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48in48 Nonprofit Highlight (Mother’s Day)

By carolew | May 11, 2019

Saving Mothers Isa Cuervo https://savingmothers.org/   No woman should die giving life. And yet, every year, more than 300,000 women and girls die from complications of pregnancy and childbirth. That equates to one mother dying every two minutes. In particular, mothers in developing nations are 43 times more likely to die during childbirth than mothers…

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48in48 & ActBlue in 2019

By carolew | May 6, 2019

48in48 is proud to work with ActBlue this year! ActBlue builds free digital fundraising tools that make it easy for any nonprofit to run a modern fundraising program online — and as a nonprofit ourselves, our only mission is to help other organizations achieve their goals through smarter fundraising! Our powerful fundraising platform enables nonprofits…

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48in48 Nonprofit Highlight (Earth Day)

By carolew | Apr 1, 2019

Each year, Earth Day offers a chance to recommit to doing our part to care for our planet. That’s something Trellis Horticultural Therapy Alliance does all throughout the year. We met this wonderful nonprofit during the Atlanta Super Service event in January 2019. A resource to grow and sustain horticultural therapy and accessible gardening programs,…

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International Women’s Day: 48in48 Recognizes Rankin Foundation

By carolew | Mar 6, 2019

In celebration of International Women’s Day, 48in48 highlights one of our nonprofit recipients from 2018, who celebrates women year-round! Honoring Jeannette Rankin, the first woman elected to the United States Congress, the Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund (JRF) helps adult women secure degrees that would allow them to enter the workforce successfully. “We’re working to…

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2019 Sponsorship Opportunities

By carolew | Jan 18, 2019

Sponsorship Opportunities Overview 2019

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The Season of Generosity Arrives with #GivingTuesday

By carolew | Nov 13, 2018

We are in the season to be thankful. The season to gather with those we love. The season to celebrate. And the season to give.   On November 27, 2018, nonprofits, charitable donors and volunteers, and communities will celebrate the seventh annual #GivingTuesday. Every year, this global day of generosity is celebrated the Tuesday following…

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48in48’s Impact in Atlanta and New York

By briannaow | Oct 25, 2018

Our volunteers, sponsors, and partners came together from October 12-14, 2018, in New York and Atlanta to help the helpers in their communities. After 48 hours of hard work and collaboration, their dedication resulted in a huge impact for participating nonprofits.   At A Glance 500 volunteers working together in Atlanta and New York $3…

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48in48 Thanks Delta Air Lines for Recent Growth and Impact

By briannaow | Oct 10, 2018

At 48in48 we are hard at work preparing for our October events in Atlanta and New York, and our inaugural London event, taking place in November. At each of these events, we will build websites and provide digital marketing services for 48 nonprofits.  We are thankful for our incredible partners and sponsors who have helped…

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What is a Social Entrepreneur? (Hint. It’s you.)

By fortyeight | Oct 6, 2018

“From education to inclusion, social entrepreneurs use market forces to build better societies.” Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship   Social entrepreneurs drive community innovation and transformation. They pursue community improvement goals with creative zeal, business methodologies, financial backing, and the courage to innovate. Bringing together all of this passion, stewardship, and intelligence, these people build…

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