American Express’ Members Project®: Philanthropy Charges Ahead


Looking for a simple but impactful way to give back? Members Project® from American Express, in partnership with TakePart, is an initiative that allows you to get in on the action by voting on charities that you’d like to see get funding from American Express. With a total of up to 50 causes involved, there are a ton of opportunities to volunteer or donate to help make the world a better place.

Our Cause of the Week: International Medical Corps

For the next several weeks, we’re going to highlight a new charitable organization that’s a favorite of Flavorpill staffers. This week we’re focusing on International Medical Corps, a global, humanitarian nonprofit dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs.

Even though our Cause of the Week isn’t part of Members Project, you should check out similar charities, join, and start making a difference on

How? On the site, you can cast your vote every week to help decide which five charities will receive funding from American Express, volunteer your time, and donate to your favorite charities. Voting is open to everyone, and there will be five new winners every three months.