Serving people who do great work in the world has been the cornerstone of our mission at CitizenRacecar right from the beginning, and every year for Giving Tuesday we like to take the opportunity to highlight the amazing nonprofits we’ve have had the pleasure of working with in the past year.
Here are (in alphabetical order) seven amazing organization that need and deserve your support!
Every day, 15 more people in the US are diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, which causes devastating deterioration of the motor neurons in the brain and spine. The ALS Association has worked for decades at the forefront of research and advocacy on behalf of people around the country living with ALS and their families.
We were proud to welcome ALSA as a client this past summer, taking over production of their excellent weekly podcast series, Connecting ALS.
Support ALS Association here: https://www.als.org/donate
American Littoral Society
The voice of America’s coastlines–some of the most rich and important ecosystems in the world–the Littoral Society provides advocacy, education, and boots-on-the-ground shoreline restoration that helps the plants, animals, and people who live on our shorelines not only survive but thrive.
We’ve been working with ALS for more than a year now on a really exciting video project that we hope to be able to announce publicly in the new year!
Support American Littoral Society here: https://www.littoralsociety.org/annualappeal.html
Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School
A truly extraordinary school in the heart of Brooklyn, BLMHS provides an education like no other, fostering creativity, love of community service, and a respect for each student as a unique person.
BLMHS is one of our longest-standing clients, and we’re proud to have collaborated with them on dozens of promotional video projects over the years. See one of the most recent here.
Support Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School Here: https://www.loughlin.org/alumni/donate
Gotham Center for New York City History
A division of the Graduate Center at City University of New York, The Gotham Center is a research and public education institution dedicated to advancing understanding of New York’s rich and living past.
We’ve provided production support for all three seasons of Gotham Center’s award-winning podcast “Sites and Sounds”.
Support The Gotham Center Here: https://www.gothamcenter.org/support-our-work
Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation
Since its founding in 2005, NETRF has provided invaluable education and outreach and more than $30 million in support for research to provide better knowledge, support and treatment for the more than 175,000 people living with Neuroendocrine Cancer in the US.
We’re proud to have been the production partner for NETRF’s excellent podcast NETWise since it was created in 2019.
Support NETRF Here: https://netrf.org/get-involved/give-now/
New York Academy of Sciences
With a membership of more than 20,000 scientists worldwide, The Academy drives innovative solutions to society’s challenges by advancing scientific research, education, and policy.
We’ve been producing podcasts for NYAS since 2012. Hear some of them here.
Support The New York Academy of Sciences Here: https://www.nyas.org/support-us/
New York Edge
New York Edge helps bridge the opportunity gap among students in underinvested communities in the five boroughs of NYC by providing after-school and enrichment programs that improve academic performance, health and wellness, self-confidence, and leadership skills for success in life.
We’re very excited to be collaborating with NY Edge on a new podcast series that’s scheduled for release in early 2022!
Support New York Edge Here: https://newyorkedge.networkforgood.com/projects/134776-fy22-individual-giving-no-campaign%20
However you give, thanks for making this a day to support the organizations that matter to you!