#GivingTuesday 2016

giving-tuesday-2016Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Cyber Monday – Welcome #GivingTuesday.  After you’ve spent the weekend focusing on holiday shopping, take a moment to be charitable this season.  Since 2012, #GivingTuesday has become a movement that celebrates and supports giving and philanthropy.

Need ideas?  Not to worry! Here are two great charities that we recommend.

Berks Natureberks-nature

Berks Nature is an organization in our backyard dedicated to preserving the water and natural resources of Berks County, and is heavily involved in community engagement.  Donations make a tangible difference in our local community.  Two ways to give:

water.orgwater-org is a non-profit dedicated to bringing safe water and sanitation to people living in poverty around the world.  Co-founded by Matt Damon, they have already helped millions, and hope to help millions more with the support of donors.  They also help by providing micro loans and financial tools to assist regions lacking the financial infrastructure to build.  Here are two ways to give:

Any way you choose to give, inspire others by sharing your giving story using #MyGivingStory and #GivingTuesday to inspire others to follow.