Through eBay for Charity, shoppers can give back with that perfect gift.
December 4, 2019 /3BL Media/ - Beginning today through December 12th, eBay for Charity’s Giving Tuesday campaign kicks off with exclusive, one-of-a-kind fashion, sporting and music items plus VIP experiences. Only available on eBay, all proceeds will benefit a number of charitable organizations.
For Patrick Quiroz, working at Goodwill San Francisco is more than just a second chance — it’s where he finds a sense of community and empowerment. Before joining Goodwill, Patrick had difficulty getting hired due to his legal record. After completing the GoodWill Industries Job Training Program, Patrick worked his way up to become the Assistant Ecommerce Manager at GoodWill’s San Francisco location. He now oversees the shipping departments within the South San Francisco warehouse.
Today, eBay for Charity announced that the program reached a major milestone: $1 billion in total funds raised for charities around the world.
To date, eBay for Charity has more than 83,500 global charities registered on platform – up 26% year-over-year – and is enabling $211 every minute in charity funding by eBay buyers and sellers, an increase of almost 10% compared to last year (through eBay for Charity, 100% of funds raised go back to intended nonprofits).
eBay for Charity reaches major milestone ahead of its 2020 goal.
Today, eBay for Charity announced that the program reached a major milestone ahead of its 2020 goal: $1 billion in total funds raised for charities around the world.
Charitable giving on the platform is on the rise. To date, eBay for Charity has more than 83,500 global charities registered on platform – up 26% year-over-year – and is enabling $211 every minute in charity funding by eBay buyers and sellers, an increase of almost 10% compared to last year. Through eBay for Charity, 100 percent of funds raised go back to intended nonprofits.
Employees across the company celebrated Pride Months in support of the LGBTQ+ community.
By: Francesca Hellebrandt, eBay News Team
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eBay is a company with a mission that is bigger than any single moment: to create opportunity for all. By championing a diverse and inclusive workforce, we not only aim to reflect our customer base but also to position ourselves to make a positive impact on society.
80+ VIP Packages & Experiences Now Available for Bidding
ESPN’s annual ESPYS Auction benefiting the V Foundation for Cancer Research is once again teaming up with eBay for Charity for its 15th year. Bidding for the 80+ VIP packages and experiences is now available on eBay and will remain open through July 10.
This year fans have the chance to bid on everything from exclusive meet and greets with celebrities, athletes, coaches and league executives as well as behind-the-scenes opportunities with ESPN on-air personalities and other unique experiences.