philanthropy

Brand Activation & Immersion Toms Lets Customers Choose Which Causes Their Shoes Support

In addition to giving a pair for purchasing a pair, Toms customers can instead choose from one of five different causes to support

Loyalty & Membership Philanthropy Platform Lets Millennials Swipe Right To Donate

Millie is making donating to charity as simple as swiping right, targeting millennials with a mobile-friendly user format and online payment service

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Airbnb Allows Hosts To Open Their Homes To Refugees

The home-share network is taking a philanthropic route by offering free housing for displaced people, an initiative started by Airbnb's own community that reflects a consumer desire to help those in need

Advertising Charity Platform Lets Kids Donate To Other Kids

Daymaker may be a way for parents to teach their children the important lesson of giving

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services How Mastercard Is Trying To Give Back Through 'Data Philanthropy'

Instead of simply donating money, Mastercard wants to improve financial inclusion using its wealth of data

Interview PSFK 2017 Speaker Interview: How Social Good Became The New Cool For Brands

PSFK 2017 speaker and youth marketing expert Bobby Jones discusses how brands can better incorporate social causes into their messaging

Design Digital Swear Jar Fines You For Using Bad Language

Comic Relief is combining fun with philanthropy with their new Red Nose Day Campaign that centers around their virtual swear jar app

French Social Networking Service Connects Homeless To Aid

Launching in October, "Besoin D'un Toi" helps the less fortunate to find a warm bed to sleep in for the night

Retail Service Empowers Travelers To Do Good

Kind Traveler is the hotel industry's first 'give+get' booking platform

Children Nike's Playbook Encourages Young Girls To Follow Their Dreams

Philanthropic organization Girl Effect is reaching out to young adolescents to prove that no invisible barrier can get in their way to success

Work Trend Watch: Passive Philanthropy

Doing social good has never been so easy

Retail Preventable Blindness Awareness Culled from Mismatched Socks

SWAP Socks is a startup that sells mismatched socks, raising awareness and money for the movement to end preventable blindness

Technology How Is Social Media Changing The Way People Give To Causes? [PSFK SEATTLE]

Julie Dixon of Georgetown University discusses social media's impact on philanthropy.

Gaming & Play Farmville-Like Game Will Provide Instant Hurricane Sandy Relief

New York ad agency Mother, develops interactive experience that uses game mechanics to raise funds.