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A look back at the year in giving

December 15, 2017

What a year it’s been.


Our biggest news yet!

November 20, 2017

It's official! uBack has partnered with Bank of America to unite mobile banking with mobile giving. 


How Google is taking corporate giving to the next level

October 26, 2017

At uBack, we love it when companies go above and beyond when it comes to giving back. It pushes us all to be better, to do better and to aim higher. We've got those who push us professionally. We need the same motivation philanthropically — all of us do. 


Our big idea for your company this holiday season

October 26, 2017

Hard to believe, but the holidays are almost upon us. Most companies use this time of year to say thanks — to their employers, their customers or both. This year, we've got an idea for you that goes beyond the standard Starbucks gift card. 


Announcing uBack's next big pitch!

October 24, 2017

That's right, friends: We are getting ready to hit the stage at the first-ever Southeast Fintech Venture Conference, taking place in our hometown of Charlotte on Nov. 20! 


Getting to know the chief development officer of the 6th largest YMCA in the country

October 09, 2017

Lauren Koontz is the executive vice president and chief development officer for the YMCA of Metro Atlanta, the sixth largest YMCA in the nation, with an annual budget of over $100 million.


The passion and purpose of Jennifer Levine Hartz, a CSR expert helping companies do well and do good

September 22, 2017

Jennifer Levine Hartz is the president of Corporate Hartz, an Atlanta-based company that provides corporate social responsibility consulting services and personal philanthropy development. In other words, it’s her job to help people and companies do more good in the world. Not a bad way to spend your working hours, in our opinion.


It's a major award! (If we win...)

September 15, 2017

For those of you who get our "A Christmas Story" reference in the headline, thank you. Creativity on a Friday afternoon is no small feat. Now, on to this award...


One of Charlotte's leading women executives loves a good laugh, a good cocktail and giving back to the Queen City

September 14, 2017

Linda Lockman-Brooks is the president and principal of Lockman-Brooks Marketing Services in Charlotte, N.C., someone who knows how to build a brand for products and services. But that’s just the tip of an extensive personal and professional resume. 


Eager to help after Hurricane Irma? Here's how

September 11, 2017

It’s hard to believe but we are once again looking at a catastrophic hurricane.


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