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Top 40 Social Good Trends in October

From Branded Climate Strikes to Tree-Saving Software

— October 26, 2019 — Social Good
From volunteering to donations, the October 2019 social good list showcases how individuals and businesses are contributing to building a better world.

There are many companies and groups out there that provide a unique service or advocate for social issues. Anjel is a grocery delivery platform that connects volunteers with people in need. 'Happy Family, Healthy Kids,' on the other hand, is a program in Michigan that supports children in stressed home environments and underserved communities.

Some of the October 2019 social good trends are incredibly immersive, designed to not only raise funds but also to more intimately familiarize people with the environment in need. A great instance of this is the SickKids Airbnb experience where guests are invited to visit the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit at the clinic.
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Volunteer-Celebrating Animated Ads
Volunteer-Celebrating Animated Ads
This Volunteer Canada Ad Highlights the Joys of Giving Back
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Awareness-Raising Autumnal Lagers
Awareness-Raising Autumnal Lagers
Camden Town Brewery's Seasonal Lager Fights Food Poverty
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38
Socially Responsible Smartphones
Socially Responsible Smartphones
The Fairphone 3 will Feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 Processor
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37
AI Food Insecurity Ads
AI Food Insecurity Ads
Feeding America Uses AI to Depict Food Insecurity in America
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36
Anniversary-Celebrating Book Fundraisers
Anniversary-Celebrating Book Fundraisers
First Book Canada Launches a 'Birthday Wish' Fundraiser
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35
Nutrition-Focused Kid-Centric Organizations
Nutrition-Focused Kid-Centric Organizations
TasteWise Kids Strives to Build Healthy Habits in Kids
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34
Health-Focused Educational Food Camps
Health-Focused Educational Food Camps
Camp Foodie Teaches Children About Cooking and Nutrition
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33
Specialist-Powered Weight Management Programs
Specialist-Powered Weight Management Programs
AdventHealth for Children Taps Nutrition & Wellness
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32
Injustice-Fighting Ice Creams
Injustice-Fighting Ice Creams
Justice ReMix'd by Ben & Jerry's Fights for Criminal Justice Reform
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31
Children's Daily Exercise Programs
Children's Daily Exercise Programs
The Daily Mile Promotes Kids Activity and Will Launch in the US
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30
Volunteer-Based Delivery Services
Volunteer-Based Delivery Services
ScripRide is a Mechanism Driven by Joint Community Members
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29
Kids Anti-Cyberbullying Apps
Kids Anti-Cyberbullying Apps
The BBC's Own It App Uses Technology to Improve Online Interactions
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28
Charitable Backpack Brands
Charitable Backpack Brands
STATE Offers a Stylish Bag Selection While Giving Back to the Community
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27
Hunger-Fighting Hotel Initiatives
Hunger-Fighting Hotel Initiatives
Omni Hotels & Resorts' Hunger Program Feeds Those in Need
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Company Climate Strike Initiatives
Company Climate Strike Initiatives
SodaStream Joined the Global Climate Strike
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25
Inclusive Healthy Eating Programs
Inclusive Healthy Eating Programs
'Happy Family, Healthy Kids' Targets Underserved Communities
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24
People-Powered Science Research
People-Powered Science Research
Zooniverse Relies on Crowdsourced Research and Volunteering Gigs
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23
Tree-Saving Softwares
Tree-Saving Softwares
The 'Code of Conscience' Stops Construction Vehicles In Protected Areas
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22
Inclusive Motherhood Artwork
Inclusive Motherhood Artwork
Forward Together's 'Mamas Day' Campaign Celebrates Immigrant Moms
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21
Anti-Vaping Campaigns
Anti-Vaping Campaigns
The United State's Government Launched a Tool To Help People Stop Vaping
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20
Educational Illusion Museums
Educational Illusion Museums
Museum of Illusions Toronto is Full of Unique Sensory Experiences
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Branded Climate Strikes
Branded Climate Strikes
Ben & Jerry's Will Close All Its Shops for a Global Climate Strike
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Natural Climate Solution Campaigns
Natural Climate Solution Campaigns
Greta Thunberg & The Guardian Launched the #NatureNow Campaign
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Volunteer-Matching Dating Apps
Volunteer-Matching Dating Apps
Swoovy Matches Users Together for Volunteer Opportunities
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Skill-Matching Volunteer Apps
Skill-Matching Volunteer Apps
Collaborate Matches Volunteers with Experience-aligned Opportunities
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15
Food Delivery Volunteer Platforms
Food Delivery Volunteer Platforms
Anjel Connects Grocery Delivery Volunteers with Those in Need
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14
Women In Film Panel Discussions
Women In Film Panel Discussions
Power Women Toronto Hosted a Talk with Prominent TIFF Directors
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13
Norwegian Film School Branding
Norwegian Film School Branding
Neue Design Studio Focuses on the Art of the Frame
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12
Pet Safety Awareness Treats
Pet Safety Awareness Treats
Hot Hounds Recently Launched the New 'Car-Baked Dog Treats'
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11
3D-Printed Human Organs
3D-Printed Human Organs
BIOLIFE4D Has Created a Small to Scale 3D Printed Human Heart
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10
Company-Wide Climate Change Protests
Company-Wide Climate Change Protests
Lush Cosmetics Joins Greta Thunberg To Protest Climate Change
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9
Social Impact Experiences
Social Impact Experiences
The SickKids Airbnb Experience Seeks to Raise Awareness and Donate Funds
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8
Converted Homeless Shelter Projects
Converted Homeless Shelter Projects
Holland Harvey Architects Boasts a Homeless Shelter in London
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7
Charitable Jewelry Collections
Charitable Jewelry Collections
Kendra Scott Engages in a Breast Cancer Initiative for October
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6
Accessible Campground Cabins
Accessible Campground Cabins
M-Rad Produces a Dwelling That is Catered to Those with Restrictions
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5
Food Waste-Preventing Bakeries
Food Waste-Preventing Bakeries
Milk & Cookies Bakeshop Sells 'Cake Scraps in a Sad Box'
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4
Waste Collection Payment Cafes
Waste Collection Payment Cafes
The 'Garbage Cafe' Accepts 1kg of Plastic Waste as Payment for Food
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3
Modular Social Housing Projects
Modular Social Housing Projects
Zeller & Moye Uses Adobe Brick & Concrete for Its Concept
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2
Vibrant Sculptural Education Centers
Vibrant Sculptural Education Centers
Supernormal Reimagines the Aesthetics of the Modern Daycare
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1
Experimental Social Housing Projects
Experimental Social Housing Projects
A Community Development in Hidalgo Boasts Affordable Housing
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