Hey, hey, heartful humans! Have you heard the news? Heartful.ly just said “I DO” to a beautiful partnership with GlobalGiving, and we couldn’t be more excited!
GlobalGiving is the first and largest global crowdfunding community for nonprofits. It makes it safe and easy for people and companies to give to local projects anywhere in the world, providing nonprofits with the tools, training, and support they need to become more effective. Since 2002, GlobalGiving has helped raise more than $200 million from more than 500,000 donors for more than 14,000 projects.
What does this mean for Heartful.ly?
Two words: More Love. Over 1,000 new projects have been added to our already robust platform through this fab new partnership, which means that there now even more ways to give back on your special day!
This huge expansion means “we can focus on growth in the wedding industry with confidence that the supply of vetted, diverse nonprofit projects will scale without compromising quality or transparency,” said Kate, our founder and CEO.
To celebrate this sensational news, today we’re featuring FIVE new projects you can support by creating your very own Heartful.ly registry.
Mavuno works in rural villages in the Democratic Republic of Congo, mobilizing and training community leaders to create their own business solutions to the problems of extreme poverty. You can now use your big day to support Mavuno’s livestock program, which aids in the development of proper animal shelters and optimizes livestock activities to generate wealth.
MADRE is an international women’s organization that is advancing women’s human rights by meeting urgent needs in communities and building lasting solutions to the crises women and girls face. A registry in support of MADRE can provide counseling and art therapy to help Colombian sexual violence survivors heal from their wretched experiences.
The David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation is a small, effective charity funding key projects in Africa and Asia working to save critically endangered mammals in the wild. Now, you can throw a wild wedding that also helps save the wild tigers of Assam, India.
Global Autism Project is an international nonprofit that helps train teachers to work with children with Autism all over the world. If you want to support this organization’s mission, you can now create a registry that helps finance the skills local educators need to effectively work with and empower autistic kids.
Project HOPE (Health Opportunities for People Everywhere) is dedicated to providing lasting solutions to health problems with the mission of helping people to help themselves. The organization is responding to the Syrian Refugee Crisis through the provision of medicines and medical supplies. Now, you can use your wedding to help support the health of refugees moving through Macedonia.