Monthly Archives: December 2014

Happy Holidays

Wishing all of our subscribers, clients, colleagues & friends a very happy & peaceful holiday season. We’re extremely proud to play our small part in the world-changing work of so many important nonprofits. The work you do inspires us every day … more

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Do You DAF?

If you haven’t done so already, you’re missing the party. The Red Cross is doing it. So is the Boston Symphony. And dozens more charities are signing on each week. So what’s all the fuss about? Fidelity Charitable has created … more

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The Power to Change Lives This #GivingTuesday

“Where there is only darkness, be the light on the path.” I have always believed in the power of words, that’s one of the many reasons I come to work so energized everyday. Because, at Impact I get to see … more

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Giving to the Invisible Poor This #GivingTuesday

I’m making my gift for #GivingTuesday to Grassroots Crisis Intervention of Howard County. Grassroots is a mainstay of the Howard County community.  It provides 24-hour crisis intervention services, including a homeless shelter and a crisis hotline.  Howard County is one … more

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Writing a Different Kind of Future This #GivingTuesday

For Giving Tuesday this year, I am donating to the NAACP Criminal Justice Program because it has never been more clear that there is far too little justice in our current system.  What has happened in Ferguson, Missouri these past … more

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Protecting the Finger Lakes This #GivingTuesday

When I’m not in DC meeting with our clients or working in our offices in Eastern Market, I’m hard at work from my home office in the Finger Lakes of Upstate New York. I live on Cayuga Lake, and the … more

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Don’t Forget Your Neighbors This #GivingTuesday

The three nonprofits that typically get my #GivingTuesday attention, and donations, are all large organizations with a narrow focus. They use a lot of powerful language about how their work is affecting change, and how the world will be a … more

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Giving Free Medical Care for #GivingTuesday

  The sad reality is that even though we’ve made some progress in fixing the gross inequalities of our health care system, millions of Americans still don’t have access to the care they need. If you’ve had a toothache for … more

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Giving Outside of My Comfort Zone #Giving Tuesday

Dogs in need? I donate. Promoting our country’s need for more organ donors? I donate. Supporting our Veterans? I donate. Donating to charities that touch those close to my heart is what comes easiest to me, but for this #Giving … more

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