Powerful Hurricane Florence is expected to have life-threatening impact as it strikes the East Coast this Friday. It is expected to bring heavy rain, winds, power outages and devastating flooding throughout the Carolinas, Virginia and Georgia.
[caption id="attachment_2138" align="alignright" width="300"] Hurricane Florence Image[/caption]If you are looking to launch a corporate donations program to raise funds for hurricane relief, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up your program. You can start fundraising in minutes! Here's how to launch a disaster relief program through Pledgeling:
Step 1: Pick a charity, or set-up a fund with multiple charities. Through Pledgeling, you can raise money for any US charity. Here are a few of the great organizations planning to respond and provide emergency relief and recovery services to those in need.
- Disaster Relief: Team Rubicon, American Red Cross
- Providing Food: Harvest Hope
- Re-Building Community: Habitat for Humanity
- Family-Friendly Supplies & Services: Save the Children
- Animals Rescue: Charleston Animal Society
- Text to Donate Keyword: Try it out - Text HOME to 707070. Best for: TV, Live Events
- Fundraising Page: Try it out - View our Anguilla Stronger fundraising page, which raised millions of dollars to help with the re-building effort, post Hurricane Irma. These are designed to be mobile-first, feature Apple Pay and have the simplest donation experience. Best for: Social Media & Online
- Employee Matching Program: Looking to offer an employee donation and matching program? We can help you launch a matching program in minutes & track donations in real time. Best for: Employee Engagement
- Round-Up & Donate: Run an e-commerce business on Shopify? You can choose to integrate a donation at checkout, or donate a percent of sales for Hurricane Relief through Give & Grow. Best for: E-Commerce
- Throw a Party: Gather friends together and host a fundraiser, using Evite Donations, to benefit hurricane relief. Evite Donations is a free tool that turns any event into a fundraiser for the cause of your choice. Best for: In-Person Parties, Events
Pledgeling is committed to empowering mission-driven companies and individuals to achieve their greatest impact. Please contact relief@Pledgeling.com if we can help you set-up your disaster relief program.
As always, thank you for joining us in the #PledgeToDoGood.