Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi is the well-known and prodigious translator of Pali Buddhist texts into English, and founder of Buddhist Global Relief, the visionary, Buddhist-inspired humanitarian organization that contributes to relief and justice efforts worldwide.
Well, BGR needs your help — and right this very second! This from our friend Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi:
We need your help! Tomorrow is the last day!!!
Chase Community Giving has awarded over $20MM in grants to over 500 charities in 41 states, Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico. Buddhist Global Relief is one of the nominees for “favorite charity” in Chase’s Community Giving program. The 196 charities with the most votes in the program will share $5 million in grants. You can place your votes until September 19.
Chase Customers: Go to http://Chase.com/ChaseGiving, log in, search charities for Buddhist Global Relief, and cast your ballot!Facebook Users: Vote here: http://www.facebook.com/ChaseCommunityGiving/app_162065369655?cv=2&app_data=location%7C/charity/view/ein/26-2852923/
Vote right now — there’s not much time left! If there’s an organization that epitomizes everything this blog is dedicated to exploring, it’s BGR.