Giving Tuesday


Fueled by social media as a conscious alternative to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday - now in its 6th year - is a global day of giving, conceived to kick off the holidays season with compassion and consideration.

In the hope that such charitable mindset and generosity will continue year round, here are some of our tops pics for philanthropic organizations with global reach and particular focus on education, movement and empowerment. 


Every Mother Counts

Every Mother Counts is a non-profit organization dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother.


Girls on the Run

Girls on the Run inspires girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.


Girls Not Brides

Girls Not Brides is a global partnership of 800 civil society organizations committed to ending child marriage and enabling girls to fulfill their potential.


The Girl Effect

The Girl Effect is about leveraging the unique potential of adolescent girls to end poverty for themselves, their families, their communities, their countries and the world...


Girls Who Code

Free summer programs and after-school clubs for teen girls. Explore coding in a fun and friendly environment. Girls Who Code wants to close the gender gap in tech.


Humanity Unified

Humanity Unified International empowers people in developing countries through education, food security and poverty alleviation and entrepreneurship.


Kids For Tomorrow (recommended by Anastasia Klaffert)

Kids For Tomorrow strives to create sustainable learning environments for the betterment of students and their communities. 



Barefoot College

The Barefoot College connects rural communities to solar, water, education, professions and advocacy to help communities and individuals take control of their lives and the wellbeing of their communities.

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Va Faire Cuire Un Oeuf (founded by Letizia Calcamo)

A non profit organization founded by Letizia Calcamo and Anouk Biard that helps refugees from Africa and Middle-East in Paris.


Minds Matter (recommended by Alero Akuya)

Each day, Minds Matter is inspired by the commitment and drive of the students they serve (US).