FOUNDATION INFORMATION: OPPORTUNITIES, CLIMATE CHANGE INITIATIVES.
Q: How do I find more information about working for the foundation?
A: The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is a private foundation that supports philanthropic and educational initiatives around the world. The foundation is headquartered in Seattle, Washington, USA.
Q: What volunteer opportunities are associated with the foundation?
A: The foundation is a funding organization and we believe it is the organizations to which we give grants (and many others like them) that have the greatest need for volunteers.
Q: What is the foundation doing about climate change?
A: The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation does not specifically fund projects aimed at reducing carbon emissions, but many of their global health and development grants address problems that climate change creates or exacerbates.
OVERVIEW OF GIVINGTUESDAY AND FAQS.
Q: What is GivingTuesday?
A: GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that encourages people to do good.
Q: What is radical generosity?
A: GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that recognizes the power of generosity to change the world.
Q: When is GivingTuesday?
A: We will celebrate our 10 year anniversary on November 28, 2023.
Q: Who organizes GivingTuesday?
A: GivingTuesday is a nonprofit dedicated to promoting generosity and helping people transform their communities.
Q: What is a GivingTuesday country movement?
A: GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that takes place on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. This year, it will be held on December 1, 2020.
GivingTuesday was created to encourage people to donate their time, money, or resources to charitable causes. Nonprofits, businesses, and individuals can get involved by hosting events, fundraisers, or donation drives.
Q: What is a GivingTuesday community movement?
A: GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.
Q: What is an FAQ Section?
A: There is no one definitive answer to this question. It depends on a number of factors, including the type of business, the size of the business, the products or services offered, the target market, and the competitive landscape.
Q: What is your Tax ID?
A: I’m matching donations up to $100k to GreaterGood.org’s COVID-19 Relief Fund.
FAQS ABOUT GIVE2ASIA AND ITS SERVICES.
Q: What do you do on GivingTuesday?
A: 1. Volunteer at a homeless shelter.
2. Organize a food drive.
3. Fill a community fridge.
4. Donate to a mutual aid fund.
5. Spread messages of solidarity and hope.
Q: How do fee discounts work on charity listings?
A: If you sell on eBay to support a charity, eBay will discount the variable portion of the Final Value Fees, equal to the donation percentage, up to 100%.
Q: How Do I Join Birdies For Charity?
A: Register HERE to start the process!.
Q: How do you provide so much pet food for so little money?
A: We work with manufacturers to get food donated, and ship it to shelters. Your $25 will help ship 500 meals to pets in need.
Q: Why do nonprofits work with Give2Asia?
A: Give2Asia makes it easier and safer for international donors to support charities in Asia. By setting up a Friends Fund, your donors can benefit from local donor support, secure online giving, and reliable international fund transfers.
Q: What areas do you serve?
A: We serve the Greater Houston area and the surrounding counties.
Q: What services do you provide?
A: We have a variety of programs that help with things like food, shelter, emergency assistance, and counseling, as well as programs specifically for seniors, women veterans, and parents.
PARTICIPATING IN GIVINGTUESDAY: WHO, COST, AND WAYS.
Q: Who can participate?
A: GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that encourages people to be generous and support causes they care about. There are many ways to participate, including giving your time, money, or voice to support a cause.
Q: What does it cost to participate?
A: There is no cost to participating in GivingTuesday.
Q: How can small businesses and brands paticipate in GivingTuesday?
A: Give a percentage of sales on GivingTuesday to a nonprofit of your choice.
Q: How can schools and universities participate in GivingTuesday?
A: Schools and universities can participate in GivingTuesday by rallying their alumni to give, completing service projects, or sharing what they’re learning in their college marketing classes with nonprofits who are getting ready for GivingTuesday.
Q: How can families and youth participate in GivingTuesday?
A: GivingTuesday is a global giving movement that happens on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving.
GivingTuesday is a great opportunity to teach the value of giving and generosity to young people.
Get ideas for how your family can participate in the global giving moment by connecting with our youth-led movement, GivingTuesdaySpark.
Q: How can I volunteer or get involved in other ways?
A: Yes, you can set up a recurring donation.
Yes, you can set up a recurring donation. However, we only accept recurring donations via PayPal at this time. You can set up a recurring donation by following these steps:
1. Go to our donation page.
2. Enter the amount you would like to donate and select "Recurring Donation" under Donation Type.
3. Click on the "Donate" button.
4. On the
Q: How can I receive cryptocurrency donations through Give2Asia?
A: If you want to accept cryptocurrency donations, you can use Give2Asia's "Donate Crypto" button. This will allow you to receive donations in popular cryptocurrencies, which will then be automatically transferred into your Friends Fund.
Q: How should Give2Asia be included in publicity and marketing materials?
A: Give2Asia's name and trademarks can only be used in accordance with our Brand Guidelines for Partners, and some funders require written approval before using their name, logo, and/or publicizing a Give2Asia grant.
PAYPAL GIVING FUND: PURPOSE AND INVOICING EXPLANATION.
Q: What is the PayPal Giving Fund?
A: The PayPal Giving Fund is a registered non-profit that helps connect donors with charities. eBay for Charity works with the PayPal Giving Fund to enable sellers to donate a portion of their sales and buyers to shop while supporting their favorite charity. 100% of every donation processed by the PayPal Giving Fund goes to the chosen charity organization, and the donation is tax deductible.
Q: Why am I being invoiced from PayPal Giving Fund?
A: If you're an eBay seller, you can now donate to charity through the PayPal Giving Fund. If your donation can't be received automatically, you'll receive an invoice from the PayPal Giving Fund requesting payment. You can pay this invoice with any supported payment method.
Q: What is a Friends Fund at Give2Asia?
A: Give2Asia provides a cost-effective solution for nonprofits to receive tax-deductible gifts from supporters in the United States. The Give2Asia network also offers Friends Funds in Australia and Hong Kong SAR PRC.
CHANGE OR REMOVE
Q: How do I add charity to my listings?
A: In the listing flow, select the option to “Donate a portion to Charity”
Select a charity from the list of options or search for a different charity
Select the percentage you would like to donate to charity
Q: How do I add, change or remove the charity on my listing?
A: 1. The listing must be active.
2. The listing must not have any bids.
3. The listing must not be in the last 12 hours of the listing period.
Q: What if the buyer doesn’t pay or returns the item?
A: The donation will only be made once the buyer has paid, and if a return is completed before the donation is made, the donation will be automatically canceled. If the donation has already been made, you will need to contact the charity directly to request a refund.
Q: How can I change or remove my PayPal account from the charity donation method?
A: 1. Go to your Donation Dashboard on the Settings tab
2. Verify which PayPal account is selected as your charity donation method
3. You cannot remove the PayPal account but you can add or change your charity payment method from your Donation Dashboard on the Settings tab
Q: How do I cancel a Charity Donation or Invoice?
A: Sign into your Donation Account Go to My Donations Click on the Invoice number for the donation you would like to cancel. Click on the cancel button at the top of the page.
Step by Step
Sign into your Donation Account
Click the "Sign In" button at the top of the page.
Enter your email and password.
Click the "Sign In" button.
Go to My Donations
Click the "My Donations
Q: How can I fundraise on Facebook or set up a crowd-funding campaign?
A: 1. Set up a Facebook Fundraiser
2. Share your Fundraiser with your networks
3. Collect donations through your Fundraiser
4. Send donations to Give2Asia
5. Claim your tax deduction
DONATION INQUIRIES AND CHANGES.
Q: Why did you make that investment in XX company?
A: We don't comment on individual investment holdings, but you can find a list of them in our annual tax return filing.
Q: How and when will my donations be paid to the charity?
A: The PayPal Giving Fund will automatically receive your donation 21 days after your item is sold, and will then deliver the donation to the charity at the end of the month. You will receive an email confirming your donation, which will serve as your official tax receipt.
Q: What do I need to do to make sure that my donation can be automatically received?
A: 1. Go to your Donation Dashboard
2. Click on the Settings tab
3. Click on the Charity Donation section
4. Click on the Add or Edit button next to the PayPal account you want to use for charity donations
If there is not already a PayPal account set up for charity donations, you can add one by following these steps:
1. Go to your Donation Dashboard
2. Click on the Settings tab
Q: How do I cancel a Charity Donation that has already been invoiced?
A: You can cancel a donation that has been invoiced by visiting the Invoiced Donations tab within your Donation Account Dashboard and clicking the "Request Cancellation" button.
Q: How can I send my donation to you via check?
A: Thanks for considering a donation by check.
Q: How can I make changes to my monthly gift?
A: You can manage your monthly gift by logging into your donor portal at https://amplify.greatergood.org/login.
DONATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION?.
Q: Where can I find a summary of all the donations that I’ve made?
A: You can find your old donation history on the History tab of your Donation Account.
Q: Where can I find your financial documents?
We accept donations from all over the world. Our donation processor, Stripe, accepts payments from over 100 countries.
If you live outside of the United States, your donation will be converted into your local currency.
Q: Where Can I Get Pledge Cards?
A: 1. Fill out the form.
2. Mail it to the address below.
3. Keep an eye out for your 2022 season pass in the mail.
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Q: Where can I find information on your sources of income and expenditures?
A: We're doing pretty well! Our annual reports and audited financial statements show that we're in good financial health and that we're growing steadily.
TRUE MEANING AND IMPACT OF CHARITY?.
Q: What impact has your charity had so far?
A: 1. Why does your charity exist?
2. What are your charity's core values and how do they guide your work?
3. What are your charity's main goals?
4. How does your charity go about achieving its goals?
5. What are some of the challenges your charity faces and how do you overcome them?
6. How can people get involved with your charity?
7. How has your charity made a difference so far?
Q: What should I expect after my charity item has sold?
A: if you sell something on eBay, you can have a portion of the proceeds go to a nonprofit of your choice.
Q: What happens if I have not set up a charity payment method yet?
A: You will receive an invoice from PayPal Giving Fund requesting payment for the donation amount approximately 21 days after your item has sold.
Q: What is WE Charity?
A: WE Charity is an international charity and educational partner that operates collaborative programs both domestically and internationally. WE Schools is a year-long educational program that nurtures compassion in students and gives them the tools to create transformative social change. WE Day is a series of stadium-sized events that celebrate youth making a difference in their local and global communities. In Africa, Asia and Latin America, we partner with communities to implement WE Villages, a holistic five-pillar international development model designed to achieve sustainable change.
Q: What is the relationship between WE Charity and ME to WE and how is it structured?
A: WE Charity is a registered charity and ME to WE is a social enterprise. Both are legally distinct entities, but they work together in the WE movement.
Q: What is the nature of ME to WE’s in-kind support for WE Charity?
A: ME to WE provides significant in-kind support to WE Charity that directly reduces or eliminates expenses the charity would otherwise have to incur, resulting in the ability of the charity to maintain a low administration rate and maximize donor dollars.
Q: How does ME to WE, the innovative social enterprise, help WE Charity keep its administrative rate low?
A: ME to WE is a social enterprise that is committed to making the world a better place. Their bottom line is not profits, but the people they empower and the lives they transform.
ADMINISTRATIVE AND FUNDRAISING EXPENSES?.
Q: What areas or causes does your charity focus on?
A: What is your charity's mission?
What are your main areas of focus?
What are your values?
How do you operate?
What are your results?
What impact have you made?
Who do you help?
How do you help them?
What are your long-term goals?
Q: How does eBay for Charity work?
A: 1. Find a charity you want to support on eBay for Charity.
2. Choose to donate a percentage of your sale to that charity.
3. The PayPal Giving Fund will collect and distribute the donation to the charity on your behalf.
Q: How much does WE Charity spend on administration?
A: We Charity spends less than 10% of its funds on administration, with, on average, 90 cents of every dollar donated going directly to support child-serving programs.
Q: How much does WE Charity spend on fundraising?
A: We’re frugal with our money, and we’re very good at raising money.
What is your approach to fundraising?
Our approach to fundraising is simple: we focus on building relationships with our donors. We want our donors to feel like they are part of our team, and we work hard to keep them updated on our progress and how their donations are making a difference.
We also work hard to keep our fundraising costs low. We want to
IS CATHOLIC CHARITIES AND ITS FUNDING SOURCE.
Q: How can I raise funds to support Greater Good Charities?
A: To create a fundraiser to support our mission, you can visit our website or use Facebook.
Q: What is Catholic Charities?
A: We help people in need and fight for social justice.
Q: How is Catholic Charities and its programs funded?
A: Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston is a nonprofit, faith-based organization that provides social services to those in need in the Greater Houston area. We are funded by government and foundation grants, the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, individual and private donors, contributions from special events, program service fees and more.
Q: What are the benefits to selling for charity?
A: If you're looking to sell an item and want to maximize your chances of selling it, consider donating a portion of the sale price to charity. Your item will stand out to potential buyers, and you may even get a discount on your final value fees.
Q: How are you able to keep your administrative costs low?
A: We don’t spend your money on useless crap. We spend it on empowering children.
In the past, we’ve also been able to provide support to our programs through our social enterprise, ME to WE. We sell ME to WE Artisan products, which are handmade by artisans around the world, and the proceeds from those sales go to our programs.
Over the past five years, we’ve been able to use those proceeds to support our programs
Q: Where are you located?
A: We are looking for a talented, experienced, and driven individual to join our team as a Senior Attorney.
RED CROSS VOLUNTEER AND DONATION INFORMATION.
Q: How much of my donation will go directly to the programs I support?
A: Greater Good Charities is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of people, pets, and the planet. We work with a variety of partners to provide resources and support to those in need. We are proud to say that, on average, 95.8% of every dollar we receive goes straight to programs.
Q: Who do in-store donations support?
A: All of the money donated by Panda Express guests is used to support youth education programs, hospitals, and other organizations devoted to children’s health.
Q: How can my organization become a beneficiary of Panda Cares’ in-store donation program?
A: Panda Cares is not currently accepting any partnership requests.
Q: How do I apply for a Panda Cares donation?
A: The food donation request process is as follows:
1. Submit a food donation request here.
2. We will review your request and contact you if we are able to fulfill it.
3. If your request is approved, we will provide you with a list of food items that we are able to donate.
4. You will then need to pick up the food items from our store.