Organizations we Support

The Blogsmith Donation Tracker

Since April 2021, The Blogsmith has made this charitable commitment:

 

Every month, we’re donating at least $1000 to a cause that aligns with our values and that is doing something positive in the world.

 

Track our progress and learn more about the organizations we support in doing amazing things:

Amount: $1000

Asian Americans Advancing Justice donation

According to Asian Americans Advancing Justice, “Our mission is to advance civil and human rights for Asian Americans and to build and promote a fair and equitable society for all.”

Help increase The Blogsmith’s impact by donating to AAAJ.

May 2021: Project Boom

Amount: $1000

The Blogsmith donation to Project Boom

According to Project Boom, “Project Boom is a student-run 501(c)(3) nonprofit taking donated computers and providing them to students and families who need one.”

Help increase The Blogsmith’s impact by donating to Project Boom(monetary donations and computers both accepted!).

June 2021: Denver Arts and Cultural Institutions 

Amount: $1000

The Blogsmith’s founder, Maddy Osman always wanted to be a patron of the arts. These programs get cut first when schools struggle with funding and budget but are so important for celebrating humanity’s shared experience.

As a result, for this month, we’ve decided to donate in the form of supporting memberships to the following arts and cultural institutions in Maddy’s local community:

– Denver Botanical Gardens
– Denver Museum of Nature and Science
– Denver Art Museum
– Denver Contemporary Art Museum

The goal is to maintain support beyond this year to make a bigger impact, perhaps switching around the specific institutions we’re funding next year.

July 2021: Food Bank of the Rockies

Amount: $1000

Food Bank of the Rockies July 2021 Donation

Food Bank of the Rockies distributes food and necessities to people in need through signature programs across Colorado and Wyoming.

They have a customizable platform that lets your raise funds in different ways. Help The Blogsmith’s impact by donating to Food Bank of the Rockies.

August 2021: Wild Animals Sanctuary

Amount: $1000

Wild Animals Sanctuary Blogsmith Donation August

The Wild Animals Sanctuary shelter and rehabilitate more animals as well as provide them with large acreage natural habitats. According to them, The Wild Animal Sanctuary is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Donate today and help The Blogsmith change the lives of animals.

September 2021: International Women’s Media Foundation

Amount: $1000

International Womens Media Foundation

International Women’s Media Foundation helps women journalists who deliver the world’s news and recognize their critical roles. Through their grants and programs, they empower, protect, provide training and opportunities for them.

Support every women’s right to learn and be heard through fundraising or making an online donation today.

October 2021: Innocence Project

Amount: $1000

Innocence Project The Blogsmith Donation Oct 2021

The Innocence Project has a mission to free innocent people who remain incarcerated, supporting them through DNA testing and advocate for reforms that will prevent future injustices.

Support The Blogsmith to combat wrongful convictions by donating to the Innocence Project today.

November 2021: Malala Fund

Amount: $1000

Malala Fund The Blogsmith Donation November 2021

Malala Fund supports every out of school women around the world to have a free, safe, and quality education. They invest in developing country educators in regions where the most women miss out on secondary education including Afghanistan, Nigeria, Lebanon, Pakistan, Ethiopia, Turkey, India, and Brazil.

Support every women’s right to learn and be heard through fundraising or making an online donation today.

December 2021: Advancement for Rural Kids, Inc.

Amount: $1000

Advancement for Rural Kids, Inc. Donation

The Blogsmith donated funds for emergency relief efforts to ARK’s (Advancement for Rural Kids, Inc.) Feed Back Program. Their mission is to secure families in the Philippines that have been badly affected by the Typhoon Odette (Rai).

The organization assists their partner communities in providing emergency food. This is to accommodate thousands of families in rural areas affected by the storm, who have yet to receive government assistance.

Help The Blogsmith support the rural communities in the Philippines with a donation today.

January 2022: ColoradoGives.org

Amount: $1000

The Community Foundation Serving Boulder County

The first month of 2022 donation was for ColoradoGives.org’s fundraising campaign for The Community Foundation Serving Boulder County.

This fundraiser supports the Boulder County Wildfire Fund, which is intended to help the community affected by fires last December 30th, 2021.

Get more information about ColoradoGives’ nonprofit partners or donate today to help The Blogsmith support some people who have lost their homes.

Mary’s Off The Street Club Fundraiser 2022

Amount: $250

Mary's Off The Street Club Fundraiser 2022

Contributed to Mary Spahr’s yearly charitable fundraiser for Off the Street Club (OTSC), a Chicago non-profit organization that serves children (ages 4 to 18) each year to keep them safe from the violence of West Garfield Park in Chicago.

The proceeds will be donated to the Club’s “Save our Summer” (S.O.S.) Program, which will help to fund the kids’ summer camp at Camp Mathieu. Its goal is to send 1,000 deserving kids on a memorable summer trip to spend their vacations safe and free of gang violence.

Total Impact in 2021-2022: $10250