Happy Holidays from PowerToFly!
To celebrate the holidays, we hosted our 3rd annual "Secret Snowflake."
At PowerToFly, we're a small remote team spanning 12 different countries. We have a variety of backgrounds and beliefs, and we all celebrate different holidays. So, instead of your typical "office holiday party," we have a "Secret Snowflake," where each employee is randomly assigned another employee and donates $10 to a charity in their honor.
This gives us the opportunity to learn more about our Secret Snowflakes and get to know their teammates at the same time, as we ask around to learn more about our Snowflakes' interests, hobbies, and passions. (And of course, to contribute to some great causes.)
We spent time getting to know people we don't typically interact with on a day-to-day basis, while discovering charities and foundations all over the globe! Because we're all in different timezones, "small talk" isn't something we usually get to do a lot of, so meetings like this, where we have the opportunity to learn more about each other, are really special.
Here is the complete list of organizations that benefited from our Secret Snowflake. Of course, if you get inspired, feel free to reach out to any of these orgs with more holiday love.
- Pets in Spain
- Swim Across America
- The Humane Center for Animal Welfare: HCAW Humane Hero Program
- Leveling the Playing Field
- Little Paws
- Maumee Valley Save-a-Pet
- New Beginning Animal Rescue
- Palestinian American Council
- Centro de ayuda a la familias inmigrantes, Parroquia de Nuestra Señora de la Consolacion
- A Child's Place
- Girls in Tech
- World of Life Fellowship
- Crayons to Classrooms
- National Center of Transgender Equality
- A Shared Vision
- CASA New Orleans
- Elina Svitolina Foundation
- Ajpa Junín Ajpa
- Happy Home Ukraine
- Hogar Amor De Galgo
- Feeding America
- The Global FoodBanking Network
- Gates Philanthropy Partners
- Global Fund For Women: Champions for Equality
- Science Voices
- Faraja Cancer Support Trust
- Fundación Hearts of Gold
- MADRE, an International Women's Human Rights Org
- Valuable Girl Project
- Universal Peace Federation
- Heifer International
- Inside Broadway
- National Military Family Association
- Proyecto 4 Patas
- Rotary International
- St Vincent de Paul Society
- St Jude Children's Research Hospital
- Surfrider Foundation
- Teatro Centro de Arte
- The Trevor Project
- Voice for the Animals Foundation
- WWF: Fundación Vida Silvestre Argentina
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