It's Giving Tuesday on 29th November, and there are a number of charities taking part including (and these are by no means all there are!):
The Snow Leopard Trust - donations up to $100,000 will be doubled up to and including the 29th November 2022. (This has been extended by a day, looking at their website)
Vital Ground: Several generous Vital Ground supporters have launched their end-of-the-year $100,000 matching challenge, so donations on 29th November 2022 will be matched dollar for dollar, helping protect crucial habitat in the Northern Rockies for grizzly bears, wolves, deer and elk, native trout and much more
Rainforest Foundation US is raising $50,000 to expand our forest protection programs in the Brazilian Amazon, which, in recent years, has been slammed with record levels of deforestation and land degradation.
Wildlands Network is looking to raise $7,500 to ensure the future of North America's biodiversity. Invest in continental-scale conservation of wildife habitat and migration corridors. Contributions will support connected landscapes, enableing plants and wildlife to thrive. On Giving Tuesday, generous anonymous donors are matching your tax-deductible donation dollar-for-dollar, up to $7,500. Help them meet our goal!
Sloth Conservation - they are turning 20 hectares of primary forest in the South Carribean into a sloth reserve and scientific station. A donation of just $5 will contribute one square meter to this crucial project. You could also Sponsor a Sloth Crossing to help connect the habitat and help sloths (and other animals) cross roads safely or plant sloth-friendly trees to provide homes and food to sloths and other wildlife. This will also restore habitat in urbanized area
Space for Giants - they want to raise funds to help protect Africa's landscapes from climate change. It wants to create space by protectingi the vital landscapes that are vital for a healthy planet. $50 will protect 25 acres (10 hectares) of indigenous wildlife habitats; $100 will secure the future of 50 acres (20 hectares). Donate here
Help captive bears - International Animal Rescue need to build a new, state-of-the-art rescue centre so that they can save every single suffering bear and give them the love and care they need! They have run out of room and need to build for bears. Find out more and donate here - donations are doubled until the end of December.
Red Panda Network wants to double the area of red panda habitat they are restoring — to over 100 hectares! — and plant another 100,000 trees in red panda habitat in 2022. Their goal is to plant 200,000 trees in Nepal and restore at least 100 hectares of degraded red panda habitat in 2023! They also plan to purchase 25 of these hectares. Every dollar donated in November and December will be matched x2 by First Panda Challengers to protect red pandas and restore their habitat! Find out more
Sea turtles need help to survive on the coasts of Central America. Paso Pacífico rangers are ready to help. Please help turtles survive and also help the communities who are best positioned to protect them. Find out more from Paso Pacifico
Please keep checking back for more information on Giving Tuesday!