustainability strategy and how that relates to corporate social responsibility (CSR) goals. Many times this includes Human Resources working with Marketing to determine the best way to enhance customer acquisition, corporate branding, customer loyalty and employee retention. JustGive’s corporate giving solutions can … Continue reading JustGive’s corporate giving solutions

High Magnitude Earthquakes Hit Ecuador and Japan

It’s Monday morning and rescuers are searching for survivors and missing people in Ecuador and Japan. Over the last few days both countries have experienced high magnitude earthquakes resulting destruction, death and injury. The island of Kyushu, Japan has been experiencing powerful earthquakes and hundreds of aftershocks since April 14, 2016 when a 6.2-magnitude quake … Continue reading High Magnitude Earthquakes Hit Ecuador and Japan

Nonprofit Spotlight: Rainbow House

It’s the mission of the Columbia, Missouri Rainbow House to keep children safe and support families in crisis through prevention, assessment, and intervention in child abuse and neglect. A wall of handprints greets children, young people and their families who come in the door. They’re encouraged to find a hand that fits theirs, to let … Continue reading Nonprofit Spotlight: Rainbow House

A fond adieu to Alex after almost 5 years at JustGive

We have a great team here at JustGive. Today Alex, who has worked at JustGive for almost 5 years, is moving to a new opportunity in a different field. So we say a bittersweet farewell. In her time here, Alex has worked in many areas of the company, whether it be customer service, marketing, or … Continue reading A fond adieu to Alex after almost 5 years at JustGive

A Mother’s Pride: A Daughter’s Giving

Kids are amazing. They notice everything. They question everything. They are curious. My daughter J’Nyah is 7. Since she was born, I’ve been amazed as how quickly she learns things. When she was a baby, it was learning to hold her head, smile, or sit up.  As a toddler–crawling, walking, running. It felt like she … Continue reading A Mother’s Pride: A Daughter’s Giving

Time to Act: Prevent Sexual Assaults

When we hear the term sexual assault, most of us think of rape by a stranger. The reality is that about 2/3 of assaults are committed by someone known to the victim. Sexual assault isn’t just limited to rape, either—it includes child abuse, sexual harassment, teen relationship violence, date rape and domestic violence. Every 107 … Continue reading Time to Act: Prevent Sexual Assaults