Welcome to Omaze!

You’re here! You’ve officially joined the Omaze community, and we couldn’t be happier to have you. Thanks to the passion and generosity of donors like you, 200+ charities are creating even more impact all around the world. So what happens next? Glad you asked. We put together a video to say hi, share what you …

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving! This year, we put up a bulletin board in the Omaze office to share everything we’re thankful for. If you look closely you can see the usuals (family, pizza, dogs), plus a very special shoutout to YOU. We have a lot to be grateful for, but today we want to focus on all …

Winner Experience: Meet The Walking Dead Cast at New York Comic Con

Walking Dead superfan Rosalie braved the zombie-flooded halls of New York Comic Con to meet the cast at their panel. After catching insider details from the show’s cast and creators, she got to meet—and hug—a few of her favorite characters. Turns out, they’re not so scary after all. What was it like to be at …

Winner Experience: Meet David Lynch at the Festival of Disruption

Film and music buff Felipe lived out his greatest Lynchian fantasies at the Festival of Disruption in LA. A weekend full of meeting David Lynch, VIP access to the whole festival and even a damn good cup of coffee with Kyle MacLachlan. Sounds anything but disruptive. So how was the weekend? The whole thing was …

Winner Reveal: Cheer On Atlético Madrid in the Madrid Derby

Congrats to Robert T. from Cypress, CA who’ll fly to Madrid to cheer on and meet the Atlético Madrid team! Gooooooaaaalllllls, all around. Watch him find out below. A big thank you to everyone for supporting One Laptop per Child and their incredible work transforming children’s education. You guys rock.

Winner Experience: Yoga Weekend with Rachel Brathen

Glorimar might have won our most zen experience yet: a weekend yoga retreat on the Aruban beach with Rachel Brathen. From private stand up paddleboard lessons to beachside mimosas, our winner left feeling refreshed, rejuvenated and ready to take home Penny Lane, her goat. So, how was Aruba? Overall it was a very, very good …

Winner Reveal: Hang in Boston with Ben Affleck, Matt Damon and Tom Brady

Congrats to Rick G. from Springfield, MO, who donated $10 and will hang with Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Tom Brady over beer and pizza in Boston! It’s going to be a wicked awesome time. Watch how excited he is about them apples below. Thank you so much for supporting Eastern Congo Initiative, Water.org and …

Employee Spotlight: Sharif

Meet our Michigan Football-loving, video game-playing, Outkast-rapping Manager of Customer Experience, Sharif. Sharif’s passion and empathy for our donors and the human race as a whole is embedded in his history and personality. Today, we wanted to spotlight the man who spends his entire day spotlighting you, our Omaze community. Tell us what your day-to-day …

Volunteer Recap: Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

It’s amazing how a small act of kindness can brighten someone’s day. Even something as simple as pouring a cup of coffee. The Omaze team recently took part in the Industry Service Day at the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles (CHLA). We were invited to do fun activities with patients and pass out coffee to …

Winner Reveal: Surf in Fiji with Kelly Slater and Shane Dorian

Congrats to William B. from Portland, OR, who will jet off to Tavarua, Fiji, to surf with Kelly Slater and Shane Dorian! His $10 donation won him the trip of a lifetime—watch his reaction to the news below. Hope you’re ready to hang ten, William! Thank you for supporting two incredible causes close to Shane …