Seattle, Washington, Sept. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Greater Good Charities is celebrating its 15th anniversary and investing more than $475 million in its mission, including cash grants, in-kind supplies and direct programmatic support in 121 countries around the world. Throughout September, to commemorate this milestone, Greater Good Charities will show how the global nonprofit is mobilizing to meet need and amplify good in the world, with activities on the ground.
“We are proud to celebrate this 15 year milestone and the work we have done globally. In the face of unprecedented natural disasters, a global pandemic and war in Ukraine, we continue to stand firm in our efforts to help those in need,” said Liz Baker, CEO of Greater Good Charities. “For the past 15 years, Greater Good Charities has remained true to its mission of helping people, pets and the planet by stepping up in response to need and amplifying good.”
Throughout September, Greater Good Charities will work to amplify good around the world, including distributing food to displaced people in Ukraine, providing survival backpacks to unprotected populations, transportation aerial rescue of pets at risk, by renovating an animal shelter. , distributing pet food and supplies to those in need, and hosting high-quality, high-volume free spaying clinics to help control pet overpopulation. Also in September, the nonprofit will launch a national companion animal advocacy effort to help solve the overcrowding crisis in animal shelters across the United States.
In 2007, Greater Good Charities was established as a grantmaking organization that raised funds online for nonprofit partner projects around the world. In 2012 the organization began running its own programs and today Greater Good Charities has grown into a global non-profit organization with 12 ongoing programs to help people, pets and the planet. Over the past 15 years, Greater Good Charities’ programs have included everything from funding the education of young women and leading biodiversity expeditions to transporting thousands of at-risk animals to new homes and renovating domestic violence shelters, neutering thousands of pets, and responding to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ukraine crisis, and catastrophic natural disasters.
In addition to reaching this 15-year milestone of $475 million invested in its mission, Greater Good Charities has proudly led and joined coalitions of blue-chip nonprofit partners and expanded corporate partnerships to amplify the much more efficiently. Awards for the nonprofit include a Platinum rating on GuideStar and a 100/100 rating on Charity Navigator.
To learn more about the history of Greater Good Charities and on-the-ground activities to celebrate the nonprofit’s 15th anniversary, please visit: https://greatergood.org/15-years-of- ggc
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Greater Good Charities is a global 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization working to help people, pets, and the planet by stepping up in response to need and amplifying good. Greater Good Charities, with a 100/100 rating on Charity Navigator, has provided more than $475 million in impact, including cash grants, in-kind supplies and programmatic support, to charitable partners in 121 countries since 2007. To learn more about how Greater Good Charities amplifies good around the world, please visit Greatergood.org or follow Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and TikTok.