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How to Start a Non-Profit Chapter

Chances are, you already care about giving back to causes you believe in. That’s why you are here. Between monetary and material donations as well as volunteer time, there are plenty of ways to make a lasting impact on the lives of families in need. But what if you want to go a step further? In this article, we’ll outline the basic steps to starting a chapter of a nonprofit organization.

While starting an entirely new charity can be highly challenging and labor-intensive, starting a chapter of a pre-existing nonprofit is a simpler alternative. With the groundwork of founding an organization already out of the way, you will still have plenty of work to do - but you will also be that much closer to getting down to the real work you have set out to do: making a difference.

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How to Research Non-Profits to Support in 2022

Finding the right non-profit to support can be difficult. With the abundance of new non-profits being created on a regular basis, there are so many out there that choosing the best one can be nearly impossible. If you're interested in supporting a non-profit organization in 2022, here is an overview of how to perform research so you can be sure you're supporting the right agency. 

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How to Get Involved with a Non Profit

If you ever wondered how to get involved with a nonprofit organization, it begins with your heart. It will lead you to a cause that stirs a passion inside you, then you decide if you want to donate, volunteer, or do something more.

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How to Participate in Giving Tuesday

As a nonprofit organization, Sleep in Heavenly Peace relies on donations and volunteer crews help with assembling and delivering bedding for children and families in need year-round. Giving Tuesday is a huge celebration event to get more community members involved on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. Anyone can donate, volunteer time, and celebrate this opportunity to show global generosity towards those less fortunate. Here’s more about the Giving Tuesday program and how you can get involved in your community.

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How do Sponsorships & Donations Differ?

Per capita, Americans give more to charity than any other country in the world, and the majority of these donations are from individuals. Whether it’s time, talent or treasure, there are so many different ways to give, and that can bring up a lot of questions!

For instance, what’s the difference between sponsorships and donations when it comes to charitable giving? Here’s the answer and what it might mean to you and the organizations you promote or support.

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What is the Definition of Charitable Donation?

If you are one of the hundreds of millions of families who donate either time, talent, or treasure to a charitable organization throughout the year, you may be wondering what really counts as a charitable donation when it comes time to file your taxes.

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A Quick Guide to Deducting Your Donations

Many of us have at least one organization or non-profit that we donate to during the year, so when tax season comes around, we may be wondering how we can deduct those donations correctly, and effectively.

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Organizations that Help with Natural Disasters

A natural disaster can occur with little or no notice. Depending on your geographical location, fires, floods, hurricanes, earthquakes, tsunamis, ice storms, and heavy snowfall can damage property, crush infrastructures and injure or take human lives.

In the event of a natural disaster, knowing who you can turn to for information, assistance, and support is incredibly important.

Here is a list of organizations that are able to help when you, your family, and your community need it the most.

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What is a Disaster Relief Program?

Disasters, whether natural or man-made are by definition tragic events that disrupt human life, security, and functionality.

It’s because of this that disaster relief is defined as a human response designed to protect life and restore security and functionality. It’s that human compassionate response that rallies individuals (sometimes across the globe!) to coordinate and apply funds, manpower, technology, and more to bring order back from chaos.

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5 Ways To Get Help After a Natural Disaster

When a natural disaster happens, your entire world can literally be turned upside down.

When we see images of wildfires, tornadoes, and hurricanes on social media or TV, the most that we can usually experience is a shared sense of shock and empathy. But going through a natural disaster yourself is a completely different experience altogether, and unfortunately, there are some areas of the country that are bound to experience these kinds of natural disasters than others.

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