Giving U is all about “smart philanthropy” – how to contribute to the charities and causes we care about and how to do it in a way that’s most effective.
One way to do this is by engaging with our communities on a personal level by volunteering our time, sharing our knowledge, sharing ourselves!
And here’s how we can do it:
What are you waiting for? Join in the *fun* of philanthropy!
I turned over this month’s Donate My Dollars poll to my nephews Neil and Jake. We went to DonorsChoose.org, an online charity that makes it easy to help students in need.
I gave each of them $50 to donate. Here’re the projects that they decided to support…
This week I wrote a guest post for Wildland Adventures, giving the inside scoop on how I became an Adventure Philanthropist and why volunteering is contagious!
Hint: it all started in the Mountains of Tanzania…
I’m in re-build mode so I don’t have a lot of money to give right now, a situation that is encouraging me to think about philanthropy in all its forms.
I still want to contribute, so here’s how I’m being philanthropic on a budget:
The goal in establishing the GoErinGo! Fund was to make a charitable gift to organizations and communities I met during my two-year trek.
Now almost 3 years to the day, I’m sharing the details on the more than $36,000+ gifted.
Water is one of the most pressing issues in the world today –that’s why I’ve chosen Drop in the Bucket as the beneficiary of my Project for Awesome!
Drop in the Bucket is a nonprofit organization that has built nearly 100 wells in East Africa. These wells provide clean, safe … read more!