Leave a Legacy Connecticut, a coalition of over 500 nonprofits, professional organizations, grant makers and community leaders, launches its 2nd Annual drive this June to urge Connecticut residents to write wills that will leave gifts to local charities. While 72% of all Americans give annually, only 6% leave bequests in their wills.
egenerosity.com, Lafayette, IN, has launched its intiative, “Email that Gives”. A patent-pending concept that provides users with free email accounts, will donate a penny to the charity of a user’s choice with every message sent.
Latitude Communications announced its sponsorship of the Corporate Charity Challenge, a philanthropic triathalon held in conjunction with this year’s San Jose International Triathalon. Latitude is challenging other Silicon Valley companies to sponsor corporate teams to raise funds for Via Rehabilitation Services, an organization dedicated to helping people with disabilities lead richer lives.