June 13, 2021

Category: Non-Profits

Local Business Scoop, Non-Profits, San Diego

Classy Introduces Classy Passport: The First Cross-Currency Fundraising Solution for Nonprofits

On the heels of a record-setting #GivingTuesday, Classy, creator of world-class online fundraising solutions, is launching Classy Passport—the only international fundraising solution with “cross-currency” capability—allowing for multi-currency donations, multi-currency peer-to-peer fundraising, and international currency processing, all under one platform. Classy Passport enables nonprofit organizations to instantly take their fundraising global, while providing worldwide supporters with […]

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Local Business Scoop, Non-Profits, San Diego

The Petco Foundation Honors Animal Welfare’s Best In Show

 The Petco Foundation gathered approximately 500 guests at this year’s “Celebration of Love” awards gala, which recognized seven organizations and individuals from across the country for their dedication, determination and actions to create lifesaving impacts for pets in need. Hosted by the animal-loving emcee, Jane Lynch (“Hollywood Game Night”, “Glee”, and “Best in Show”), the […]

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Local Business Scoop, Non-Profits, San Diego

The San Diego Foundation Announces $442k in Grants to Connect, Protect and Increase Access to Nature in San Diego

The San Diego Foundation has announced $442,000 in grants for 11 local programs that will connect, protect and increase access to nature for underserved children and families throughout the San Diego region. According to The San Diego Foundation Parks for Everyone report, many low-income, ethnically diverse communities have limited access to parks and open spaces. […]

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Good Deeds, Green, Local Business Scoop, Non-Profits, San Diego

Powerpedia Forms Nonprofit to Provide Free Solar Systems to Orphanages Throughout Baja Mexico and Beyond

Powerpedia, a San Diego-based renewable energy consultancy (http://powerpedia.com) has announced the formation of the nonprofit organization “#GetChargedUp” (http://GetChargedUp.net) to facilitate a multi-year commitment of providing free solar systems to orphanages throughout Baja Mexico and beyond, under its flagship program #EmpowerOrphans. “I recently had a chance to spend the day with children and volunteers at the […]

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Good Deeds, Local Business Scoop, Non-Profits, San Diego

Dexcom Employees Foundation Awards First Grants to Diabetes Advocacy Organizations

The Dexcom One Step Ahead Foundation: A Dexcom Employees Foundation, has awarded its first grants to five public charity organizations dedicated to improving the lives of people with diabetes. Grants were awarded to the following organizations: the American Youth Understanding Diabetes Abroad (AYUDA), College Diabetes Network, DiabetesSisters, Riding On Insulin, and Type-1-Today/Children with Diabetes (CWD). […]

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Encinitas, Good Deeds, Local Business Scoop, Non-Profits

Local Flower Farm Dramm & Echter Donates Thousands of Pink Gerbera Daisies to Susan G. Komen San Diego 3-Day Participants

On Saturday, November 19th, during the Susan G. Komen San Diego 3-Day, Dramm & Echter, a locally owned flower farm in Encinitas, CA, will hand out beautiful, pink Gerbera daisies to thousands of Komen San Diego 3-Day participants. According to Amber Livingston, Susan G. Komen 3-Day Specialist, “The Susan G. Komen San Diego 3-Day is […]

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