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Good360 is in a unique position to help companies respond to the growing threat of natural disasters in the U.S. and worldwide. By working with us, corporations will know that their product donations are properly distributed by fully vetted nonprofit partners meeting the needs of the communities.
Our Infinite Possibilities, in Chicago, IL, aims to empower poverty-stricken families in the inner city of Chicago. We also provide them with the tools and skills necessary to achieve success and higher levels of independence.
With partners like Sleep Number, Good360 can remain committed to long-term thoughtful giving that provides a sense of renewed possibility to families and communities impacted by disaster.
Tis The Season with A Special Kind of Reason, in Spring, TX, assists adults and children with recognizing and expressing ways that they are able to see the light in all situations.
Appalachia, the swath of heartland America that stretches from the southern tier of New York to the northern reaches of Alabama and Georgia, is home to roughly 25 million people and some of the deepest pockets of poverty in the country.
Runway for a Cause, in Laurel, MD, aims to support the well-being of indigent women and children in marginalized communities through self-empowerment and self-care.
Donation: Torrid Lives Impacted: 100+ Website: www.secondchancesmatter.org At XO Factor, in Tampa, FL, our mission is to assist former inmates and their families find stable employment to help stabilize the family after incarceration. We are also working with the City of Tampa Housing Authority on a
In October 2017, fast-moving wildfires ripped through Sonoma and Napa Counties in Northern California, claiming at least 10,000 homes and 40 lives. The devastation prompted one local resident, a seasoned disaster relief volunteer and Spanish interpreter, to sign up to work at an evacuation shelter i
The mission of Willow Grove Church is to show compassion and to minister to those who are poor and needy within our church and our community in Pennsylvania. We have a vibrant Community Services team that engages in outreach each month by providing for the less fortunate out of our...
Camp Joy, located in Whitewater, Wisconsin, is a year-round ministry that offers a multitude of camps, conferences, and retreats for all ages and is dedicated to serving as an extension of local churches. Our camp is so important because it functions as a spiritual greenhouse, filtering out everyday
Florida-based Buddy Cruise provides educational opportunities, awareness and advocacy for families touched by special needs. We host an annual conference at sea for individuals with special needs and their friends and families.
It has now been just over 6 months since these three hurricanes impacted more than 25.8 million people in the US, causing more than $360 billion in damage. Experts estimate that each of the impacted regions has 8-12 years of recovery ahead. While this was one of the most devastating...
Hurricane Maria arrived hot on the heels of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, inflicting a record amount of damage upon Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. As the third in this line-up of storms, Maria was also the deadliest, causing catastrophic damage and numerous fatalities across the northeastern C
Energize-Mobilize: Puerto Rico Campaign Brings Mobile Electricity to Puerto Rico through Manoj Bhargava’s Stage 2 Innovations and the Non-profit Good360 FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., May 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Billions in Change Foundation has launched Energize-Mobilize: Puerto Rico, a public c
Every year, Good360 moves more than $300 million in donated goods into the hands of tens of thousands of nonprofit organizations. It’s a massive undertaking, to say the least. Operating our unique philanthropic model at this large scale would be impossible without the collaboration of our Community
DONATION: BURT’S BEES LIP GLOSS LIVES IMPACTED: 40 The MadeIt! Foundation, in Baltimore, MD, aims to provide employment assistance to underemployed, at-risk or low-income individuals in the Greater Baltimore Area. Our goal is to foster a commitment to grow the skills of the emerging employee b
DONATION: TALBOT’S SHOES, ROSS CLOTHING, MARC JACOB’S T-SHIRTS LIVES IMPACTED: 200+ Bread of Life Incorporated, in Houston, TX, was launched in September 1992 with the mission of serving of hot meals to homeless men and women in the sanctuary of St. John’s United Methodist Church.
DONATION: NEWELL HIGH CHAIRS LIVES IMPACTED: 500+ Oorah is a national nonprofit organization harnessing the rich Jewish tradition to help Jewish children and their families develop into productive members of their communities. Oorah’s full suite of year-round programs, including summer camps, youth
DONATION: COCOON MATTRESSES LIVES IMPACTED: 50 Hurricane Maria made its first landfall on the Caribbean islands on Monday, September 18, as a Category 5 storm with winds topping 160 mph – the strongest hurricane on record to make landfall there. Days later, the storm devastated the U.S. territ
In the aftermath of 2017’s extremely active hurricane season, which spawned Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, American corporations responded with an outpouring of cash grants and in-kind donations to support recovery efforts. Among them was Rooms To Go, a Florida-based furniture retailer that pl
NEW YORK and ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 19, 2018 – Assurant, Inc., a global provider of risk management solutions, and Good360, a global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, today announced the Assurant Cares: Tech for Good agreement to redistribute surplus technology to nonprofit organ
The Baby Stewart Foundation, in Le Marque, TX, aims to provide resources to families and empower women. The organization is a safe, encouraging, nonjudgmental environment to support women, men, and families with pregnancy, babies, and infants.
The Humanity Center4Change aims to teach members of the public how to respond in a mental health emergency. We also offer support to young people who appear to be in emotional distress. In addition, we provide toy giveaways, food distribution, clothing, and shoes for our homeless youth population.
ATLANTA /CSRwire/ – The UPS Foundation, which leads the global citizenship efforts of UPS (NYSE: UPS), today announced it is awarding 2018 grants and in-kind support totaling more than $16 million to non-profit, non-governmental organizations and United Nations agencies for humanitarian relief
DONATION: BROOKLINEN BEDDING LIVES IMPACTED: 40 Austin Disaster Relief Network (ADRN) is comprised of more than 175 Greater Austin churches and thousands of trained volunteers bringing hope into crisis. ADRN’s network enables and empowers church members to organize, prepare, mobilize, and respond qu
As a nonprofit organization, knowing how to engage with your community on the web and, more specifically, on social media, is a must-have skill. No nonprofit should be without a solid strategy for connecting with supporters and donors online — especially if fundraising is a critical goal. More than
DONATION: BED BATH & BEYOND PRODUCTS LIVES IMPACTED: 1,000+ Oseola McCarty Youth Development Center, in Hattiesburg, MA, places children and adolescents at the center of neighborhood and community life. Here, they can engage with caring adults, develop a sense of security and personal identity,
DONATION: ANN TAYLOR STORE FIXTURES LIVES IMPACTED: 1,000+ Northern Virginia Family Services (NVFS) offers resources and support to ensure that everyone in need, at every stage of life, maximizes their potential and fully contributes to a thriving community. We serve a diverse community, most
Think about this: Producing a single cotton shirt requires 2,700 liters of water — about the amount that a person drinks in 2.5 years. In fact, the $2.5 trillion fashion industry is the second highest user of water worldwide, and is responsible for 20 percent of global waste water and...
The Elizabeth Fry Society of Greater Vancouver (EFry) supports women, girls and children at risk, involved in or affected by the justice system. Our programs and services focus on women who are homeless, struggling with addiction, mental illness, or who have been incarcerated, and their children. We
On a devastating Wednesday in September 2017, Hurricane Maria swept across the island of Puerto Rico, leaving massive loss and destruction in its wake, including flattened homes, erased roads, and the destruction of hundreds of electrical transmission towers. As the 6-month anniversary of the storm
DONATION: THE HOME DEPOT REBUILD MATERIALS LIVES IMPACTED: 2 Recovery efforts post-Hurricane Harvey are well underway in Texas. Long-term recovery groups are on the ground to ensure that those impacted by the storm are receiving all the assistance they need and Good360 is working alongside those org
DONATION: PARTY CITY COSTUMES LIVES IMPACTED: 300+ Adriana’s Attic aims to help adults and children in Orlando, FL, with clothing, hygiene items, food, and medical supplies. Our community outreach programs are designed to help those in need through a variety of services. Our programs continue to gro
DONATION: DRESSES AND SNEAKERS LIVES IMPACTED: 20 FAMILIES Our mission at Power in Changing is to empower poverty-stricken families in Columbia, SC through assistance and education. We provide them with the skills and tools necessary to achieve success and higher levels of independence. We received
The Helping Homeless Veterans Project, at Whole Man Ministries, aims to impact the quality of lives of veterans in Winston Salem, NC by providing spiritual development, food, clothing, housing, and social and economic resources. The Home Depot has been a great donor and has helped us rebuild ma
Your most powerful marketing tool is one that you use every single day. But it’s also one that many nonprofits overlook and simply don’t leverage as effectively as they could. Yep, you guessed it — it’s email. As a marketing channel, email boasts a plethora of advantages: It costs very...
DONATION: BROOKLINEN BEDDING LIVES IMPACTED: 20+ FAMILIES Austin Disaster Relief Organization (ADRN) is an active, empowered network of prepared churches, bringing hope into crisis through the transforming power of Jesus Christ to every life and community we serve. We are comprised of over 175 Great
DONATION: GUESS CLOTHING AND THE HOME DEPOT CARPETS, FLOORING, AND CABINETS LIVES IMPACTED: 55 United Church of Praise International Ministries, Inc. is located in Richmond County, Staten Island, New York. We are a Christian organization whose purpose is to help low income people rebuild their lives
DONATION: ANN INC. TABLES LIVES IMPACTED: 300+ The Jimmy Poole Sr. Foundation aims to provide food and other essentials directly to families who need them without putting them through the trouble of filling out onerous forms or answering endless questions. We primarily work in the high poverty area
DONATION: BED BATH & BEYOND ITEMS LIVES IMPACTED: 1,500 For over a century, Sixth Mount Zion has served as a center of spiritual and community life in Richmond, VA, addressing the social concerns of the city’s residents. Our church’s mission is to “empower people to live a Christ-cen
On August 11, 2016, a storm system situated itself over southern Louisiana and proceeded to dump a torrent of rainfall on the areas surrounding Baton Rouge and Lafayette. If anything could be described as being of biblical proportions, this was it. Over three days, the storm would produce more than.
DONATION: WALGREENS MASTECTOMY SUPPLIES LIVES IMPACTED: 100 Tankproof, in Prairieville, LA, aims to teach the gift of swimming to children who may not otherwise have the opportunity to learn. We started Tankproof after learning the startling fact that 70% of minority children do not know how to swim
DONATION: WALMART ASSORTED ITEMS LIVES IMPACTED: 500 United Way of the Plains, in Wichita KS, brings the community together to focus on the building blocks of a better life for all: Education (helping children and youth achieve their potential) Income (promoting financial stability and independenc
Before Greg Bales started Morningday Community Solutions (MCS), he knew nothing about creating or running a nonprofit. That didn’t stop him from eventually establishing one of Good360’s most active Community Redistribution Partners in the country, serving some 350 charitable organizations in
DONATION: PARTY CITY COSTUMES LIVES IMPACTED: 65 NextStep For Life, in Mapaville, MO, aims to provide an array of services that assist individuals with disabilities to live fulfilled lives. We offer supportive programs within five service areas: Community Supports, Employment, Family Supports, Leisu
DONATION: THE HOME DEPOT PRODUCTS LIVES IMPACTED: 30 At Shelter Agencies for Families in East Texas, we provide services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in the Mt. Pleasant area. We provide a housing and shelter program for these individuals to ensure they are safe, protected, and
DONATION: BURT’S BEES, RH, ROSS, MN HOME OUTLET, AND SCOTCH PRODUCTS LIVES IMPACTED: 500 Hurricane Harvey was a devastating tropical cyclone that tied Katrina as the costliest hurricane on record, inflicting at least $125 billion in damage. The 27 trillion gallons of rain that fell in Southeas
Our mission at Dream It Forward Foundation is to help build a foundation of knowledge, life skills, and cultural awareness that will promote mental, physical, social, and emotional growth within the lives of under-served and at-risk youth in Georgia. We achieve our mission promoting high self-esteem
Good360’s mission is to transform lives by strengthening local communities through product philanthropy. We would never be able to affect so many lives and reach so many nonprofit organizations around the country and the world without the substantial, long-term investments we’ve made in logistics, b
DONATION: ANN TAYLOR STORE FIXTURES LIVES IMPACTED: 500 TROSA is an innovative, multi-year residential therapeutic community. Each day, TROSA gives more than 500 substance abusers the tools and support they need to be productive, recovering individuals. This is done by providing counseling, mentorin
DONATION: FRANCESCA’S CLOTHING, ACCESSORIES, AND HOME GOODS LIVES IMPACTED: 60 At Shared Housing Center, in Dallas, TX, we provide hope and housing solutions to break the cycle of homelessness for our at-risk clients (such as older adults, single parents with young children, non-traditional fa
DONATION: JOANN FABRICS, ART MATERIALS, HOME DECORATIVE ITEMS LIVES IMPACTED: 500 The Andrew Cooke Magnet School is located in a high-poverty community in Waukegan, IL. We focus on the fine arts and sciences. The donations from JoAnn Fabrics could not be more appropriate for (or appreciated by) our
In 2017, Good360 and More Than Me formalized a partnership where Good360 would provide critically needed school supplies to children living in one of the world’s poorest nations. For the 2017-2018 academic year, Good360 shipped more than $300,000 in school supplies and school uniforms for 18 school
In 2013, Katie Meyler established the first tuition-free, all-girls school in Liberia called the More Than Me Academy. Her organization, More Than Me, is dedicated to overhauling the entire education system in Liberia, in partnership with the Ministry of Education. This is her personal account of ho
DONATION: TUESDAY MORNING HOME GOODS LIVES IMPACTED: 30 The mission of Circle of Caring Friends (CCF) in Seattle, WA, is to bring about qualitative changes in society through systematized and purposeful aid. We believe that by combining our efforts, we can resolve seemingly unresolvable problems. Ou
DONATION: BED BATH & BEYOND HOME GOODS LIVES IMPACTED: 3,189 United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region hosts a quarterly Day of Sharing event in the basement of our Poughkeepsie, NY office. Day of Sharing is when we invite nonprofit representatives, faith-based organizations, and schools to come
DONATION: TEMPUR-PEDIC MATTRESSES LIVES IMPACTED: 150+ In 1999, the vision for GAP began in the Tucson, AZ homes of our founders, Greg and Pam Ayers. With a spare room and some extra space in the garage, they felt they needed to use what was already “in their hand” to impact...
Every nonprofit today needs to know how to be good storytellers. Why? Because marketing makes noise, but stories make you listen. Human beings seem hardwired to respond to stories. We’ll remember a good story well told long after we’ve forgotten all of the relevant facts and figures. For nonprofits,
DONATION: THE HOME DEPOT BUILDING MATERIALS AND BED BATH & BEYOND HOME DECOR LIVES IMPACTED: 200 ACANA, in Philadelphia, PA, aims to provide social services and community development services to African and Caribbean immigrants in the Philadelphia region. These immigrants are faced with many har
DONATION: BED BATH & BEYOND BLANKETS, SHEETS, AND PILLOWCASES LIVES IMPACTED: 6,000 Second Chance Animal Services, in East Brookfield, MA, is a nationally recognized organization that provides innovative programs and services to help animals. Second Chance Animal Shelter has been helping animals
DONATION: JULEP NAIL POLISH LIVES IMPACTED: 100 Methodist Services provides life-enriching programs to children, adults and families as they face the challenges of limited resources, increased poverty, homelessness, disabilities and inequities in education. We provide early childhood education, scho
Beginning in 2016, Good360 established a partnership with More Than Me (MTM), a nonprofit organization devoted to improving the dire educational system in Liberia. It’s a monumental task, to be sure. Our team saw firsthand some of the herculean educational challenges facing this West African nation
DONATION: BROOKLINEN BEDDING LIVES IMPACTED: 286 At Fort Schuyler Presbyterian Church, our mission is to help those in need while offering support in many different ways. Our mission is to spread spiritual growth throughout the Bronx, NY area through God’s love and to respond to a world in nee
DONATION: CRAYOLA CRAFT SETS AND ART SUPPLIES LIVES IMPACTED: 200 The Friends of Upper Macungie Township Parks & Recreation, in Breinigsville, PA, aims to provide low-cost, diverse, and family-friendly recreational events and programs for Upper Macungie residents and beyond. Thousands of individ
Initial programs will focus on Baton Rouge, LA and Houston, TX Alexandria, VA (Friday, February 9, 2017) – Good360, the global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, has partnered with All Hands and Hearts – Smart Response, a leader in delivering effective and efficient long-term disa
At Good360, we believe that strengthening communities at the grassroots level is critical to building their long-term health and resilience. We have long worked at the local level to rebuild communities after major disasters, or to provide community nonprofits with donated goods that help them accom
DONATION: GEN2-O SOLAR-THERMAL GENERATOR- POWER PANEL LIVES IMPACTED: 1,000 Puerto Rico was one of the most devastated regions following the seemingly never-ending 2017 Atlantic Hurricane season. Hurricane Maria was the most devastating of the storms packing winds that flattened thousands of homes,
DONATION: CITIZEN WATCH LUCI LIGHTS LIVES IMPACTED: 500 It has been four months since Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, but large portions of these regions are still without basic necessities such as power, clean water and reliable transportation. Additionally, provid
Electronic waste is now the world’s fastest growing consumer waste stream. An estimated 45 million metric tons of electronic scrap was generated globally in 2016 — equal in weight to 1.23 million fully loaded 18-wheel 40-ton trucks. That’s enough discarded computers, mobile phones, televisions, and
DONATION: BED BATH & BEYOND HOME GOODS AND DISNEY CLOTHING AND TOYS LIVES IMPACTED: 150+ The Lord’s House Outreach, in Houston, TX, shares the love of Jesus Christ through giving and community revitalization efforts. We hold several donation distributions a year where we give care packages to fa
DONATION: MATTEL BARBIES LIVES IMPACTED: 100+ Kidz Korna was established in 1995 in Chicago, IL. Our goal is to help to minimize violence and abuse through media, community, and music outreach. We help local at-risk youth by taking them from the corners to opportunities. We do this by providing mult
At Good360, we think seriously about compliance. Very seriously. Compliance is how we protect the brands of our generous corporate donors. It’s also how we safeguard the reputations of our nonprofit partners as well as our own. It’s in everyone’s interest to ensure that donations are properly collec
Operation Troop Appreciation aims to build and sustain the morale and well-being of the military community, past and present, with the assurance that the American public supports and appreciates their selfless service and daily sacrifices.
The explosive growth of the global economy has been underpinned by a linear “take, make, dispose” economic model that churns through endless amounts of raw material and fossil fuels — and produces massive waste.
Toy Box Connection, in Orland Park, IL, serves those in need in our community. We bring them goods that they cannot afford to purchase on their own. We had the privilege of bringing a good night’s sleep to countless veterans
Giving in Kindness in Arkansas distributes household goods and other necessities to individuals and families in need in Central Arkansas and surrounding communities.
A total of 17 named storms pummeled the Atlantic region during the 2017 hurricane season, making it the 5th most active on record.
Sharon’s Web Autism Foundation, in Fishers, IN, helps nonverbal, young adults with autism enhance their communication skills. We are mainly funded by eBay For Charity, where sellers and buyers can support our cause.
Rock Spring Young at Heart, in Rock Spring, WY, helps low income senior citizens who do not have easy access to home improvement items and other necessities.
TROSA is an innovative, multi-year residential program, providing comprehensive long-term treatment for men and women battling substance use disorders.
It’s been over 100 days since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, and the island nation is still in crisis mode. The Category 5 storm knocked out power to 100 percent of the 3.4 million people on the U.S. territory when it made landfal
Holy Family Day Home, in San Francisco, aims to provide affordable and high quality early education and family support services in a stable and nurturing environment.
Hackberry House, in Lancaster, TX, is dedicated to reaching out and supporting at risk populations including the elderly, disabled, children, and those with chronic mental illness.
The mission of The Homes for Children Corporation (HFCC) is to provide hope and healing to troubled youth in Fort Worth, TX. We aim to guide these at-risk, abused, or neglected children on the path to becoming independent, productive adults.
Research has shown that up to 60% of goods donated after a disaster end up in landfills or otherwise go to waste because they are not the right goods at the right time.
The Richmond Community Foundation harnesses the power of philanthropy to build healthy and sustainable communities in Contra Costa County, CA. We aim to help families thrive and give children new hope for a bright and abundant future.
The mission of the Topeka LULAC Senior Center is to promote the socialization, independence and mobility of seniors and those with physical limitations in the Topeka, KS metropolitan area.
The Foster Parents Association of Washington State, in Bremerton, WA, aims to empower, support, and advocate for foster, kinship-care, and adoptive families.
Imagine sitting in your living room, watching television with your family one summer evening when water begins pouring in under the doors at an alarming rate.
Tankproof, in Prairieville, LA. aims to teach the gift of swimming to children who may not otherwise have the opportunity to learn.
QUINCY, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--J.Jill, Inc. (NYSE:JILL) J.Jill announced today that the J.Jill Compassion Fund will give $650,000 in 2017 financial donations to 21 organizations across the country to help women in need.
At The Maryland Salem Christian’s Trust, in Frostburg, MD, we provide home, therapy, and educational services to children who have been abused, neglected, or have educational or behavioral needs. Each of our houses are over 25 years old, with over 800 children calling them "home" over the years.
We affectionately call them “mini Good360s.” They are our Community Redistribution Partners, or CRPs. They are among the largest, most trusted, and well-run organizations that we work with, occupying an elite status within our network of more than 60,000 nonprofit partners.
Pine Lake Bible Camp, in Caldwell, OH, is a week-long experience that changes the lives of youth in our area. We seek to influence the lives of these young people (grades 2-12) through activities such as swimming, fishing, and playing sports.
Recently, a church in Atkins paid about $600 for nearly $6,000 worth of flooring, doors and other construction and home supplies to fix up a residence owned by the church.
This year’s Atlantic hurricane season has been one of the most active on record. The Caribbean and US Virgin Islands were hit by two category 5 hurricanes over the course of a couple of weeks. The islands were devastated by the storms and will be in recovery for many years to come.
Liberia was slowly emerging from the brutality of 14 years of civil war when a new kind of devastation arrived: the Ebola outbreak. Beginning in 2014, the disease spread death and suffering across the west African nation, and severely hampered its infrastructure
Appalachian Outreach, in Jefferson, TN, is a poverty relief ministry in our local community. We provide a spectrum of services for those in need including home repairs for those living in substandard conditions, food for the hungry, shelter for women and children, educational programs, and more.
When Hurricane Irma hit, thousands of families and children across Florida were displaced from their homes and lost the majority of their treasured personal items. Children are extremely vulnerable when it comes to the psychological effects experiencing a disaster can bring.
To respond adequately to large-scale disasters, cross-sector collaboration is critical. No single entity, the federal government included, can go at it alone. That’s why, at Good360, we are continually seeking out more ways to partner with effective organizations in both the nonprofit and for-pro
Carrying Hope is an Austin, TX nonprofit that provides comfort items and essentials to children who are entering the foster care system in Central Texas. More than 17,000 children are removed from their homes by CPS in the state of Texas every year. We have encountered many children who arrive at ou
The mission of Christina Kent Early Childhood Center, located in Albuquerque, NM, is to serve the children of economically diverse working families with quality childcare, early education, and nutritional services in a safe and nurturing environment.
Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday – a day dedicated to the spirit of generosity that comes with the holidays. To celebrate, we have gathered 12 of our vetted nonprofits who are looking for support to achieve their organization's mission and goals.
Flight Expo, in Princeton, MN, aims to promote aviation through education, engagement, and preservation. We are in the fourth year of our “Build-A-Plane” program, where we allow children from 12 to 18 to build a flyable aircraft through learning and hands-on activities.
Catholic Charities West Michigan (CCWM) was formed in 2007. In the Spirit of Catholic tradition, we lead our diverse communities with hope and compassion by offering innovative, collaborative programs.
Boggs Hollow House of Prayer, in Cumberland, KY, serves those in need through our food bank and community outreach. Our doors are always open for someone in need.
The world is changing for nonprofits. On the resource side, they face not only greater competition for donations and shrinking government support, but also more need from the communities that they serve.
Brookings Harbor (BH) Christian School, in Brookings, OR, is a small educational facility for students from preschool to 12th grade. We strive to give our students a quality education that reaches outside of the box.
The California Fires that ravaged northern California in early October 2017 grew to become the most destructive wildfires in the history of California.
While many families are fortunate enough to be able to provide for their babies, toddlers and children, many parents struggle raising their children with sufficient resources.
In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, thousands of homes in Houston communities were badly damaged and infested with mold and bacteria.
As a global leader in product philanthropy, Good360 helps our donor partners move $350 million in product each year in a variety of ways, including providing entire semi-truckloads of much-needed goods.
At the Down Syndrome Association of Northwest Indiana & Chicagoland, our mission is simple. We want to make our community a better place through education and serving those in need.
The Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota is a statewide human services organization. We care for, support, and strengthen individuals, families and local communities.
The last two months of the year are critically important times for the nonprofit community. Indeed, a third of annual giving occurs in the month of December, and 12 percent of all giving happens in just the last three days of the year.
In late August 2017, Hurricane Harvey dumped more than 40 inches of rain in regions of Texas in just a few days.
Citizen is pleased to announce its latest partnership with nonprofit Good360, the global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving.
Ronald McDonald House Charities® Newfoundland and Labrador (RMHC NL) provides sick children and their families with a comfortable home where they can stay together in an atmosphere of caring, compassion and support.
Providers Resource Clearinghouse supports Colorado’s community-based organizations and the people they serve with in-kind resources while creating a stable work and training environment for individuals with mental illness.
Kidz Korna, in Chicago, IL, helps to minimize violence and abuse through media, community, and music outreach. We take at-risk youth in our city from corners to opportunities.
The epic battle between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Houston Astros in this World Series has thrilled baseball fans everywhere. It’s being called one of the best Series of all time.
At EMC Pregnancy Center, we help young women who have become pregnant and don’t know where else to turn. These women are often on their own or without the proper goods to care for their unborn child.
Over the summer, Party City donated thousands of costumes to Good360 in preparation for the Halloween holiday and other events.
Positive American Youth (P.A.Y.), in Atlanta, GA, provides low income families with resources and basic home needs. We intend to deliver a message to the youth of America to make better choices that will promote goal-oriented and productive citizens.
At Santa Claus, Inc. in San Bernardino, CA, we provide critical services to those in need in the Inland Empire area. We aim to strengthen the family unit through a variety of community based programs.
Hurricane Harvey’s torrential rain, devastating winds and widespread flooding drove over one million people from their homes and caused extensive destruction,
By every meteorological measure, 2017 has been one of the worst hurricane seasons on record — and it’s not even over.
The FDNY Women’s Benevolent Association aims to encourage, promote, and advance women who are active in any aspect of fire and emergency services in the FDNY through fellowship, education, mentoring, and networking.
The field of disaster recovery faces a number of challenges, not the least of which is that uninformed giving can bring the wrong products to the impacted areas at the wrong time, often going to waste.
Pomfret Public Library's mission is to enrich community members by providing resources and programs that promote intellectual curiosity and life-long learning in a welcoming environment.
Arriba Juntos is located in the Mission District of San Francisco, California. We serve a very diverse group of low-income people. Our organization assists these individuals while promoting economic self-sufficiency through occupational training and employment opportunities.
ESN Group has teamed with Good360, a global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, to provide $100,000 worth of products to support recovery efforts in Southern Florida in the wake of Hurricane Irma.
This year’s Atlantic hurricane season has been the third-most active on record – and as of the publication of this post, there are still almost eight weeks to go. Damage estimates for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Jose and Maria now exceed $500 billion.
The Jimmy Poole Sr. Foundation aims to provide food and other essentials directly to families who need them without putting them through the trouble of filling out forms or answering endless questions.
On any given week, about three dozen people might shuffle into Sunday service at Dedicated Believers Ministries in Burton, Michigan, a suburb of Flint. The congregation counts just 25 official members.
Ramblers Way, the sustainable clothing company dedicated to making clothes in America, is donating nearly 5,000 items to the survivors of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, two of the largest hurricanes to ever hit the U.S. shores, as well as Hurricane Maria.
As one of the largest youth ministries in Indiana, Heroes Camp has been dedicated to the development of the spirit, soul, and body of young people for over 25 years.
In order for Good360 to accomplish our mission of ensuring the right products are going to the right people at the right time, it is important that we are partnering with nonprofits on the ground who have experience working on the disaster field
Hurricane Harvey caused catastrophic damage in Houston and surrounding areas. Nearly 200,000 homes were damaged or destroyed by Harvey and over 40,000 people were forced into shelters.
With three Category 4 hurricanes (Harvey, Irma, and Maria) making U.S. landfall in 2017, it is clear that more creative, less siloed strategies are needed to rebuild hard-hit communities as these increasingly destructive natural disasters become more common.
The Rick Anthony Athletic Foundation (RAAF) is an organization that advocates for families and their children who are struggling with learning disabilities. After Hurricane Harvey, RAAF stepped in as a school supplies resource for the schools that were affected by the storm.
Los Angeles County Community Development Foundation’s (LACDF) mission is to end generational poverty in low-income housing throughout the County of Los Angeles, California.
Northwest Florida Community Outreach, Inc. is a small organization with a big heart and a great desire to be help the community. We were so pleased to be able to assist some of the children in our community with our annual back-to-school event!
On the last Friday of August, Hurricane Harvey made the first of its three eventual landfalls, wreaking mass destruction and causing catastrophic flooding from the middle Texas coast to western Louisiana and even points north before the storm finally dissipated over Ohio.
United Way of the Plains, in Wichita KS, brings the community together to focus on the building blocks of a better life for all:
In recent years, the nonprofit world has tried to steer supporters away from what’s become known as the “Overhead Myth.” This entrenched notion stipulates that charities should spend as little as possible on their administrative costs
Hunt County Shared Ministries in Greenville, TX provides short-term emergency assistance to residents of Hunt County who are in crisis due to various factors such as neglect, domestic abuse, illness, loss of job, or other family issues.
In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, more than 160,000 children were displaced from their homes. Along with their families, these children experienced all of the chaos and extreme upheaval of that historic disaster:
Inner City Youth Group, in Detroit, MI, is devoted to providing young people (ages 5 through 24) in our community with resources that will help them achieve their full potential.
Destination XL Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: DXLG), the leading retailer of men's XL apparel, has teamed up with Good360®, the global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, to provide $300,000 worth of apparel over the next 6 months
Red Wing Shoe Company announces it has committed product donations of $500,000 to support the recovery efforts in South Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
Tempur Sealy International, Inc. announced today an additional commitment of $1.5 million in bed donations and contributions to support recovery efforts in Florida and Texas, in the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Toy Rescue Mission, in Tacoma, WA, refurbishes gently used toys and distributes them to disadvantaged children in our community. Our agency is open year-round, providing a unique service for local disadvantaged youth.
Triumph Treatment Services PCAP (Parent Child Advocate Program) provides assistance to women who are navigating through the world of recovery from addiction, domestic violence, and abuse.
LANCASTER, Pa. – Armstrong Flooring has pledged to donate 250,000 square feet of flooring to support rebuilding efforts after Hurricane Harvey and other natural disasters.
With Hurricane Harvey devastating huge swaths of the American South — on the 12th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina — it’s yet another reminder that much work remains to be done to address critical gaps in emergency response and recovery.
Dedicated Believers Ministries is a Michigan-based nondenominational church that has been actively responding to the Flint Water crisis.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, Good360 has mobilized its network of private and public partnerships to respond to a multitude of immediate and long-term needs facing devastated communities on the ground.
Fort Schuyler Presbyterian Church is a multicultural church in the Bronx, New York. Our focus is on helping our local community by providing outreach services to the homeless, needy, and less fortunate families in our area. Our doors are open to everyone.
When a disaster strikes, every second is crucial. It is essential for families to develop a plan in case of unexpected emergencies. September is National Preparedness Month. The goal is to plan ahead so your family is well prepared in the unfortunate circumstance that a disaster occurs.
Dedicated Believers Ministries is a multicultural and nondenominational nonprofit in Burton, MI dedicated to God, family, and community. Our goals are to improve the lives of community residents by ministering to their myriad needs to the best of our ability and for the Lord's glory.
Tempur Sealy International, Inc. announced today that it is committing $1 million in bed donations to support the recovery efforts in southeast Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
As one of the largest corporations in the world, Walmart has made a concerted effort to lead the way in retail sustainability practices.
UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced more than a $1 million pledge, through The UPS Foundation in support of recovery efforts in Texas and Louisiana following the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey.
Orange County, Calif., is one of the wealthiest enclaves in America. At $78,428, the county’s median income in 2015 was nearly $23,000 higher than the national median. It’s a thriving hub for companies in high-tech, construction, and health care.
New Beginnings Ministries, in Port Arthur, TX, aims to equip people with the tools they need to succeed in life.
The Boys & Girls Club of Huntington County, Indiana ensures that our local, at-risk youth have a safe, fun, and positive environment to be a part of. We work with kindergartners through eighth graders every day after school and throughout the summer.
As the leader in product philanthropy, Good360 has worked with many of the world’s leading brands over the years. In fact, we’ve formed partnerships with 40 percent of the Fortune 500, including some of the most generous companies in America.
Giving Children Hope is a community-driven nonprofit that equips frontline partners with resources to serve vulnerable children and families. As a faith-based partner, we provide sustainable hope through wellness programs and disaster response in collaboration with local and global communities.
Charity on Wheels is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping the homeless make a better life for themselves. We provide weekly outreach gatherings to homeless individuals and several large event gatherings throughout the year.
The story begins with an 11-year-old girl named Abigail. In the slums of the Liberian capital of Monrovia, she was selling herself sexually just to get clean water. This was far from an unusual sight.
Good360, a global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, has joined forces with More Than Me (MTM), a nonprofit using education as a catalyst for transformative social change for students in Liberia
United Breast Cancer Foundation (UBCF) was founded in Huntington, NY with the mission to make a positive difference in the lives of those affected by breast cancer.
The Teen Project, in Los Angeles, CA, provides former foster and at-risk youth with an equal chance at life. We do this through offering transitional support for these young people from college or trade school to a full-time career.
At PTA New York Congress- Eastchester SEPTA, we provide children with cultural, social, physical enrichment through special education and services such as occupational/speech therapy, resource rooms, and a variety of educational classes.
The HELP of Southern Nevada’s Framing Hope Warehouse offers low cost home and building supplies to nonprofit organizations through a partnership with The Home Depot, Bed Bath & Beyond, and Good360.
Dedicated Believers Ministry is a multicultural, nondenominational church in Flint, Michigan that spreads the gospel of Jesus Christ.
When most of us think about major disasters, we picture homes being reduced to rubble, chaotic search-and-rescue operations, and relief supplies getting unloaded off planes and trucks.
Serving Area Military (SAM), in Massillon, OH, honors those who are serving or have served in the military, as well as their partners. The SAM Center aims to honor their sacrifice through the community’s love, support, and hope.
While it may seem obvious that the clothing industry contributes to waste generation and carbon emissions every year, tracking specific metrics has proven difficult in the textile industry
Bridge to Hope provides programs and services designed to bridge the gap to self-sufficiency for low-income and in-crisis families, raise their quality of life and standard of living, and restore dignity and hope to those in need.
When it comes to philanthropy, does your organization just write a check to its favorite charity every year because it's the way it's always been done?
Girl Scout Troop 2886 has adopted an organization called Aviva House in Los Angeles, CA. Aviva House is a shelter for homeless girls aged 8-18.
The average consumer probably thinks that recycling plastic is a direct, simple way to benefit the circular economy and reduce waste. Unlike paper and glass, plastics tend to keep their shape and stand up to heavy use.
Searching for more meaning and purpose in their lives, Greg and Pam Ayer quit their executive management positions in 1995 to pursue full-time pastoral ministry.
Prison to Peace Outreach, in San Bernardino, CA, helps formers prisoners get back on their feet by providing them with the necessities that they need to become thriving members of society.
PS 37 Multiple Intelligences School is a public school in the Bronx, NY that teaches Kindergarteners through 8th graders. Many of our students are low income and, unfortunately, cannot afford the latest clothes or toys.
Claiming that your company is dedicated to circular economy principles is much easier than actually mapping out strategies your company can effectively implement.
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) matches the personal interests and skills of older Americans with opportunities to help solve community problems.
The business case for making product donations is clear. Along with marking down merchandise, paying to store product, or filling up landfills with unwanted goods, companies have a lot to gain by donating these products through Good360.
Eight Days of Hope is a nonprofit, faith-based organization that is committed to rebuilding damaged homes of those affected by natural disasters.
One House at a Time (OHAAT), in Ambler, Pennsylvania, aims to help families establish (or reestablish) self-sufficient lives by providing them with the necessities of a functional home environment.
Union General Hospital is a critical access hospital serving the county of Union Parish in Louisiana. We are committed to providing access to quality care in a safe environment to for our residents.
The massive amount of rainfall that caused the devastating flooding in the Midwest in May 2017 as a rare 1-in 1000-year event that made history as one of the worst floods ever to occur in the United States.
Nonprofits and charities rely heavily on donations in order to properly fund their day-to-day operations.
Solar power usage is on the rise in the United States, thanks to city governments that are pushing to adopt the green power source.
At Breath of Life, we are preparing lives for eternity by reaching up to God allowing Him to change us daily.
When a major disaster strikes anywhere in the U.S. or abroad, Americans have no qualms about opening up their wallets. They also don’t have any qualms about opening up their closets.
One Small Step - Clothes Cabin in Chandler, AZ aims to ensure that no person or family in our service area lacks the clothing they need to thrive in life.
The mission of PROV 31 Ministries is to reconcile lost souls to God by the Holy Spirit, through care, prayer, teaching, training, and community outreach.
Yaniv Vardi, CEO of Panoramic Power, recently published his guide to designing circular economy products that can break the linear model prevalent today.
All Hands Volunteers is a National nonprofit organization that addresses the immediate and long-term needs of communities impacted by natural disasters by engaging and leveraging volunteers, partner organizations and local communities.
The American Youth Football’s Kentucky team, the Louisville Vikings, aims to provide a place for the youth in our community to flourish.
Children’s Wish Foundation International, Inc. (CWFI) is a nonprofit organization headquartered in Atlanta, GA that fulfills wishes for children with life-threatening illnesses.
The rain began on August 12, 2016. First, a few inches. Then two feet of water in a single weekend. Entire districts disappeared under floodwaters. The flooding would claim 13 lives, prompt 30,000 water rescues, and leave 149,000 homes heavily damaged or destroyed.
The mission of PROV 31 Ministries is to reconcile lost souls to God by the Holy Spirit, through care, prayer, teaching, training, and community outreach.
When it comes to waste and recycling, not all products are created equal. A strong concentration on plastic waste and carbon emissions has led to many people changing their daily habits. Average families are recycling more, participating in ride sharing, and using reusable bags more often to
Seton Center is a Catholic-sponsored human services agency that helps people break the cycle of poverty in Kansas City, MO. Seton Center provides dental, social, and educational programs to address current community needs and tools to help support people in transforming their lives.
At Good360, we have long championed product philanthropy as an excellent way to realize the triple bottom line — people, planet, and profits.
Unbridled Change, in Boonesville, VA, provides equine (horse-related) assisted mental health therapy to women and children who have suffered from abuse.
New Millennium Bible Fellowship is a nonprofit organization serving the community of Northeast Dallas. Our mission is to help the homeless while providing healing, peace, and true praise.
A newly published study entitled “Recycling in the Workplace: A Millennial View” quantifies that huge influence that a company’s sustainable business strategies has on its ability to attract top talent.
Robeson County, North Carolina was one of many counties that saw the devastating effects of Hurricane Matthew in 2016.
The Foster Parents Association of Washington State, in Bremerton, WA, aims to empower, support, and advocate for foster, kinship-care, and adoptive families.
A dozen years after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans is still a tale of two cities.
The effects of Hurricane Matthew are still being felt as strong as ever in Robeson County, North Carolina where over 600 families were forced out of their homes by the devastating impacts of the storm.
The Laurens County Disabilities and Special Needs Board provides case management, residential and day services to individuals in Laurens County, South Carolina with intellectual or developmental disabilities, head or spinal cord injuries and autism.
Currently more than one hundred different wildfires are blazing their way across central Florida. The devastation has reached several national news outlets, as other states are similarly affected by spring wildfires.
Hurricane Matthew was the most powerful storm since 2007 and will be felt along the southeast coast of the United States for years to come.
Veteran’s Recreation & Rehabilitation Center’s mission is to offer support and services to veterans and their families by providing jobskills training, behavioral/mental health counseling services, housing, home repairs and recreational activities.
Since 2014, the city of Flint, Michigan has been without a reliable source of drinking water. After the the city decided to switch their main water supply to be obtained through the Flint river, there has been a steady stream of health and safety concerns regarding the consumption of the new water.
When record floods swamped parts of Missouri in late April, cresting rivers at levels not seen in over a hundred years, Good360 was able to coordinate delivery of relief supplies within days of the disaster.
The team at Chemocessories, in Redondo Beach, CA, aims to help women with cancer hold onto their strength and sense of themselves during treatment.
Hope Supply Co. was founded in 1989 as The Hope Foundation for the Homeless. We serve as a clearinghouse of donated resources for homeless children in North Texas.
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has honored the city of El Lago, Texas, with the designation of a “Green Power Community.”
Life and Strength is an international nonprofit organization. Since 2013 we have been helping people living in vulnerable situations. Our goal is to promote solidarity and support among those in our community.
By necessity, most nonprofits learn to live with lean budgets and limited resources. But as the saying goes, creativity loves constraints.
Morningday Community Solutions, in Pompano Beach, FL, helps those that help others by supporting nonprofit organizations that serve the ill, needy and youth in our communities.
Sustainability practices are clearly not a passing trend – incorporating sustainability into your business plan is essential for the future of the planet and is crucial for companies that want to remain competitive.
On May 24, Good360 was honored at a charity benefit event hosted by more than 25 leading corporations in the hospitality services industry.
Oorah is a Lakewood, New Jersey-based national Jewish organization which provides programs for children and teens throughout the year, focusing on building youth into engaged members of their communities.
At McClendon Recovery Initiatives, in Piscataway, New Jersey, our vision is to address the impact of incarceration, substance use, and mental health stigma on individuals and families through the provision of evidenced-based supportive counseling, case management, training, and referral services.
A newly published study entitled “Recycling in the Workplace: A Millennial View” quantifies that huge influence that a company’s sustainable business strategies has on its ability to attract top talent. Researched by the group Lightspeed at the behest of Rubbermaid Commercial Products, the st
DONATION: FRAME & OPTIC SUNGLASSES LIVES IMPACTED: 100+ Hosanna Chapel is a nonprofit church that has been in the city of Bellflower, CA for more than 41 years. We welcome all who come to learn, seek, grow and have fellowship with us. We believe that the true basis of Christian...
Crusading Outreach Ministry, Inc., in Newport News, Virginia aims to positively impact the lives of those in need, including the homeless, economically disadvantaged, seniors and individuals with disabilities.
In the aftermath of severe winter storms that caused mudslides and flooding in Nevada, President Trump declared the Nevada floods a major disaster, requesting further federal assistance to supplement local and state recovery efforts.
Good360, global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, has teamed up with nonprofit Eight Days of Hope (EDOH) to bring hope, relief and a sense of renewed possibility to hundreds of families in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana
The Cancer Resource Center of the Desert, in El Centro, CA, aims to educate, guide, support, and empower cancer patients throughout their cancer journey.
The amount of philanthropy, or charitable donations, currently given to environmental nonprofits and organizations totals barely 3% of all charitable giving in the country.
Serve The People is located in Santa Ana, CA and we serve the Orange County community.
Choosing to pursue a sustainability action plan is a terrific first step for any big brand or organization.
At Dignity for Divas, in Bellevue, WA, our mission is to restore hope and dignity to women experiencing homelessness by reminding them they matter and reconnecting them with their “inner diva.”
Jean Sweeney, the chief sustainability officer at 3M, recently outlined why sustainable supply chains are good for business. 3M is a manufacturing company that regularly donates goods to nonprofits through Good360.
The Human Resources Agency of New Britain, Inc. in Connecticut is a multi-service nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing economic self-sufficiency among individuals and families residing in greater New Britain.
Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation (CCRF), in New Oxford, PA, improves the mental, social, and emotional well-being of children with cancer and their families.
National nonprofit Keep America Beautiful will lead a recycling education and awareness initiative for the 10,000 school students directly impacted by the ongoing water crisis in Flint, Michigan.
One Small Step - Clothes Cabin in Chandler, AZ aims to ensure that no person or family in our service area lacks the clothing they need to thrive in life.
The World Business Council for Sustainable Development recently hosted their third annual member meeting, themed “Redefining Corporate Value.”
Central Night Shelter aims to combat the growing problem of homelessness in Atlanta, GA. Central Night Shelter is a winter night shelter for approximately 90-100 men.
At the Change of Heart Foundation, our mission is to help as many people as possible who may be in need of assistance. Currently, our focus is on senior citizens, the homeless, and the less fortunate.
Heathrow Airport has unveiled a new strategic plan, dubbed “Heathrow 2.0,” in order to move their operations toward carbon neutrality and overall sustainability.
The Kidds Society, Inc., in Shepherdsville, KY, is a shelter that helps provide homeless youth and their families with a safe bed in order to keep them off the streets and away from abuse.
The threat that plastic packaging poses on the environment cannot be understated. One of the main issues with plastic packaging is the composition of the primary plastics we utilize: polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) cannot be repurposed, or recycled, when used together.
At the Boys & Girls Club of Vineland (New Jersey), our mission is to enable all young people, especially those who need it most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens.
The STARS Scholarship Program, part of the Community Education Foundation in Council Bluff, IA, was created to assist parents or guardians with their children’s college expenses that fall outside of most financial aid packages.
In the aftermath of a destructive tornado that ravaged Jackson County, Illinois, one month ago, it is clear that the Illinois tornado clean up efforts require additional disaster relief.
The mission of the African American Association of Georgia is to empower all people and communities, especially the underserved population, with the tools necessary to achieve success as it relates to their families, finances, education, spiritual development, business, and personal growth.
Many companies initiate corporate sustainability programs without identifying proper metrics and considering how to monitor the success of the program in a substantial manner.
In 1999, the vision for GAP began in the homes of our founders, Greg and Pam Ayers. With a spare room and some extra space in the garage, they felt they needed to use what was already "in their hand" to impact the hurting in our community.
The YWCA Spokane Safe Shelter is dedicated to empowering women, standing up for social justice, helping families, and strengthening communities. Our mission is to ensure the safety of survivors of intimate partner violence by providing safe shelter, counseling, case management, education, and basic
A debate that has raged for decades in business can finally be put to rest. The central question of whether corporate social responsibility efforts actually enhance the bottom line has been answered by a lengthy new report containing a hefty amount of supporting data, statistics, and sources.
The MainStreet ClubHouse Inc. in Atlanta, GA, is a nonprofit organization that provides a safe drug ambiance where recovering addicts can meet and mingle in a positive environment for recovery.
First United Methodist Church Laurent Project in Hammond, LA aims to assist needy families in turning a house into a home.
Christian Appalachian Project was founded in Paintsville, KY more than 50 years ago and is committed to improving the lives of Appalachian children, families, and seniors who are struggling to escape poverty.
The Toronto-based research firm and magazine Corporate Knights has released their Global 100 list of the most sustainable corporations around the globe every year since 2006.
Pictured (above left) is Deborah after receiving a double mattress. She was overwhelmed with gratitude and in tears. Maggie (right) is Deborah's caregiver. United Breast Cancer Foundation (UBCF) was founded in Huntington, NY with the mission to make a positive difference in the lives of those a
Consumers Energy has partnered with five different nonprofit organizations to help Michigan families in need stay warm during the harsh, unforgiving winters in the area, according to CSRwire.com.
At Step One Recovery, in Phoenix, AZ, our mission is to introduce a twelve-step based program to a newly sober individual in a clean, safe environment.
The staff members of RTI International have donated $70,300 to assist with ongoing relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Matthew.
Christian Appalachian Project is an organization that aims to build hope, transform lives, and share Christ’s love through service in Appalachia.
The US Department of Energy has unveiled a new initiative, the Reducing Embodied-Energy and Decreasing Emissions (REMADE) Program, with the purpose of forging new clean energy programs.
In February 2017, a load of new mattresses was waiting just outside the Rosewood community in Socastee, South Carolina. This area was still reeling from flood damage as a result of Hurricane Matthew.
After the record flooding in Baton Rouge and the surrounding areas of Louisiana over the summer of 2016, communities were left decimated.
GAP Ministries cares for and impacts the lives of over 400 foster children and teens annually, working toward the healthy restoration of families when possible.
The Native American Heritage Association (NAHA) is a charitable nonprofit organization dedicated to helping Native American families in need living on Reservations in South Dakota and Wyoming.
Richard Barney, Good360’s EVP of Partnerships, is responsible for working closely with corporate partners to create programs that help them do good, better.
Giving Children Hope is a faith-based partner in Buena Park, CA providing sustainable hope through wellness programs and disaster response in collaboration with local and global communities.
The Business & Sustainable Development Commission has released a new report demonstrating that bolstering the circular economy and implementing widespread sustainable business practices will unlock a potential $12 trillion on a global level,
The mission of HTC Charity is to alleviate hunger throughout the inland empire and parts of Los Angeles County, California. We provide food and hygiene products to low-income families and the homeless
Kidz Korna was established in 1995 in Chicago, IL. Our goal is to help to minimize violence and abuse through media, community, and music outreach.
Throughout last summer historic levels of flooding ravaged the Baton Rouge area. Communities are still slowly trying to rebuild in the wake of the powerful floods that left many families stranded without homes.
Men’s Shelter of Charlotte is dedicated to providing safe emergency shelter while working to end homelessness in Charlotte, NC.
The British Standards Institution (BSI) recently developed a new framework for a circular economy business standard, according to edie.net.
Northwest Florida Community Outreach, Inc. (NWFCO) is a small Pensacola, FL-based organization that works to eliminate hunger, encourage our senior neighbors, and educate and support our youth.
It’s Time for Kids is an Encino, CA based nonprofit that serves at-risk youth and guides them on a better path.
As part of its commitment towards corporate disaster relief efforts, Publix Super Markets recently created a program to help both its associates and customers provide relief to those affected by the Tennessee wildfires.
At Augusta Housing, our mission is to provide public housing for the elderly, disabled individuals, and families. Our Augusta, KS-based organization promotes adequate and affordable housing, economic opportunity and a suitable living environment free from discrimination.
Last November, Target announced a new series of sustainable goals, according to a Target press release.
Good360, a global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, has partnered with Serta Simmons Bedding LLC to provide critically needed mattresses to those impacted by the recent tornado outbreak in the company’s home state of Georgia.
Gleaning for the World (GFTW), in Concord, VA, provides life-saving supplies to people suffering from poverty, sickness, and natural disasters around the globe.
On March 1, Good360, a global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, was awarded a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.
Shelter Partnership, Inc. is a nonprofit organization collaboratively solving homelessness in Los Angeles County through policy analysis, program design, resource development, and advocacy in support of agencies and local governments that serve the homeless.
Lowe’s recently donated $100,000 to Tennessee wildfire relief efforts, according to the Knoxville News Sentinel.
Good360, a global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, recently earned a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.
The National Railroad Museum is an educational organization and museum in Green Bay, WI. It is the only national railroad museum designated by an Act of Congress in the United States.
Stuffstr will assist multinational retailer H&M with its latest 100 percent Circular Campaign, according to circulatenews.org.
It has been over four months since the flood water from Hurricane Matthew damaged or destroyed approximately 2,000 homes in Robeson County, NC.
At Birch Community Services, our mission is to provide a community where people can be responsible and accountable for meeting their basic needs, and to equip them with tools to overcome financial difficulty.
Central Elementary students of Flushing, Michigan provided volunteer help as they gave away food items and Philips Oral Care Kits to over 200 families today at the North End Soup Kitchen, Flint Michigan.
Last winter, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center officially awarded FedEx with the 2016 Corporate Citizenship Award, according to Justmeans.com
Pacific Northwest Adventures 4 Kids is a hunting and fishing guide service for children with disabilities and terminal illnesses.
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation recently made a commitment to provide $250,000 to Tennessee wildfire relief, according to Yahoo.
The Samaritan Center of Excellence (also known as Samaritan Women, Inc.) is a nonprofit organization located in Rochester, New York.
At Rebuilding Together El Paso, our mission is to together transform the lives of low income homeowners by improving the safety and health of their homes and revitalizing their communities.
The finalists for the 2017 Circulars awards have been revealed, according to Sustainable Brands. The Circulars, created by the World Economic Forum and the Forum of Young Global Leaders, is the premiere circular economy award program.
Families and Communities Together (F.A.C.T.) is a Hannibal, MO-based organization consisting of community members working together to develop and build stronger, more successful families and children.
The Carbon Trust recently launched a new sustainable certification system called the “Zero Waste to Landfill,” according to Sustainable Brands.
Habersham County Senior Center, in Demorest, GA, is a community hub for our county’s older residents that enables seniors and the disabled to remain independent for as long as possible.
If developing economies, like India’s, follow the same consumption habits as developed nations, there’s a concern among scientists and economists that the globe’s environmental issues might worsen significantly, according to Fast Company
Half-Table Man is a disaster relief organization based in Staten Island, NY. We assist people in need living in areas affected by disaster all over the country.
Child Care Aware® of America is committed to ensuring that communities build resilience. One effective way of doing this is through the provision of training and technical assistance to integrate disaster preparedness, response, and recovery into child care delivery systems.
Neighborhood Project Ministry, Inc. (NPM) is a Dallas, Texas-based organization founded in 2013. We aim to provide an abundance of resources to parents, children, seniors, and the general public.
The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change recently held its 22nd Conference of the Parties this past November.
Since 1981, Environmental Alternatives has been doing its part in Northern California as a nonprofit foster family agency.
Harvest Tabernacle International Ministries is an organization located in Lithonia, GA that is dedicated to serving others.
A recent public progress report from The Closed Loop Fund—an investment fund for the private sector that focuses on financing sustainable manufacturing technologies and recycling infrastructure efforts—highlighted the promising future of the US recycling industry.
The Youth & Families Committee of Promise Partners—Pottawattamie County’s Alliance supports and encourages the well-being of all youth and families through education, networking, and collaboration.
The Boys & Girls Club of Huntington County, Indiana ensures that our local youth have a safe, fun, and positive environment to be a part of. We work with school-age youth every day after school and throughout the summer.
Nucor Steel Berkeley fully recognizes the importance of supporting community disaster relief efforts.
Agape Distribution was founded in 1996 in Sidney, OH. As a collaboration with other non-profits, Agape Distribution opened a store for these agencies.
Wonder Weims is a non-kill animal rescue group dedicated to rescuing Weimaraners in Missouri and Nebraska. We also work with other humane organizations to locate lost pets and rescue abandoned and abused animals.
1000 Mothers to Prevent Violence is an Oakland, CA based organization that aims to ease the detrimental impact of violence on homicide victim survivors and victims of gun violence by providing ongoing compassionate support and services.
Recently, The Natural Step Canada launched its latest initiative: the Ontario Circular Economy Innovation Lab (CEIL).
Open Door Mission, in Rochester, NY, is a Gospel Rescue Mission founded in 1954 committed to breaking the cycle of homelessness and poverty.
The United Kingdom’s Food and Drink Federation (FDF)—members include major food and beverage companies such as Coca-Cola GB and Nestle—recently developed a new set of sustainability commitments, according to Sustainable Brands.
The Alameda County Foster Parent Association is a San Leandro, California-based nonprofit with the mission of achieving consistent, safe, and quality care for the well-being of all foster children.
Internal Hope Fellowship Church is a League City, TX ministry that aims to spread hope in an uncertain world through teaching, reaching, and bringing people to Jesus. We received many La-Z-Boy chairs through Good360.
Last year, Good360 distributed over $400 million in product donations from our retail partners to our nationwide network of nonprofits.
Providers’ Resource Clearinghouse (PRC) is an Aurora, Colorado-based organization opened in 1993 by a group of community leaders from the business, faith, and nonprofit sectors.
Following the arrival of Hurricane Matthew on the Eastern seaboard last October, Smithfield Foods concentrated on providing direct disaster relief to a number of communities throughout North Carolina.
St. Daniel United Methodist Church, in Harleysville, South Carolina, aims to provide assistance to seniors in our church and in our community.
As part of an effort to increase corporate sustainability transparency on a global basis, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) recently released a new set of global sustainability reporting standards, according to Sustainable Brands.
Armed Forces Veterans is a volunteer-led nonprofit organization in Philadelphia, PA. We provide aid and comfort to the men and women of the United States Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, and their families
Good360 and Bed Bath & Beyond have partnered for a number of years, distributing hundreds of millions of dollars of goods to nonprofits serving people in need.
Christian Appalachian Project is a Paintsville, KY-based organization that is committed to improving the lives of Appalachian children, families, and seniors who are struggling to escape poverty since our founding more than 50 years ago.
Last October, following the recent West Virginia flooding that devastated a number of small towns and communities, leaders with the Appalachian Power company passed along a donation of $102,178 to the American Red Cross and The Salvation Army
The Indian Valley Branch of the North Penn YMCA, in Harleysville, PA, provides gifts to families in need over the holidays as one of our ways of giving back to the community.
Timberland is turning even more attention towards the circular economy, according to the Edie.net.
DONATION: COMFORT ONE SHOES LIVES IMPACTED: 300+ The Second Baptist Church of Falls Church, VA was planned and organized in a two-room log cabin owned by Elder Hiram Reed in 1870. Through prayer, worship, and praise our membership has grown and we are no longer in that two-room log cabin. We.
United Breast Cancer Foundation (UBCF) was founded in Huntington, NY with the mission to make a positive difference in the lives of those affected by breast cancer.
A new report stresses the importance of creating zero-waste cities, according to The Huffington Post.
DONATION: DECKERS FOOTWEAR LIVES IMPACTED: 25 Faith Outreach Ministries, in Port Washington, NY, is a ministry dedicated to helping people by bringing joy and a moment of peace at a very difficult time in their lives. We serve children and adults living in homeless or low-income situations by provid
When companies greenwash—or, in other words, when a company falsely notes or conveys that their products or services are environmentally and socially responsible—they run the risk of upsetting the public and potentially damaging their bottom line.
Community Action Network, Inc. (CAN, Inc.) was established in 2005 to promote rural development by producing and maintaining affordable housing and increasing the skill and employability of participants.
DONATION: WILLIAMS-SONOMA HOME GOODS LIVES IMPACTED: 100+ Edgewood Center for Children and Families is a nonprofit based in San Francisco, CA that helps children, youth, and their families who have suffered trauma, abuse or neglect. We provide life-enhancing programs, character enrichment opp
Google is currently working to ensure that all of its data centers achieve zero-waste status, according to Engadget.
One Love 4 Kids, in Germantown, MD, aims to improve educational, economic, and health outcomes for children and families in the Washington, D.C. metro area and in Kingston, Jamaica.
Duke Energy recently donated $325,000 to disaster relief efforts in Florida and the Carolinas, according to SCNow.com.
DONATION: BED, BATH, & BEYOND HOME GOODS LIVES IMPACTED: 200+ Thanksgiving! Lutheran Church is a Bellevue, NE based group of people of diverse backgrounds at different stages on our spiritual journey. Our church welcomes all people into our community. We aim to support all n
The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge in Louisiana began in 1905. We are an international movement that focuses on meeting all human needs without discrimination in the name of the Lord.
The planet is quickly running low on natural resources. As the Guardian notes, if the Earth’s population continues to consume resources at current rates, we will have to colonize two additional planets within 50 years in order to survive.
When Dedicated Believers Ministries was formed, we believed that one day we would receive products that would be used to encourage those in need in the Flint community.
Banana producer One Banana recently partnered with Convoy of Hope Disaster Services Team to help deliver disaster relief to Louisiana communities affected by the recent statewide flooding.
Giving Children Hope is a community-driven nonprofit that equips frontline partners with resources to serve vulnerable children and families.
The American Foundation for Disabled Children, Inc. (AFDCI) in Staten Island, NY was founded to encourage and maximize the development, productivity, and social interaction of disabled and disadvantaged children with society at large.
A recently released study highlights that consumers want more product transparency, and they’re willing to pay more for that transparency, showcasing that the cost of sustainability is rarely too high for average consumers.
Prince George High School in Prince George, VA is home to the Students Against Drunk Driving Club.
The Goodness Project wants to express their sincere appreciation to Arbill for the generous donation during the recent tornado that hit Garland, Texas.
World Help is a faith-based humanitarian organization that exists to serve the physical and spiritual needs of people in impoverished communities around the world.
Catholic Charities’ mission has always been to help families with food, personal hygiene items, diapers, and household items at no cost.
We have been providing basic services to Flint’s homeless, poor and mentally ill since 2009, but our mission expanded in September 2014 when Pastor Bobby and team began distributing bottled water to the people in our community.
As the whole world now knows, Flint families are struggling with basic health needs because of drinking water tainted with lead.
United Way of Genesee County aims to unite people, develop resources, and create solutions.
Seton Center is a 46-year-old Kansas City, MO-based human service agency that helps people break cycles of poverty.
The ACCP recently released their 2015 ACCP Benchmarking Disaster Report, and findings highlight that a large number of ACCP member companies invest in disaster relief efforts.
At Dedicated Believers Ministry, we are dedicated to God, family, and the community.
All Hands Volunteers aims to provide immediate, effective and sustainable support to communities in need by harnessing the energy and commitment of dedicated volunteers in the wake of natural disasters.
For the past two years, ISIS has terrorized the nation of Iraq, driving millions to flee their homes.
The Center for People in Need is a Lincoln, NE based charity, serving tens of thousands a year.
Back 2 Basic Global Outreach, in Las Vegas, NV, aims to provide goods to underprivileged families, while impacting their lives and strengthening our communities
A report from the relief and development charity Tearfund and the Institute of Development Studies notes that by adopting a circular economic strategy towards waste management,
Giving in Kindness in Arkansas (GIKA) is a Little Rock based network of people who believe in helping strengthening the community by helping the individuals and families who need it most.
West Virginia businesses are paying it forward by providing direct relief to local residents directly affected by the recent flooding.
Fiserv, Inc. a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, today announced the return of Season of Giving, a cause marketing campaign benefitting the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization Good360.
Ferncliff Camp and Conference Center is a Little Rock, AR based camp and retreat facility that creates positive change in the world by opening eyes, minds, and hearts to God’s transforming love.
At Good360, we work with nonprofits of all sizes who support a broad spectrum of causes and missions.
Tennessee’s Community Assistance Corporation supports many people in need in Morristown, Tennessee. TCAC exists to build stronger communities by working together.
A new survey highlights that consumers want fewer releases of new phone models and more options when it comes to phone recycling, according to Sustainable Brands and Greenpeace.
Northshore Disaster Recovery, Inc. (NDRI) was founded in Slidell, Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina as the long-term recovery organization for the Northshore parishes.
The Red Cross and Disney both recognize the importance of disaster preparedness—that’s why the two organizations partnered to create a disaster education program that helps children prepare for disasters
Northlight Theatre is a Skokie, Illinois-based professional, nonprofit theater that aspires to promote change of perspective and encourage compassion by exploring the depth of our humanity across a bold spectrum of theatrical experiences.
The August floods in Louisiana claimed more than a dozen lives and damaged more than 150,000 homes throughout the state.
At Good360, we are deeply engaged in the disaster recovery arena, so it is important that our own internal team members have access to the right knowledge and tools in order to be prepared for the unexpected.
At the end of August, Walmart Foundation President Kathleen McLaughlin noted on Twitter that the Walmart Foundation and Walmart were going to contribute an additional $1 million to their Louisiana flood relief fund
Today is #GivingTuesday – a day dedicated to the spirit of generosity that comes with the holidays.
Liberty Employment Services’ (LES) mission is to provide employment services and support for adults with various intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and to empower them to reach their greatest potential.
Emergency Infant Services (EIS) is a Tulsa, Oklahoma-based nonprofit organization meeting the basic human needs of infants and children under six years old whose families are in financial crisis.
Peletah Ministries would like to thank CVS and Happy Family Brands for their donations through Good360.
When the rain began less than a week after the school year had started the concern was first for the students and staff that were impacted directly, and then to surveying the damage to a number of schools throughout the district.
Auto manufacturers have the resources and strategic positioning required in order to establish a global automotive circular economy, according to The Guardian and a new report by ABN AMRO and Circle Economy.
Good360 has been helping in Louisiana by getting product donations to nonprofits on the ground who are helping those in need in flood-impacted areas.
The Open Door Mission is a Gospel Rescue Mission founded in 1954 committed to breaking the cycle of homelessness and poverty.
After having had the privilege of spending a couple of hours with a displaced resident who lost everything, I have a renewed empathy for what the community is enduring and will continue to endure for months and years to come.
Companies, especially those tied to the tourism industry, may find that a little investment in sustainability can go a long way, according to a new study by the SFU’s Beedie School of Business.
Anheuser-Busch, the parent company of Budweiser and one of the largest beer producers in the world, delivered cans of water to Louisiana flood victims late last August, according to USA Today.
Howard Sherman, Good360’s CEO, recently visited Baton Rouge, LA to meet with local leaders and influencers to understand how Good360 could continue to help the region devastated by the August 2016 floods. In this three-part series, Howard recounts both moving and insightful moments from his trip. I
CCI Health & Wellness Services is a Silver Spring, MD based nonprofit primarily providing services to low income, uninsured, or underinsured patients.
Little Rock, Arkansas-based Revolution Bag LLC recently stepped up and helped out residents who’d been affected by the Louisiana floods last August
Beginning in 2014, residents of Flint, Michigan began complaining about the quality of their tap water.
As a part of the grantseeking community, you know how important it is to stay on top of trends.
Roman's Wings of Hope is an organization in Youngsville, Louisiana that assists families during and after the loss of a child, specifically stillbirth and infant loss cases.
Disaster relief organizations are increasingly turning towards crowdsourcing—and in particular, crowdsourced-mapping data—to help provide direct relief to communities in need, according to DW.com.
DONATION: 3M PACKAGING TAPE LIVES IMPACTED: 500 Visiting Nurses Foundation in Centralia, WA strives to create funding for the education and assistance of home health and hospice patients and their families. This funding helps to cover the costs of equipment, programs, and care for patients wh
Pennsylvania Avenue Seventh Day Adventist Church’s mission is to care, share, and grow the family of God. We strive to be a beacon in our community, help our neighbors, and care for each other.
God’s Oldschool Ministry is a spiritual body and outreach ministry in the city of Detroit, MI. The mission of God’s Oldschool Ministry is to build “better communities, one child, and one family at a time.”
Like Flint, Michigan, the town of St. Joseph, Louisiana suffers from tainted and low quality—and possibly unhealthy—tap water.
This year, more than thirty prominent businesses in the New York City area—ranging from Viacom to Whole Foods—were able to cut their waste production in half
Greater Mt. Carmel Development Corporation aims to provide sound programs and create opportunities which help improve the economic, educational, and social status of the disadvantaged residents of Hillsborough County, Florida.
Seventh Generation, a leading producer of sustainable and green paper, personal care, and cleaning products, is currently aiming to achieve a greater level of internal sustainability.
BASF, one of the largest global producers of chemicals, has partnered with the European Commissions’ WRAP Consortium project to help create high-performance sporting goods
Every year in August, East End Hospice holds a one week bereavement camp for New York children and teens who have experienced a death of any kind.
Last week, volunteers from the local sales team at UPS arrived at Good360's national distribution center in Omaha, NE ready to take on sorting a huge donation from Maker Studios.
Private companies and relief organizations need one another, according to Supply Chain Quarterly.
Sun Basket, an organic meal kit provider, has recently begun producing a recyclable package that they claim is the greenest, most sustainable packaging option currently available.
Our world is facing many environmental challenges and sometimes the news may seem daunting.
Procter & Gamble helped Louisiana flood victims get back on their feet in early August by launching the Tide Loads of Hope fleet to flood-affected communities.
Launched in November 2015, Good360’s Sustainability Scholarship helps students with a passion for sustainability, green living, and the outdoors pursue a college education.
Corporate sustainability shouldn’t be placed on the sidelines. According to cfo.com, corporate sustainability should function as an integral part of a company’s overall business model.
Last month, floods devastated much of Louisiana, damaging thousands of homes and claiming 13 lives.
Twenty-five years ago, when I was in high school in Ethiopia, I had to drop out due to my family’s financial issues. I worked hard to support my parents.
Union General Hospital in Farmerville, LA is dedicated to providing quality service with compassionate care.
Crim Fitness Foundation has a goal to cultivate accessible, vibrant communities in Flint and Genesee County, Michigan encouraging people to lead healthy lifestyles by integrating physical activity, healthy eating, and mindfulness into their daily lives
Since 2000, the House of Praise and Worship Church (HPWC) in Lexington, TN has been a community service based ministry that takes pride in helping those in need, whether those needs are spiritual or physical.
Walmart is widely considered by disaster relief organizations to be a so-called titan of the emergency management world.
Following the Fort McMurray, Alberta wildfires—which devastated more than 500,000 hectares of land, burned down 2,400 buildings, and displaced thousands of people
Procter & Gamble Co. recently created a new type of green, eco-friendly version of its popular Tide liquid detergent.
Giving Children Hope provides sustainable hope through wellness programs and disaster response in collaboration with local and global communities.
A study published in the Journal of Marketing noted that corporate social responsibility can have its potential downsides:
The Ethical Corporation’s State of Sustainability (ECSOS) 2015 report noted that 69 percent of corporate CEOs believe in the value of sustainability, and only 9 percent noted an unfavorable view, according to Ethicalcorp.com
As part of a broader effort to become more sustainable, companies are starting to rethink basic packaging, according to sustainablebrands.com.
In order to properly execute a successful corporate social responsibility (CSR) program, a corporation has to do more than simply make a few charitable donations
Last May, Starbucks announced that it had completed underwriting initial public offerings of several senior notes, including a U.S. Corporate Sustainability Bond, which is considered to be the first of its kind.
A new case study from The Club of Rome, a European think tank group, noted that if the European Union adopts a particular set of key circular economic policy measures,
ING, the Dutch multinational banking group, joined the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Circular Economy 100 (CE100) program in June.
A growing number of companies throughout the United States are beginning to notice that corporate social responsibility (CSR) pays off—literally.
Good360, a global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, is pleased to announce the appointment of Maria Martinez, Chief Human Resources Officer at HSN, Inc., to the organization’s Board of Directors.
An 87-year-old box manufacturing company in Sheboygan, Wisconsin has found a favorable market in producing recycled cardboard boxes.
Mastering the art of storytelling may help some charities and nonprofits achieve success, according to The Guardian. Charities can use new technologies—
The European Commission and a number of European corporations are beginning to recognize that the world’s resources are truly limited. In response, these organizations have begun to concentrate on establishing a European circular economy—one that recycles and reuses as much as possible, prese
Toyota cares about community outreach. The auto-manufacturer plans to relocate its North American headquarters from Torrance, California to Plano, Texas in 2017
Yeshivas Lubavitch High School of Cincinnati, OH is an institution of higher learning with both a full high school as well as a rabbinical ordination program.
Over 30 businesses in New York City, ranging from Anheuser-Busch to Whole Foods Market Inc., recently announced that by this summer, they would cut the total amount of trash that they send to landfills by half.
Wells Fargo & Company revealed a new, company-wide corporate social responsibility strategy last April.
In Demorest, Georgia, the Habersham County Senior Center serves as a community hub for activities designed to help our county's older residents maintain their dignity, to support their independence, to encourage them to stay active
Disaster-relief organizations appreciate product donations, but sometimes these well-meaning contributions only end up hampering overall relief efforts.
Last May, the Dow Chemical Company achieved two notable sustainability accomplishments: the company increased its clean energy target and partnered with two renewable energy companies to achieve that goal
In March, Starbucks announced a new corporate social responsibility goal: to donate 100 percent of the unsold food items from its 7,600 stores throughout the U.S.
As part of a broader effort to become more sustainable, Apple pushed hard on supply chain sustainability (SCS) in 2015. Initial results from this push are extremely promising:
On April 16, a 7.8-earthquake struck Ecuador, flattening entire city blocks and causing countless buildings to collapse throughout the Latin American nation.
Two University of Alaska Anchorage students discovered that corporate social responsibility (CSR) isn’t only socially beneficial, it can also help to drive business and increase sales, as well.
Climate change could threaten roughly $25 trillion in global economic assets, according to a study conducted by Simon Dietz and a research team with the London School of Economics and Political Science.
The Breast Cancer Charities of America (BCCA) exists to eliminate breast cancer as a life-threatening illness.
Eighty-one percent of S&P 500 Companies published a corporate responsibility or corporate sustainability report in 2015, according to a study conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute.
Exceptional Care for Children (ECC) is Delaware's first and only non-profit pediatric skilled nursing facility.
Christina Bain, a systems engineer with Lockheed Martin Space Systems, recently developed a new app called HelpNow.
Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) recently partnered with local leaders in Namche Bazaar, Nepal, to help fund and build a specialized disaster relief center in the isolated town. The April 2015 earthquake—which claimed more than 8,000 lives—hit this particular part of northeastern Nepal fairl
In order to help small- and medium-sized businesses explore the circular economy, Zero Waste Scotland recently unveiled a new “zero waste” £18 million fund.
In February, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation (EMF) launched the American chapter of their international Circular Economy 100 (CE100) program,
The new global circular economy will help to open up potential business opportunities for both large and small businesses, according to Inc.
When companies give back through CSR, they benefit in a number of tangible ways. Here are a few examples, courtesy of Fortune.
The Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL) at the Rutgers Business School will begin offering a Corporate Social Responsibility Certificate Program, according to this Rutgers Business School press release.
With the world’s population topping 7 billion this year, there’s a growing concern amongst businesses and governments that certain valuable resources may eventually become scarce due to increasing global demand.
Scotland aims to become Europe’s first true zero-waste economy, according to Business Green.
Good360, a global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, is pleased to announce that Howard Sherman has been selected as Good360’s new Chief Executive Officer.
The Ellen MacArthur Foundation (EMF) officially launched a U.S. branch of its Circular Economy 100 (CE100) program, according to Sustainable Brands.
An increase in reverse logistics for businesses in the U.S. may cause a surge in total demand for reverse logistics-associated services and facilities
Millennials are more likely to support companies that participate in corporate social responsibility (CSR) campaigns as compared to the general U.S. population, according to The Nonprofit Times and a survey conducted by Cone Communications.
The Sustainia Award is an annual international award that recognizes a specific technology or project that has the capacity to effect great sustainable change on a large scale.
Sixty-four percent of CEOs note that corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a core aspect of their respective business, according to the Huffington Post and a 2016 PwC Global CEO Survey.
Last year, sustainable investing actually became somewhat sustainable, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Corporate philanthropy increased substantially from 2012 to 2014, according to a study titled, “Giving in Numbers: 2015 Edition” by CECP and The Conference Board.
Ford Motor Company is the first automaker to officially join the ranks of the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), according to Sustainable Brands.
A popular Bend, Oregon-based brewery, Deschutes Brewery, is working hard to introduce sustainable supply chain methodologies to the brewing industry, according to The Portland Business Journal.
As we recognize and celebrate Earth Day on April 22nd, Good360 operates with the environment in mind every day.
Hotels are beginning to embrace sustainability, according to The New York Times.
While only a handful of major U.S. companies have executed sustainable supply chain efforts over the last five years, an increasing number of top-level executives are starting to make sustainability a priority
Unilever, one of the largest global manufacturers of personal consumer goods, recently achieved a significant sustainable milestone:
Like most nonprofit organizations, the American Cancer Society is always trying to add additional supporters to their cause.
Charitable giving in the United States increased by 1.6 percent in 2015, according to Blackbaud’s Charitable Giving Report and The Huffington Post.
For many luxury brands, sustainability and environmental awareness are not priorities, according to the Harvard Business Review.
Companies are beginning to publicly disclose more sustainability data, according to Corporate Counsel.
For the last two decades, ninety percent of all disasters across the world were caused by weather-related events, such as floods, storms or heat waves
When a company makes charitable donations on a consistent basis, consumers are more likely to have a higher opinion of that company’s products, according to a study from the Journal of Consumer Research.
Immediately following a disaster, compassionate individuals ask “how can I help?” and they take up a collection and send goods without evaluating their potential impact or desired outcome. While unsolicited donations meet the needs of that compassionate donor, they do not always meet the immediate n
In an effort to conserve resources, protect the environment and save money, the San Diego City Council recently enacted a zero-waste plan, according to the San Diego Union Tribune.
When companies make an effort to give back and contribute to charitable causes, their employees tend to worker and more efficiently, according to a new study.
Charitable giving is on the rise. Last year, donations peaked at $360 billion, according to Giving USA, marking an all-time high since the recession.
Giving is on the rise throughout the United States, according to Charity Navigator.
During the November terrorist attacks in Paris, France, a number of Internet and tech companies stepped forward and used technology to provide assistance to those in need, according to CBS.
Good360 is proud to partner with CVS Health Foundation and UPS to provide ongoing disaster recovery efforts in Flint, Michigan through DisasterRecovery360, its disaster recovery arm that connects
Charitable organizations and relief groups are having a difficult time providing proper aid to the refugees in the Calais refugee camp in France as a substantial amount of donated goods have arrived from the UK
Disasters, ranging from the Nepalese earthquake to wildfires in California, occur around the world more often than we would like.
When disaster strikes, people from all walks of life often come together to provide aid and assistance.
On April 25, 2015, a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, leaving thousands dead and even more homeless.
The circular business model is the way of the future. Currently, economies around the world generate some element of waste.
Some may assume that corporate sustainability is a passing fad, but according to The Guardian, major companies are now competing with one another to champion new or crucial social or environmental causes.
Millennials care about sustainability, especially in your workplace.
During the weekend of December 12, thieves broke into a Salvation Army National Capital Area Command's Angel Tree warehouse in the Washington D.C. area and stole gifts that were going to be handed out to thousands of local low-income children
Technology is revolutionizing the way disaster recovery and relief organizations provide aid to those in need.
Crowdfunding programs like Kickstarter are all the rage right now. From video games to documentaries and even new inventions, people can use crowdfunding to create all sorts of different products or goods.
Teaming up to help those who help others, Good360 and Thrive GPO are proud to announce their strategic partnership.
Most nonprofits operate on a shoestring budget, which means that pulling in new financial donations on a regular basis is an absolute must.
A slower than expected start to the holiday sales season has many experts forecasting excess inventories come January.
As a nonprofit grows and evolves, it’s important for the nonprofit to review the organization’s mission statement.
As I left this year’s BSR Conference ready to apply new learnings to our world where sustainability meets social impact, I can’t help but wonder what innovations over the coming year will shape companies’ approach to corporate social responsibility.
If you’re planning on hosting a donation drive for your charitable organization this year, here are a few tips from Donation Match to help you secure funding.
Oftentimes, nonprofits and charities focus heavily on attracting new donors.
While most nonprofits secure their funding from donors who contribute small amounts on a consistent basis, every now and then a nonprofit has an opportunity to acquire sizable donations from local businesses, community foundations or high net-worth individual donors
Nonprofits require a steady flow of donations in order to function on a day-to-day basis.
Many nonprofits need computer software and equipment in order to properly manage their day-to-day operations.
Greater Bethel CDC was established in 2002 to enhance the quality of life for residents in New York.
Tracking an online fundraising campaign’s analytics might sound rather tough, but thanks to Google, it’s actually pretty straightforward.
Our longtime partner and donor, UPS, was recently selected as the US Chamber of Commerce’s top company in 2015 for “Best Disaster Response and Community Resilience Program.”
Nonprofits are regularly faced with basic operating needs that are not always easily filled.
Companies throughout the world are changing their business models to become more sustainable.
Never underestimate the power of a well-planned CSR model.
For many, giving back to relief organizations or other nonprofits on a regular basis is critical.
How important is a company’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) model?
Disasters—whether a local flood or a tsunami that impacts multiple countries—make all of us want to reach out and help.
Good360 today launched DisasterRecovery360, a new technology platform that enables the nonprofit organization to address immediate needs at the site of a disaster by distributing critical supplies quickly and efficiently.
Many companies are, of course, motivated by profit. So why should companies start hopping on board the philanthropic train?
“Oh my gosh, I can’t believe that just happened…” I say to myself, scooping another spoonful of cereal as I watch the morning news report on the latest natural disaster.
From the early days of international commerce to the rise of globalization during the 20th century, reverse logistics has always been an integral part of large-scale product shipment.
We love to get impact stories of how donations are being used in nonprofit communities.
Zero waste to landfill (ZWTL) is currently a hot topic in the sustainability space. At first ZWTL may seem like a technical, somewhat dry topic, with a focus on waste audits and processes for disposing of different categories of materials
The business of corporate social responsibility can be challenging. However, there are ways to make it easier and Good360 can help!
Philanthropy is on the rise here in the U.S. In fact, according to Giving USA, charitable donations and actions increased by an incredible 5.4 percent in 2014
National nonprofit Good360 will team up with Tempur-Pedic and Mattress Direct to distribute two truckloads of donated Tempur-Pedic mattresses and Mattress Direct mattress foundations to Hurricane Katrina survivors
Philanthropy is on the rise here in the U.S. In fact, according to Giving USA, charitable donations and actions increased by an incredible 5.4 percent in 2014—that comes out to roughly $358.4 billion in total.
The Army sent Ty Berthet home with a Bronze Star for heroism. But that couldn’t cover rent. Or make his car payments.
Millennials care about giving back. From involvement with charities and nonprofits to spreading awareness about key environmental concerns, many millennials view both social and environmental justice as being top priorities.
Like many others, I’m a huge fan of John Oliver’s show, Last Week Tonight, for its candid and unforgiving views on topics that often expose hypocrisies we’ve all thought about from time to time.
If you’re anything like me, the thought of giving is a no-brainer! You have stuff to give, people need stuff, so you give. Pretty easy.
Good360 announced today that its president and CEO, Cindy Hallberlin, has stepped down after six years with the organization.
Costco has been a Good360 corporate partner for two years. The company donates excess inventory and returns to Good360, which we then distribute to some of our 41,000 nonprofit partners.
And with the recent launch of Good360’s Wishlist and Impact story tools, getting and using good photos is more important than ever before!
“He doesn’t know where he is,” she said. “He keeps asking me to throw him a birthday party.” At most homeless shelters, that would be a tall order.
As a first time attendee at the Sustainable Brands 2015 conference a couple weeks ago, I had a great time seeing the people we work with face to face – meeting several for the first time.
As I sit in my all-too-small airplane seat, winging my way back home from San Diego after our participation in the Sustainable Brands 15 Conference, I am admittedly a little overwhelmed
Good360 announced today that Lori Bertman, president and CEO of the Irene W. and C.B. Pennington Foundation, Louisiana’s largest private family foundation, has joined the organization’s board of directors.
Record rainfall led to flash floods across Oklahoma and Texas over the weekend. Storms, flooding, and tornadoes have claimed the lives of at least sixteen people.
Good360, a national nonprofit organization that connects companies who have goods with nonprofits who need them, received a $315,000 grant from The UPS Foundation this spring.
Over the weekend, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal. With a death toll of more than 4,000 and thousands of others displaced from their homes,
Good360, a national nonprofit organization that connects companies who have goods with nonprofits who need them, today launched its latest innovation in technology
The YWCA of Rochester & Monroe County has a history that is deeply rooted in the needs of low-income women. Since 1883, we have been providing shelter, vocational training and basic education to women and children in Rochester, NY.
Life stories are written in memories, but too many children in foster care have missing chapters where simple childhood pleasures should be.
Disposable diapers can be a huge burden on a family’s budget. That’s why our community managers were thrilled to distribute diapers from Good360 to 45 low-income families.
A new study by the University of Southampton indicates that an employee becomes considerably more productive when offered a social incentive like the opportunity to donate money to charity.
Thanks to a recent donation of 500 cartons of pet pillows from G Mason Group, shelter dogs and cats will have soft new beds to snuggle in.
We’re incredibly thankful for the many volunteers that helped at the Good360 National Distribution and Sorting Center in Omaha, Nebraska.
Thanks to generous product donations from Thirty-One Gifts, Hasbro, Kohler, Celeste Industries Corporation, iMed Technology and others, Good360 was able to deliver multiple transport containers filled with urgently needed products requested by nonprofits working in Western Africa.
When The Edna House started our jobs program, we discovered that one plus one equals infinity.
Thanks to a partnership with Disney Parks, Good360 has in-demand donated t-shirts, sweat suits, caps, accessories and more for men, women and children.
Good360 is thrilled to be included in Forbes’ annual list of the largest charities in the United States. With 2013 revenue of $310 million, Good360 placed #33 on the list.
Every fall as the temperatures drop, the staff at Open Door Mission in Omaha, Nebraska, begins planning its annual Project Santa.
Today is #GivingTuesday – a day dedicated to the spirit of generosity that comes with the holidays.
Last week, Good360 hosted a service project at the National League of Cities’ Congress of Cities and Exposition for the fifth year in a row.
It’s that time of year: family gatherings, mall madness and the overall seasonal sprint from Black Friday through the end of the holiday shopping season.
The Popmoney® personal payment service is a digital platform for individuals to send one another payments.
In September, we called on businesses to donate products to help fight the spread of Ebola.
As the holiday season grows nearer, our minds turn to the needs of nonprofits and the communities they serve. Among these needs are toys.
While Veterans Day is a time to celebrate those who have served our country in the armed forces, it is also a time to reflect on the sobering reality that approximately one-third of homeless males in the United States are veterans.
The Framing Hope Product Donation Program, Good360’s partnership with The Home Depot Foundation, has overseen donations to hundreds of nonprofits across the country.
With children, it’s essential to establish healthy habits, and sports are one of the best ways to encourage fitness from an early age.
Good360 is excited to announce that it has been selected winner in the Skills to Succeed and Workforce Development category of the 501cTECH Technology Innovation Awards.
In its annual list of the Top 100 Nonprofits published last week, the Nonprofit Times listed Good360 as the #51 nonprofit in the United States, citing the organization’s 2013 revenue of $316 million.
Good360 is excited to announce a new partnership with Beringer Vineyards, the oldest continuously operating wine producer in Napa Valley.
In its annual list of the Top 100 Nonprofits published last week, the Nonprofit Times listed Good360 as the #51 nonprofit in the United States, citing the organization’s 2013 revenue of $316 million.
Across much of the country, the coming winter is projected to be among the coldest yet. Winter is the most difficult time of the year for those in dire need, but a little bit of warmth can go a long way.
This week, we’d like to feature one of Good360’s generous corporate partners, Williams-Sonoma.
Since a young age, we’ve all known Halloween for its distinguishing features: candy, costumes, pumpkins, horrors, and the like.
Because nonprofits tend to be under-resourced, they’re rarely able to invest in cutting-edge software and technology that could help them serve more people.
Yesterday marked the two-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy making landfall near Atlantic City, NJ.
Good360 is dedicated to helping nonprofits carry out their missions. Most often this comes in the form of product donations for those they serve, but sometimes we help nonprofits with products for their own use.
Imagine how much you could expand your nonprofit’s capacity if, for an entire year, you could make frequent donation pickups from a local retailer.
Last Friday, Good360 President and CEO Cindy Hallberlin presented at the 501cTECH Technology Innovation Awards, for which Good360 was chosen as one of two finalists in the Skills to Succeed and Workforce Development category.
1 in 3 American mothers struggle to provide diapers for their children.
Many nonprofits Good360 works with ask for men’s clothing – it’s regularly ranked as a high need – but the majority of clothing donations Good360 receives are for women.
Today is Native American Day, a day set aside to reflect on the importance of Native American culture both past and present.
Good360 is excited to announce a new partnership with ShopMarriott.
With autumn in full swing and winter right around the corner, it’s time to start preparing for the cold weather. If your nonprofit serves people in need of outerwearlike coats and sweaters, we can help.
Carly Fiorina, the former CEO of Hewlett Packard and one-time candidate for U.S. Senator from California, has a new mission: Getting corporate America to help combat the Ebola virus in West Africa -by donating specific items.
Good360 partner Morningday Community Solutions (MCS), a South Florida-based charity focusing on affordable housing and real estate, just surpassed $1.5 million in savings to local nonprofits.
Thanks to a generous donation from Best Buy, Good360 recently distributed office and school supplies to more than 80 nonprofits across the United States.
We recently received some pictures from More Than Me, one of several nonprofits we have partnered with to fight the spread of Ebola in Western Africa.
The Department of Energy recently recognized the energy efficiency of a retrofitted 60-year-old home in Garland, Texas
Charitable organization Good360 is leveraging earned, social, and online media to raise donations to help fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa
The Department of Energy recently recognized the energy efficiency of a retrofitted 60-year-old home in Garland, Texas
Time for business to become more involved in the battle against Ebola. Good360 board chair, Carly Fiorina, stated that what people in west Africa need is “stuff”
Good360 Board Chair, Carly Fiorina, has made a call to all businesses to donated for Ebola crisis.
Former Hewlett-Packard CEO and Good360 board chair Carly Fiorina gives her thoughts on how businesses could help with fighting the spread of Ebola.
Former Hewlett-Packard CEO and Good360 Board Chair, Carly Fiorina, discusses what role U.S. business leaders can play in fighting the spread of Ebola.
Founded in 1983, Good360 has been the nonprofit leader in product philanthropy since its start.
This is the largest Ebola outbreak in history. American scientists predict that if the epidemic is not contained soon, it could last up to 18 months
PR counselor Blair FitzGibbon is handling Good360, the nonprofit that today called on the business community to donate medical/cleaning supplies
Every year, companies are thrashing or destroying hundreds of millions of dollars worth of merchandise – truly, a waste that has adverse impacts on the environment and on society.
Unless you wear or routinely change one, you probably do not spend much time thinking about diapers.
At first, the thick accent and shaking voice on the phone sounded like an emergency. But then joy came through.
Tina DiMartino was born in the Ukraine, and when she moved to the United States in 2001, the people there were still very much in her heart.
If CEOs of companies were asked if their companies should do good, all of them would say yes.
Good360 headed to Indianapolis last week to present its Disaster Recovery360 strategy to disaster specialists from across the country.
Join Good360 on Wednesday, May 21st as we participate in 24 hours of giving with Omaha Gives!
After a beloved teacher at a local school district passed away, nearly 100 Hewlett Packard employees pooled their money together and donated nearly $40,000 worth of computer equipment to the school in the teacher's name.
“We support charities 365 days a year.” Good360 CEO and President Cindy Hallberlin was interviewed by Washington Jewish Week on how Good360 helps people in need.
It's a warehouse. It's supposed to have a lot of boxes and cardboard—shipping items that might get tossed away after the products have been unpacked and sorted.
With one in four Americans participating, volunteering can be considered a national pastime.
In addition to the actual animals that get adopted or cared for through PetSmart stores each year, thousands of soft, furry huggable plush dogs and cats were recently gifted to children
As part of its annual summit on employee engagement, America’s Charities hosted a series of blogs on its site dealing with various aspects of this issue.
3M’s culture of creative collaboration inspires a never-ending stream of powerful technologies that make life better.
By Tara Laskowski We are constantly amazed at Good360 how many interesting links we make through our product donations. Recently, through a donation from one of our clothing manufacturers, Good360 was able to help a fantastic nonprofit in Taiwan fulfill the wish of a young girl in Canada by bringing
By Lindsay Jones Last week, staff from twenty of our Community Redistribution Partners (CRPs) joined Good360 in Monterey, CA, for the 2014 CRP Summit. This two-day summit gave Good360 staff a chance to meet with our largest partners in person, when we are usually scattered throughout the country. No
By Jan McKenzie The Open Door Mission in Omaha, Nebraska, recognizes that homelessness knows no season. Whether you are on the East Coast, West Coast or in the middle of the United States, families and children struggle to figure out where their next meal is coming from and if they...
By Tara Laskowski As a school nurse for more than 30 years, Sandra Lourenco met many kids in her community who had not much more than the clothes on their backs. She saw kids who came to school without underwear or socks because their parents couldn’t afford those items, children...
By Tara Laskowski According to the National Science Foundation, at least 60 percent of goods donated during disasters end up in landfills. It is that statistic that helps drive Good360’s Disaster Recovery360 platform, an online portal that will make disaster relief more sustainable and more ef
Pop-up supports disadvantaged girls with high potential By Tara Laskowski When you walk into a small boutique or retail store, you are most likely looking at the clothing, jewelry and gift items and not the fixtures. And yet, for a nonprofit organization looking to support their programs with a ret
By Tara Laskowski and Lindsay Jones At the Good360 National Distribution Center in Omaha, Nebraska, the potential for success stories goes beyond the product donations we distribute each day. The success stories are also found with our employees. Good360 participates in Nebraska’s Employment F
By Tara Laskowski For young learners, access to cutting-edge technology can make all the difference. That’s what teachers and students at Developmental Disabilities Institute (DDI) are grateful for after receiving a donation of five Young Explorer computer learning centers from IBM through Goo
By Tara Laskowski For the first time in two years, 45-year-old Navy veteran Chris Penn has a place to call home. Penn served four years in the Navy after being inspired by his older brother, who did the same. After he left the Navy he ran into some financial hardships...
By Lindsay Jones Filled with personal care items like shampoo, soap, disposable razors and toothpaste, dozens of camouflage cinch sacks were ready to be distributed as the Omaha Veteran Stand Down event began at the Civic Center Exhibition Hall in Omaha last Saturday. Good360 partnered with The Home
By Tara Laskowski The magic number is 4,224. That’s how many total ‘likes’ our Good360 Facebook page needs to earn in order for our #GIvingTuesday social media campaign to be successful. For #GivingTuesday, (the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday), Good360 is
We welcome Annie Lynsen, director of awesomeness at Small Act (yes! that’s really her title!), who is offering tips about social media and why you should get started today. Annie will also be doing a follow-up webinar for us next week from 2 to 3 p.m. EDT on October...
By Tara Laskowski Shelly Marlowe feels blessed every day to be in a position of making kids’ lives just a little more special and a little brighter. As the co-president of Making Kids Count, a nonprofit based in Boardman, Ohio, Marlowe and the team at Making Kids Count focus on...
By Di Yu Good360 is expanding–from our headquarters in Alexandria, Va., to a recent venture in Australia–and now we’re ready to take on the Big Apple. Thanks to the Joester Loria Group, a leading brand licensing agency that has generously donated space, Good360 has recently opened a new
By Tara Laskowski Good360 is proud to announce that it is one of ten finalists for the Verizon Powerful Answers Award in the category of sustainability. Verizon is offering $10 million in prizes for innovators and companies who propose the most innovative solutions utilizing Verizon’s unique combina
For this article we welcome guest blogger Michael Stroik, Manager of Research and Analytics at CECP. Product donations were a vital way to keep companies engaged with their communities through the economic downturn. In CECP’s Giving in Numbers: 2013 Edition, in association with The Conference Board,
For this guest blog post, we welcome Alison Covington, founder and managing director of Good360 Australia. The United States knows how amazing Good360 is because it’s been working with generous companies to donate products and fulfill the needs of nonprofits for 30 years. This year we want to
By Jan McKenzie As part of its National Month of Caring, Mutual of Omaha employees are helping Good360 sort and package donations for nonprofits across the country. Every September the company encourages its employees to volunteer four hours on company time at a local nonprofit organization. With Mu
By Melissa Trumpower This weekend Good360 lost one of its best. Ginny Royal, our intrepid and tough-but-fair Senior Director of Security and Compliance, passed away after a courageous fight with cancer. During her 12-year tenure, Ginny worked in many capacities here – as a partnership manager who cr
At Good360, we have a clear and focused mission to provide new merchandise to children and families in need. Our donors are especially generous when a disaster strikes. Thanks to you, we were able to provide $3.6 million worth of donated products to tens of thousands of families affected by...
Recently Good360 partnered with Regis Corporation, a leader in the haircare industry, to distribute haircare products and other personal care items to more than 1,000 nonprofits across North America. In July and August, more than 7,000 Regis Corporation salons across the United States, Canada and Pu
By Di Yu Did you know that 23 percent of children in the United States live below the poverty line? That’s 16 million kids who do not have basic necessities. One in every two children less than 3 years old live in poverty. Many organizations seek to solve the problem...
By Di Yu Last month, hundreds of exhibitors attended the New York City Gifts Trade Show to display the latest accessories, toys, and other gifts. From creative candles to kitschy bottle openers, retailers had the chance to view these new gift collections ready to be introduced into the U.S. market..
By Melissa Trumpower Back to School is an exciting time for most families. As summer winds down, children across the country gear up with new clothes and school supplies to begin a new season of learning. For many low-income families, however, that anticipation is couched in stress. According to the
By Megan Clayton On May 20, 2013, an EF5 tornado touched down in Moore, Oklahoma, destroying the medical center, two elementary schools and approximately 1,200 homes. Only three months since the disaster, most families are still working on rebuilding a damaged home or searching for a new one, which
By Jenny Bertolette EVOLVING BRAND 2011 & 2012 marked many a milestone. From the elimination of membership fees allowing our network to increase more than 300%, to rebranding Gifts In Kind International into Good360. From being ranked #6 on Forbes’ Top 20 Most Efficient Large US Charities to rec
By Jenny Bertolette We all know that children naturally love art and that artistic outlets have the ability to foster creativity and confidence. More significantly, art therapy can enable children to cope with illness, stress and traumatic experiences or enhance cognitive abilities. Unfortunately, w
Regis Salons across the United States, Canada & Puerto Rico are generously donating quality personal care products directly to Good360’s network of nonprofits. Accessing these donations is simple. Visit our online catalog to view available salons in your area, request as many salons as you like
By Cindy Hallberlin Earlier this month, I went on a whirlwind trip Down Under to assist in the launch of our new partner: Good360 Australia. Arriving in Sydney after 24 hours of travel via Los Angeles, I spent the next five days with Alison Covington, the untiring director of our...
By Gillian Perron While Good360 supports communities across the globe, more than 2,000 charities, schools & libraries right in the DC metropolitan area benefit directly from the vital products donated through Good360. Not only that, but we are proud to call the national capital area home as our
By Simon Dermer We are absolutely thrilled that Good360 has joined our coalition to engage and empower people with disabilities. Good360’s mission has many parallels to ours – to bring big organizations together to cause big social impact. That’s what we’re doing with our web-based assistive technol
In the wake of recent destruction in Oklahoma, the area of philanthropy is being challenged, as is the case after any disaster. While emotions run high, the constant news cycle shows us images that haunt us with that little voice that says, “this could happen to me” or maybe those...
By Jan McKenzie Today from midnight to midnight, you have 24 hours to support Good360 by making a donation of $10 or more and your gift will be amplified by $565,000 in matching funds and prizes gathered by the Omaha Community Foundation. As you may know, the great city of...
As the Midwest attempts to mend hearts and assess the damage left behind by severe weather and tornadoes, Good360 strives to fulfill the product needs of our nonprofits active in relief. Since we are dedicated to eliminating all administrative fees associated with disaster recovery donations, we nee
Posted By: Jenny Bertolette It’s our birthday and we’ll blog if we want to. Birthdays are a great time to reflect on where we’ve been and where we’re going. Good360, formerly known as Gifts In Kind International, formed in 1983 in response to 3M’s need to donate $12M worth...