Crowdrise, the social-fundraising platform, describes its tone of voice as "idiotic and foolish." It's certainly refreshing to compare charitable giving with french-kissing. And, in the words of co-founder Robert Wolf, "it's working".
Free The Children has been implementing programming in Western Canada for many years, working to establish our organizational roots across the West Coast and to rally a network of young people taking action on global issues.
Check out "Start Something that Matters" by Blake Mycoskie, founder of TOMS. Nice entrepreneurial tips, allusions to marketing Greats and giving initiatives, and of course, the TOMS story including a vision to expand the One For One model.
BlackOutSpeakOut - Welcome / Bienvenue (Taking a stand for the Enviornment in our own back yard.
The founders of Crowdrise use their off-colour sense of humour to make fundraising for charity fun and impactful. The organization was founded so that it wouldn’t be awkward anymore to reach out and ask friends to donate to your projects.
New Leaf was founded to help create opportunities for young people in the least-serviced communities and facilities participate in yoga. Our goal is to help make yoga accessible to youth and also provide ongoing support for teachers and staff so that long-term, committed programs could flourish. We believe that yoga can be a powerful contributor to social change, and we hope to inspire and support youth to tap into their inner strength so that they may cultivate peace in their lives.