Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date?
To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below.

Internet Explorer 10, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.

Kevin Bacon's #GivingTuesday Challenge

Like us on Facebook:
The current article you are reading does not reflect the views of the current editors and contributors of the new Ecorazzi

Kevin Bacon, activist, actor and inspiration for the parlor game “Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon,” is celebrating #GivingTuesday by asking fans to create a charitable fundraising campaign for this year’s #GivingTuesday Challenge. Bacon’s organization SixDegrees.org is once again partnering with crowdfunding platform CrowdRise to host the challenge.

Bacon writes in Huffington Post, “In a perfect world every day would be #GivingTuesday, full of the spirit of generosity and paying it forward. That’s the very goal we champion at SixDegrees.org, a social network that makes it easy for you to support your favorite cause.”

Participants in the #GivingTuesday CrowdRise Challenge can raise funds for a cause of their choice. Incentives to participate include a one for one match for the first $60,000 raised, a $1,000 bonus for the first five campaigns to recruit twenty donors, and a $10,000 bonus for the top fundraiser.

If you would like to start a #GivingTuesday campaign for the CrowdRise Challenge, visit www.crowdrise.com/givingtuesday2013.

Photo Credit: Shutterstock

Related Stories on Ecorazzi:

+Kevin Bacon Makes the Set of ‘The Following’ Eco-Friendly

+Jane Goodall Releases Adorable Chimp Cards For #GivingTuesday

+Watch: Kevin Bacon Issues ‘Do Good’ Challenge to UMD Students

 

Like us on Facebook:
0 Comments

This week in the veganverse IV

Wonder why everyone is so concerned with vegan underwear, hot dogs, and how we’ll celebrate Easter? Me too! It’s this week in the veganverse, round four.

“Hero cow” becomes media darling to non-vegans everywhere

This pariah has earned her freedom through resistance and a seat atop the pedestal few non-human animals have ever sat. It’s The Hunger Games and she’s our Cow-niss.

THIS WEEK IN THE VEGANVERSE III

No one wants to date vegans, meat is getting the mayo treatment, and Finland get’s the first taste of new vegan fast food AGAIN.