A DIGITAL PLATFORM POWERING REAL-WORLD IMPACT.
As the largest not-for-profit exclusively for young people and social change, DoSomething’s millions of members represent every US area code and 131 countries.
Using our digital platform, DoSomething members join our volunteer, social change, and civic action campaigns to make real-world impact on causes they care about. Sorry in advance for the #humblebrag, but here are just a few of our greatest campaigns.
TEANS FOR JEANS
Donated over 1 million pairs of jeans in a single year, enough to clothe half of all US youth in homeless shelters.
Powered historic youth turnout by registering 118,706 new voters in 2018 alone.
GET THE FILTER OUT (GTFO)
Cleaned up 3.7 million cigarette butts to protect the planet.
Made and mailed 41,287 Happy Ramadan cards, which were distributed to every mosque in the US.
POWER TO THE PERIOD
Donated 585,965 period products to shelters in the first-ever national period product drive.
Created the largest crowdsourced LGBTQ+ ally guide.
SOME OF OUR GREATEST CAMPAIGNS
How-tos, inspiring stories, videos, and playlists to live your best life and help others do the same.
Pays to do good.
Volunteer to qualify for easy scholarships, no GPA, essay, or recommendations required
Be part of something bigger. Use our digital platform to make change with millions of others.
Don’t just read the news…*change* the news. Learn how to make an impact on today’s headlines.
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BE PART OF SOMETHING BIGGER.
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Grandparents Gone Wired
Caesar helped his grandma stay connected by teaching her emojis!
Teens for Jeans
Jordyn and her friends donated 500 pairs of jeans to benefit a local homeless shelter.
Give a Spit About Cancer
Zachary swabbed his cheek to join the national bone marrow registry.
MEET OUR MEMBERS
FACES OF THE MOVEMENT
A DoSomething member is any young person who signs up for one of our volunteer, social change, or civic action campaigns. We’ve got *millions* of members making change in every US area code and 131 countries. Get to know some of them!
“Knowledge is power.”
“We love giving back to the community! It is a great way to contribute to an important cause.”
“I ran a give a spit drive on my campus. This campaign is LITERALLY saving lives!!!”
READ THE NEWS.
CHANGE THE NEWS.
Sign up for The Breakdown. Sent twice a week, this newsletter has explainers on the week’s headlines, plus ways you can impact them.
BOOST YOUR MOOD. BOOST INTO ACTION.
Sign up for The Boost! Every Thursday we’ll send you one inspiring article (like a how-to volunteering guide or the story of young change-makers), plus one immediate way to impact that cause space.
PAYS TO DO GOOD.
Subscribe to our monthly scholarships newsletter. You’ll learn how to win easy scholarships through volunteering (no GPA, essay, or recommendation required...ever).
Keyla shared a V-Day card with her s/o to give them the confidence to pursue their dreams.
Let’s Stress Less
Darren scored a scholarship for adding tips to our crowdsourced stress-busting guide.
Campaign: Take Back the Prom: Outfit Donations
Ricardo donated prom formal wear to make sure everyone could look and feel good at prom.
“This campaign allowed me to understand how important it is to show the person I am with how much I’m appreciative of them.”
“I want to rest my head on my pillow at night knowing that I did the best I could to follow my calling of helping people.”
“This campaign is important to me because I believe that everyone should be able to have an amazing prom filled with great memories.”
Sponsors power our campaigns by contributing financial and operational resources to DoSomething.org. The sponsor’s support enables DoSomething.org to use our platform to get the word out about the campaign. Prior to entering into any sponsor relationship, DoSomething.org ensures the campaign aligns with our mission and is something we can be proud to support and tout to our community.
LET'S DO THIS.