Celebrate Mother's Day with Razoo
Millions of dollars are spent each year on flowers, chocolates, and cards for Mother's Day. We'd like to present a different kind of gifting opportunity this year: Honor your mom this Mother's Day by making a contribution to one of these amazing nonprofit organizations that empower girls and women in the U.S. and around the world. Mother's Day is celebrated in the U.S. on Sunday May 9, 2010. Make your contribution today!
4Girls GLocal Leadership (4GGL) is a multi-generational women's leadership model to ignite, develop, and promote the leadership potential of the world's poorest girls.
The Akilah Institute for Women empowers young women to transform their lives by equipping them with skills, knowledge, and confidence to be leaders and entrepreneurs in Rwanda.
EI's mission is to break the cycle of poverty before it is transferred to yet another generation, by building more educated and productive communities.
LAAW is a local domestic violence organization that provides crisis intervention & support, legal information & advocacy, safety planning, and legal & social service referrals for victims of abuse.
Our Bodies Ourselves (OBOS), also known as the Boston Women’s Health Book Collective (BWHBC), is a nonprofit, public interest women’s health education, advocacy, and consulting organization.
Sojourner’s Mission is to provide safe shelter for women and children as well as advocacy and education for individuals and communities victimized by domestic violence.
TVbyGIRLS works with teen girls to develop leadership, cross cultural understanding, collaboration and social change using media tools.
Facts About Mother's Day
- In the United States, there are about 82.5 million mothers
- About 96% of American consumers take part in some way in Mother's Day
- More than 150 million Mother's Day cards are exchanged in the United States each year
- Retailers report that Mother's Day is the second highest gift-giving holiday in the United States
US Census Bureau, Hallmark, Greeting Card Association, Synovate eNation, IPSOS-Insight Floral Trends Consumer Tracking Study