Some of us are lucky enough to indulge in travel as a passion, and some are able to see different cities and countries and meet different cultures through work trips. Not often enough do we take into consideration the footprint we leave on the planet and the environment while doing so. While we also are fortunate enough to get on a plane, a train, or a car, there are many people that are not able to get basic living necessities.
W4W is a nonprofit organization established with a clear goal—to provide access to clean water for everyone who needs it. A secondary goal is to redefine how humanitarian aid is implemented. W4W's approach is providing practical solutions through water source creation (well digging, well restoration, and rainwater harvesting) and water purification (water filtration systems) based on specific needs. W4W has conducted programs in over 40 countries resulting in clean water access to close to 4 million people worldwide.Learn More
Cool Earth is dedicated to addressing climate change through the protection of rainforests. The funds are used by local communities to run sustainability education programs, development of solar energy farms, bee-keeping projects, and sustainable waste solutions. Cool Earth now protects around 105 million trees which have resulted in the storage of 48 million tonnes of carbon. The charity has also invested in 40 local community-run sustainability projects, from the Amazon to the Congo Basin.Learn More
World Central Kitchen is a nonprofit organization devoted to providing meals in the wake of natural disasters. Founded in 2010 by chef José Andrés. NGO has organized meals in the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Zambia, Peru, Cuba, Uganda, Haiti, Bahamas, Ukraine, and United States.Learn More
Nonprofit that focuses its efforts on legislation regarding climate change. POW helps passionate outdoor people protect the places they live in and lifestyles they love from climate change. If your hobbies include outdoor activities - this is definitely something you would want to join!Learn More