Today is GivingTuesday, a day designating for sharing goodwill. It is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. This year Covid19 has impacted people throughout the world. Non-profit organizations are hurting and cannot keep up with the demands for their services. A Gallup poll conducted during the coronavirus pandemic shows the percentage of Americans donating to charities hit a new low of 73%. In prior years’ polling, the percentage is usually more than 80%.
Due to the negative impact from Covid19, the IRS is allowing a special rule for enhanced tax deductions for business contributions of food inventory for the care of the ill, needy or infants. More information:
This is an opportunity for people everywhere to connect and support the causes and communities that are important to us.
“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”
― Mahatma Gandhi