Start Giving Local
We are a GuideStar Platinum community nonprofit mission driven to make wellness inclusive.
We take action with urgency to design innovative programs that inclusively improve the physical, mental, and financial health of community members in order to bridge the equity gap in health outcomes.
We work at the local level to help solve for the big global problems that impact our collective future.
Please support our efforts to make a measurable difference in the lives of others.
Start Giving Local is an IRS registered, GuideStar Platinum 501(c)3 organization.
Our mission: To support the greater social good by promoting community wellness with strategic programming designed to improve physical, mental, and financial health while fostering equity, inclusion, and innovation.
Community: We bring people with shared interests and common goals together to amplify achievement, magnify positive impact and improve health outcomes.
Wellness: We understand that physical, mental and financial health are a critical foundation for societal well-being.
Equity & Inclusion: We sincerely believe that in community every person should be valued and given an equal chance to thrive.
Urgency: We are committed to developing innovative high impact programs that quickly help the people who need support the most.
- Mon, Mar 01Kilter AppMar 01, 12:01 AM – Mar 31, 11:59 PMKilter AppJoin our charity team for a free 31 day wellness challenge! RSVP here for challenge updates. Join our Facebook community for motivational speakers, team challenges & a chance to win free gear. Track your miles on the Kilter app! Join the Miles for Meaning challenge on team Start Giving Local.
"The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members."
Coretta Scott King
Helping Now. Innovating for the Future.
Community Impact Initiative
At Start Giving Local, we are dedicated to improving community wellness. Our inclusive training & development programs help reduce economic stratification, foster career development, support local business, encourage entrepreneurship, & increase opportunity for underrepresented community members. Ask us how you can get involved as a volunteer or participate in an upcoming workshop or program.
Charity Athlete Initiative
With our organization’s mission always in mind, we strive to find fun ways to connect community, increase wellness & make a positive impact. Our Volunteer athlete initiative is a great example of our inclusive programming. Empowering individuals to participate in endurance events, fundraise for charity causes & support local businesses meets our win win win excellence goal. Contact us to learn more about joining our team.
Social Impact Initiative
With this initiative, our goal is focused on solving the big problems that will impact communities of the future. We bring together community members with diverse talents & skills to think about & respond to the big global obstacles that we collectively face: hunger, disease, environmentalism & many others. We believe that with access to the right resources, opportunity & technology people can make a difference. Learn more about our work by getting in touch with our team today.