The Giving Back Fund is a Multiplying Good One in a Million Award recipient. They are among the millions of people who are putting others first and using service as a solution to the problems we're facing. Read his story below then nominate someone who's making a difference during this unprecedented time!
One in a Million Award recipient: The Giving Back Fund
Where they are multiplying good: Los Angeles, CA
How they are multiplying good: The Giving Back Fund has opened up 15 new foundations all related specifically to COVID-19 and has waived start up fees and monthly administrative fees! Some of the new foundations are listed below. Covid Tech Connect About: Involves purchasing tablets for hospitals to allow COVID-19 patients to connect with their families during their time in the hospital. A Million Masks About: A Million Masks is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to secure emergency Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for frontline hospital workers in New York City. Vent Life About: In direct response to COVID-19, UCLA staff and students, current and former SpaceX engineers, and a SxSW award-winning innovator established VentLife to rapidly raise and distribute funds for the Research and Development of clinically effective low-cost ventilators. VentLife will then provide those ventilators to areas where they can have the most impact in the most immediate way! Invisible Hands About: Volunteers delivering groceries and supplies to the most at-risk community members facing COVID-19. Food to Eat NYC About: FoodtoEat partners with immigrant, women, and minority-owned restaurants in New York City to assist with booking catering jobs at corporate offices throughout the city. We are asking for individuals to place catering orders or to donate directly through this campaign. With the donations that come in, we will place orders with restaurant partners and donate all the orders to shelters and food banks in New York City. We will be partnering with the institutions serving the most vulnerable folks during this unprecedented time. Frontline Wine About: We're giving away bottles of wine to the medical professionals who are working day and night to keep our world spinning.