During a government shutdown, the organizations trying to help others also face uncertainty as budgets deplete and less people donate.
Now that you’ve spent a holiday weekend treating yourself, here are some local organizations giving back to the community that could use some help this Giving Tuesday.
Two both nonprofits focused on jobs and services for people with disabilities, are merging, creating one of the largest employers of people with disabilities in the mid-Atlantic, and one of the Washington area’s largest nonprofits.
Nonprofit groups are rejecting federal grant money to combat violent extremism because of President Donald Trump’s actions involving the Muslim and Arab community.
Toys for Tots in Washington County, Maryland has raised roughly $23,000 and collected 17,000 toys for needy children.
Facebook Inc. has unveiled a new feature that lets people
contribute directly to a nonprofit through a donate button.