News & Press Releases

Global Impact reacts quickly to the evolving priorities of donors. Our expertise, business acumen and efficiency ensure that charitable gifts are used to address the most pressing problems facing the poorest and most disadvantaged people. For the latest information on the work we are doing to meet critical humanitarian needs around the world, see our current and archived press releases and news stories below.

Please direct all media inquiries to the attention of Global Impact Director, Marketing & Communications, Micaela Vivero at 703.717.5265 or email [email protected].

Corporate Engagement's Critical Role in the Success of the SDGs

Just last year, the United Nations finalized the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a group of objectives that will continue the Millennium Development Goals’ (MDGs) journey to make the world a better place.

The Hilton Prize Coalition's Storytelling Series: Nepal

We're pleased to launch the Hilton Prize Coalition Storytelling Program in Nepal with a blog series from the field.

February 20: World Day of Social Justice

In 2007, the UN General Assembly declared that February 20th would be recognized annually as World Day of Social Justice.

In Memoriam: Judy M. Miller

It is with a deep sense of loss and sadness that I must inform you that our colleague, Judy Miller, has passed away. Judy was known throughout the nonprofit community as a tireless advocate for vulnerable and disadvantaged people around the world.

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

Tomorrow is the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). Originally put in place by Nigerian First Lady Stella Obasanjo in 2003, it was soon adopted by the UN.

World Cancer Day

As the leading cause of death worldwide, cancer affects everyone, no matter where they live, who they are or what they do.

Philanthropy News Digest: Gen X and Millennial Women: Ready to Give in More Meaningful Ways

Over the past couple of decades, baby boomers have been the lifeblood of charitable giving in the U.S., their rock-steady giving fueling nonprofits' efforts to make a difference in the world.

Global Impact, CleanSpark Partner to Solve the Global Energy Crisis

Global Impact, a non-profit organization that partners with groups like the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Clinton Foundation, Operation Smile and Global Vision to invest in humanitarian solutions for the world’s most vulnerable people, has partnered with San Diego-based microgrid technology company, CleanSpark, to establish a social sector development program that will deliver 100% sustainable energy to impoverished rural populations.

Global Impact Report Highlights Impact through Partnerships

Global Impact, whose mission is to build partnerships and resources for the world’s most vulnerable people, released its FY15 Annual Report, Dec. 11, 2015.

International Human Rights Day

Over 60 years ago, the UN adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. To commemorate this event, the 10th of December was declared International Human Rights Day.

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