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].

Rohingya Refugee Crisis

Thousands of Rohingya are fleeing the northern Rakine province of Myanmar to escape escalating violence and persecution in what the U.N. is calling “the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis.” Since August 2017, it’s estimated that more than half a million Rohingya have escaped over the border into Bangladesh. In just one month, at least 6,700 were killed, including 730 children under five years old.

[email protected] Announces Speakers for Employee Engagement Summit

Leaders from American Express, Best Buy, The Guardian Life Insurance Company, Johnson & Johnson, New York Life, PwC to share insights

Engage your employees on Red Nose Day this May 24

For the fourth year in a row, Global Impact is supporting employee engagement within U.S. corporations through Red Nose Day.

Finding a partner in the midst of a disaster

PartnershipMany of our corporate partners and their employees have shown great compassion and generosity to communities affected by the recent string of disasters, and we commend the efforts of those who stepped up in this great time of need.

Shaping the Global City

World / PexelsIn recent decades, we have seen a tremendous shift in the interaction of individuals, states and countries, resulting in an increased flow of wealth, philosophies and culture at the international level.

Partner Release: Philanthropy University Launches New Tech-Enabled Capacity-Building Platform for Global South Nonprofits

Philanthropy University aims to strengthen the impact of 5,000 local organizations in the Global South by providing free online courses, online communities and access to capital.

Global Impact Launches Growfund for Giving Circles to Unlock Greater Collective Giving for Social Impact

Custom version of Growfund charitable giving platform leads the shift in philanthropy by offering an easy-to-use and affordable Donor Advised Fund with community sharing features