Extending its long-standing relationship with GivingTuesday, PayPal has today announced it is supporting #GivingTuesdayNow, a new global day of giving and unity as an urgent response to the unprecedented COVID-19 crisis. On #GivingTuesdayNow, PayPal is coming together with companies and organizations around the world to support this new initiative in a time of great need.
During this period of uncertainty, PayPal is working to drive innovative ways to support its customers, local communities, and employees, leveraging technology and partnerships to help those who are struggling. As part of its #GivingTuesdayNow efforts, PayPal is enabling people, businesses, and charities to support the causes they care about, including donations to global relief campaigns, donating credit card reward points, or volunteering virtually from home.
“We are inspired by the outpouring of grassroots generosity and global giving on our platform,” said Dan Schulman, CEO, PayPal. “During the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re working to support relief efforts for our most vulnerable communities, and we are proud to support #GivingTuesdayNow and its commitment to COVID-19 relief. We have joined with GivingTuesday and other partners to raise awareness for this global day of giving and unity, and to support the people, communities, small businesses and charities who need our help.”
Today, PayPal is introducing several ways that people, businesses, and charities can support #GivingTuesdayNow:
Click here for more information about each initiative, and additional ways to support on May 5th.
COVID-19 has impacted people, businesses, and nonprofits around the world, from individuals caring for a sick family member, to hospital workers on the front lines, to local small businesses struggling to stay afloat. There are many ways to give help and get help this #GivingTuesdayNow.
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