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Category: Emergency Response

How to Support the Victims of the December ’21 Tornado Disaster

The devastating news of the Midwest and South Tornado storm has us on edge (reminds us of our earlier Texas Winter Storm). We’re reaching out to the Midwest and South community to see how we can help. In tandem, we have compiled a list of places to donate items and…

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COVID-19 Resources for Nonprofits and Social Impact Organizations

COVID-19 and its variants continue to impact our global community, nonprofits, and social impact organizations. In this light, we gathered our key resources to help you prepare. Read on to review the resources. Nonprofit and Social Impact Organization Resource List: Review a variety of toolkits, articles, and guides from the…

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COVID-19 Resources for Higher Education Institutions

COVID-19 and its variants continue to impact our global community and institutions of higher education. In this light, we gathered our key resources to help you prepare as you welcome students back for a new semester. Read on to review the resources. Higher Ed Resources List: Review a variety of…

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Turning the Corner Toward Community Health: Vaccine Distribution Initiatives

Last week, in the midst of a pandemic, Texas faced an unprecedented winter storm. Millions were left without power or water; for those who had water, it was often unsanitary. Our own team sought solutions to keep us safe and warm, which we compiled here. We saw local organizations leverage…

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Stay Safe Texas: Resources and Guidelines for the Winter Storm

The past days have been devastating for many communities in our home state of Texas, leading to the declaration of a state of emergency. As of Thursday morning, hundreds of thousands in Texas remained without power in the aftermath of an unprecedented winter storm. Our own team has been significantly…

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Genentech: Investing in Local Mentoring Change, From a Distance

This post is part of our Spotlight series, where we spotlight our incredible partners. We are so thrilled that GivePulse has been able to work with these nonprofits, institutions, and corporations! More than 40 years ago, Genentech founded the biotechnology industry with the invention of genetic engineering. Today, they remain…

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COVID-19 Testing: Meeting the Challenges to Safely Reopen

Recently on the blog, we outlined the importance of contact tracing to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, and shared how our partners can get involved. Following on this, we now examine the importance of testing to alleviate the spread of COVID-19 as our communities continue to carefully reopen.  Learning from…

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United We Stand (6ft+ Apart): Best Practices for a Safe Reopening

As of May 20, all fifty states have begun the process of a safe reopening. Your institution, organization, or office might be considering what this means for the upcoming months. While some will opt to continue working, learning, and engaging remotely, others will decide to return to in-person activity in…

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