It's Giving Tuesday 2023. Areat time to support organizations that are doing good work!
Here's a few orgs that are on my list for this year. Of course, this list is useful all year as well
This set focuses on some of my main areas of interest - the environment, inclusivity and access, and humanitarian aid. I encourage everyone to share their good fortune with causes that are meaningful to them.
ROMP - https://rompglobal.org/ - ROMP’s mission is to ensure access to high-quality prosthetic care for underserved people, improving mobility and independence.
Humanity and Inclusion - https://www.hi-us.org/en/index - Humanity & Inclusion (HI) works alongside people with disabilities and individuals living in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster.
Fundaciô Jocotoco - https://www.jocotoco.org.ec/wb#/EN/Donate - The mission of Fundación Jocotoco is to protect some of the world's most endangered species by conserving their remaining natural habitats in Ecuador.
Vida Plena - https://vidaplena.global/ - Building Strong Mental Health in Latin America. Vida Plena trains local communities to provide proven mental health care for depression.
Outdoor Afro - https://outdoorafro.org/ - Outdoor Afro celebrates and inspires Black connections and leadership in nature.
Fundacion Raiz - https://www.raiz-caemba.org/home-english/ - Since 2016, through sustainable and innovative solutions, Fundación Raíz – CAEMBA has promoted the well-being and the improvement of the quality of life of people affected by natural disasters and conditions of extreme poverty and vulnerability. We build resilient, healthy and prosperous communities through our programs: CAEMBA and Indigenous Peoples.
Hawaii Community Foundation - https://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org/ - In response to the devastating fires on Maui, we are committed to supporting the immediate and long-term recovery needs for the people and places of Maui.
Plan International Ecuador - https://plan.org.ec/donar/ - Nuestros proyectos se implementan en doce provincias del país y se enfocan en diversas áreas tales como educación, emprendimiento, derechos sexuales y reproductivos, primera infancia, gestión de riesgos, participación ciudadana, liderazgo y protección de la niñez.
Project Homeless Connection - https://www.projecthomelessconnect.org- The Mission of Project Homeless Connect is to connect San Franciscans experiencing homelessness or at risk of experiencing homelessness with the care they need to move forward.
Photo header is the ROMP stockroom with donated prosthetics waited to be matched and distributed.