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February 7, 2019

Why We Build: People Who Bring the World Closer Together

Over 400 community leaders gathered at our headquarters for the Facebook Communities Summit, where we announced a number of product updates

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November 14, 2018

People Raise Over $1 Billion for the Causes They Care About on Facebook

People have raised over $1 billion on Facebook for nonprofit and personal causes, helping to raise awareness and make an impact in their communities around the world.

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June 13, 2018

Making it Easier to Donate Blood

In honor of World Blood Donor Day, we are launching Blood Donations on Facebook.

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November 29, 2017

Facebook Social Good Forum: Announcing New Tools and Initiatives for Communities to Help Each Other

By Naomi Gleit, VP Social Good Today at the second annual Social Good Forum, we announced new tools and initiatives to help people keep each other safe and supported on Facebook. Mentorship and Support, a new product where mentees and mentors come together to connect and interact directly with…

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September 27, 2017

Introducing a New Feature in India to Help Increase Blood Donations

By Hema Budaraju, Product Manager, Health and Ritesh Mehta, Head of Programs, South Asia India, like many countries, has a shortage of safe blood. There aren’t enough people donating blood to meet the demand of people who need it. In some cases, this shortage leads to patients and their…

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September 14, 2017

A New Center for Crisis Response on Facebook

By Mike Nowak, Product Director, Social Good Today, we’re announcing Crisis Response, a new center on Facebook where people can find more information about recent crises and access our crisis response tools – including Safety Check, Community Help and Fundraisers to support crisis recovery – all in one place….

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June 14, 2017

Announcing Updates to Safety Check

By Naomi Gleit, VP Social Good As part of our ongoing commitment to build a safe community, today we’re announcing several updates to Safety Check: Introducing Fundraisers in Safety Check: people in the US will have the option to start a fundraiser from within Safety Check Expanding Community Help:…

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