We hope that you will join us in giving back to your community, whether it is through donations, volunteering, or conscious everyday actions, there are numerous ways to make a difference.
Lotus House is a resource center and residential facility dedicated to improving the lives of women, youth and children experiencing homelessness. They offer a safe haven, access to resources, and a wide range of comprehensive support services. The primary goal is to assist women in successfully transitioning out of the shelter system, empowering them to heal, learn, grow and lead lives of enhanced opportunities.
Bye Bye Plastic
Bye Bye Plastic is a dedicated team of eco warriors striving to eliminate single-use plastic in the music industry. Recognizing that music transcends boundaries, they leverage its universal language to make a significant positive impact and drive mindset shifts. They engage in activities that benefit society at large while guiding stakeholders through practical steps. This includes organizing community clean-ups, offering plastic-free advocacy tools to artists, and providing effective solutions for organizations and music industry professionals to go plastic-free.
15 Percent Pledge
Established by Aurora James in 2020, the 15 Percent Pledge is a US-based non-profit organization that encourages retailers to pledge at least 15% of their shelf-space to black-owned businesses. The Pledge is an invitation to retailers to give their valued community what they are asking for — variation of product and economic equality. It requires a comprehensive re-evaluation of “business as usual” and is an opportunity to create sustainable solutions over a multi-year horizon. It is an opportunity to grow and learn together.
UN Refugee Agency
The UN Refugee Agency is a global organization committed to saving lives, protecting rights, and building a better future for those who have been forced to leave their homes due to conflict and persecution. Operating in 135 countries, UNHCR provides essential life-saving assistance such as shelter, food, water, and medical care to those fleeing from conflict and persecution, often without any support network. They advocate for their right to find safety and assist them in finding a place they can call home, enabling them to rebuild their lives.
Center for Disaster Philanthropy
The Center for Disaster Philanthropy is a dedicated resource that helps donors maximize their impact in times of crisis. With expert resources, community-driven grantmaking, and philanthropic consulting services, CDP supports individuals, foundations, and corporations in responding effectively and equitably to various threats such as pandemics, hurricanes, wildfires, floods, and human-made crises. Since 2010, CDP has been working towards enhancing the philanthropic response to disasters and humanitarian crises. By mobilizing philanthropy, CDP strengthens communities' resilience and promotes equitable recovery in the face of adversity.