Celebrities and large media enterprises have taken on the task of spreading the word about GlobalGiving. GlobalGiving has been highlighted in the New York Times, The Washington Post and featured on CNN and NPR, among others.
In June 2010, New York Times columnist Nick Kristof promoted donations to GlobalGiving's HeroRats project as an alternate gift for Father's Day in an Op Ed article:
How to Change The WorldNicholas Kristof, June 17, 2010
The article resulted in over a quarter million dollars in donations to GlobalGiving projects!
GlobalGiving has also been acclaimed in books by well-known authors including William Easterly and championed by celebrities such as Oprah. Visit GlobalGiving's Media Room to read other news stories spotlighting GlobalGiving.