The Nice Guide to Right Now

This Neighborhood Turned a Sad, Dying Weed into an Incredible Christmas Tree

After spotting the thing growing out of a crack in the sidewalk, they decked it out with tinsel, lights, ornaments, and a red and white tree skirt.
Beckett Mufson

9 LGBTQ Donations to Make in Mike Pence's Name This Holiday Season

'Tis the season to spite homophobes by opening your wallet to these incredible organizations dedicated to serving and uplifting LGBTQ people.
Leila Ettachfini
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Someone Donated a Giant, Terrifying Python to Goodwill

Turns out the manager is some kind of snake whisperer, so now he's just taking care of it.
River Donaghey
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Shark Charities Are Raking It in After That Stormy Daniels Interview

Trump reportedly said he hoped "all the sharks die," so now people are donating in his name.
Drew Schwartz

After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico's Three Kings Holiday Symbolizes Its Spirit of Resilience

With the island now over 100 days in darkness, the people plan to celebrate the upcoming holiday in a different way.
Miguel Guadalupe
Rise Up

It's 2018, and Puerto Rico is Still Dealing With the Fallout from Hurricane Maria

People in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands attempting to get back on their feet and rebuild their islands should not have to worry about evictions, late fees, negative credit reports or any other financial burdens due to no fault of their own.
Alice Rowsome
Rise Up

Concrete Ways to Support Puerto Rican Small Businesses Months After Hurricane Maria

The natural disaster left the island nation in a state of devastation. Here's how you can help locals get back on their feet in this urgent time of need.
Alice Rowsome

Puerto Rico's Hurricane Recovery Comes Down to a Meeting on Wall Street

As Washington continues to stall on meaningful recovery, an upcoming meeting in Manhattan has huge implications for the future of hundreds of thousands of workers on the island who were already dealing with an economic catastrophe.
Alice Rowsome
The Rundown

Facebook Announces New Fundraising and Disaster Response Tools To Help Your Favorite Cause

Your guide to Facebook's new Social Good Forum, what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
The Rundown

We Need #GivingTuesday to Make Up For Our Gross Spending on Black Friday

Your guide to #GivingTuesday. What’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff

Activists and Locals are Using Giant Hurricane Relief Aid Ships to Rebuild Puerto Rico

As the federal government stumbles on recovery efforts, individuals are stepping up to ensure a just recovery for the badly damaged island.
Alice Rowsome

Post-Hurricane Death Toll Rises in Puerto Rico Due to Lack of Water and Sewage Treatment

Weeks after Hurricane Maria hit, companies and NGOs are filling the void to provide safe drinking water across the island.
Alice Rowsome