Donations

Rogers Family Donates $60 Million Towards COVID-19 Relief Efforts [u]

To mark its 60th anniversary serving Canadians, the Rogers family has today announced a $60-million community donation to various charities across Canada to help Canadians most affected by the financial impact that has followed the COVID-19 health crisis. “Our family is honoured to be able to do a small part to help Canadians and Canadian...

Salvation Army Kettle iOS App to Let Users Donate Through Mobile [u]

The Salvation Army has launched their 127th annual Christmas Kettle Campaign today, which seeks public donations to help millions living in poverty, with a national fundraising goal of $21 million this year. In 2016, The Salvation Army says it helped 1.9 million people. “For over 130 years, The Salvation Army has provided hope and dignity...

Facebook Introduces Personal Crowdfunding Features Like GoFundMe

Facebook has introduced a crowdfunding feature to help users back causes such as education, medical needs, pet medical, crisis relief, personal emergencies and funerals. Facebook says it has expanded its fundraisers tool, now letting users create personal fundraiser pages to raise money for themselves, friends, and people or things not on the social network. Previously,...

You Can Now Make Donations to Non-Profits Using Apple Pay

Just ahead of the holidays, Apple has announced that Apple Pay can now be used to make donations to non-profits in the U.S., including both Apple Pay on the web as well as within mobile applications, TechCrunch is reporting. The move should help participating non-profits in raising funds during this time of increased charitable giving. Previously, Apple has been banning iOS...