FAQ

Preguntas frecuentes

WHY IS GIVE IT 4WARD UNIQUE?

1. CAMBIAMOS LOS RECEPTORES EN BENEFACTORES. Cuando las madres solteras dan el 25% de sus ganancias a la comunidad, aumenta su autoestima y aumenta su sentido de empoderamiento.

2. TENEMOS UN CONCEPTO OPEN SOURCE. Like the Linux Kernel that Android uses. We encourage our alliance partners to use our model afterwards free of charge. Our goal is to make the world a better place 100 years from now.

WHY DOES THE FOUNDATION ONLY HELP SINGLE MOTHERS START BUSINESSES?
La familia es la base de la sociedad.
Las madres generalmente unen a la familia.
Las madres solteras enfrentan la mayor presión para desarrollar este vínculo familiar con la menor cantidad de recursos.

WHY DOES THE FOUNDATION REQUIRE 25% OF THE BUSINESS’S PROFITS TO BE GIVEN TO OTHER CHARITY EFFORTS?
Because it’s better to give than to receive. The act of giving greatly increases a person’s positive self-esteem, has health benefits (see NYT article) and provides a powerful example to their community.

WHAT ARE THE MOST IMPORTANT CRITERIA IN SELECTING PROJECTS TO FUND?
Experiencia dentro de ese tipo de negocios, deseo de mejorar sus vidas y las de sus hijos, y el deseo de ayudar a los demás. En otras palabras, una mente aguda y un corazón amable.

WHY IS GIVE IT 4WARD FOCUSING ON PRISON SINGLE MOTHERS?
Porque hay pocas opciones viables para manifestar sus sueños y darles una segunda oportunidad.
Everyone deserves hope for the future (see NYT article). We not only give it, we give them the tools to make it for themselves.

WHY IS GIVE IT 4WARD IN NORTH AND SOUTH AMERICA?
Because we believe that a single mother's desire for a better life for her children transcends geopolitical boundaries.

HOW CAN I MAKE A DONATION TO GIVE IT 4WARD?
No puedes porque estamos financiados internamente.

IF I CAN’T DONATE MONEY, HOW CAN I HELP?

By asking your favorite charity if they can use our model to change receivers into givers.
People like to help other people, because it makes us feel good, like the people in this video.
Why can’t your charity’s recipients have that chance to feel good?

WHAT IS THE ESSENTIAL ELEMENT OF GIVE IT 4WARD’S MODEL?
The G4 kernel is to require non emergency aid recipients to give to a cause of their choice.
Then receivers become givers and feel better about themselves.

HOW CAN I HELP IF I DON'T HAVE ANY INFLUENCE TO CHANGE MY FAVORITE CHARITY?
Por favor síganos en instagram @giveit4ward porque la conciencia pública puede ayudarnos a lograr nuestro objetivo.
Please don't minimize the power of your actions.
There's an old African proverb that roughly says "If you think you're too small to make an impact, try spending the night in a room with mosquitoes"

WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I WANT MORE INFORMATION?
Envía un correo electrónico a contact@giveit4ward.org

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