Organizations & Charities

Thumbs Up! works with Local and National charitable organizations to help those in need. Don't see an organization that is important to you? Send us an email and we will put it on our list for future rotation! To contact us, please use buyerdirectedgiving@thumbsuphanger.com.

Click the names to see more information about each one or to check out their website. You will also be presented with a special code that when entered during checkout will donate part of your order to that organization (applies to the 20-count pack only).

Local

Angel's Wish of Dane County Angel's Wish of Dane County
Angel's Wish

Angel's Wish is dedicated to reducing animal overpopulation, rehoming companion animals, and raising awareness of animal welfare issues in South Central Wisconsin.

Checkout Code: AWDC

Dane County Humane Society Dane County Humane Society
Dane County Humane Society

Helping People Help Animals.

Checkout Code: DCHS

Dr. Darren Bean Memorial Fund Dr. Darren Bean Memorial Fund
Dr. Darren Bean Memorial Fund

For a personal donation to the Bean Family in memory of Darren Bean, MD, of the Med Flight crew.

Checkout Code: DBMF

Middleton Outreach Ministry Middleton Outreach Ministry
Middleton Outreach Ministry

Middleton Outreach Ministry lead a community-wide effort to improve the quality of life for all citizens, especially those with critical needs.

Checkout Code: MOM

Optimist Club of Middleton Optimist Club of Middleton
Optimist Club of Middleton

By providing hope and positive vision, Optimists bring out the best in kids.

Checkout Code: MIDOPT

UW Veterinary Medicine - Companion Animal Fund UW Veterinary Medicine - Companion Animal Fund
UW Veterinary Medicine - Companion Animal Fund

Provides support for health care studies dealing with the diseases and disorders that afflict animals, and provides support for other needs within the veterinary medical education program such as scholarships and special equipment.

Checkout Code: UWCAF

Saint Andrew's Catholic Church Saint Andrew's Catholic Church
Saint Andrew's Catholic Church

We the faith community of Saint Andrew, united with the faithful throughout the world, gather together to recognize God as the Source and End of our entire lives.

Checkout Code: SACC

St. Bernard's Catholic Church St. Bernard's Catholic Church
St. Bernard's Catholic Church

A Catholic, eucharistic community, glorifying God through prayer, sacraments and service; Building oneness with God and neighbor.

Checkout Code: SBCC

United Way of Dane County United Way of Dane County
United Way of Dane County

To unite and focus the community to create measurable results in improving people's lives and strengthening our community.

Checkout Code: UWDC

Wisconsin Academy for Graduate Service Dogs Wisconsin Academy for Graduate Service Dogs
Wisconsin Academy for Graduate Service Dogs

WAGS strives to provide an unobtrusive helpmate to our clients; not a burden to deal with. We select a quiet, unexcitable dog so that its human partner is not constantly required to manage behavior.

Checkout Code: WAGS

National / International

American Catholic Charities American Catholic Charities
American Catholic Charities

Catholic Relief Services approaches emergency relief and long-term development holistically, ensuring that all people, especially the poorest and most vulnerable, are able to participate in the very fullness of life — to have access to basic necessities, health care and education — all within peaceful, just communities.

Checkout Code: ACC

American Jewish Committee American Jewish Committee
American Jewish Committee

The American Jewish Committee has worked since 1906 to safeguard and strengthen Jews and Jewish life worldwide by promoting democratic and pluralistic societies that respect the dignity of all peoples.

Checkout Code: AJC

Boy Scouts of America Boy Scouts of America
Boy Scouts of America

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.

Checkout Code: BSA

Girl Scouts of America Girl Scouts of America
Girl Scouts of America

Girl scouting builds a girl of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

Checkout Code: GSA

Optimist International Optimist International
Optimist International

By providing hope and positive vision, Optimists bring out the best in kids.

Checkout Code: OI

American Red Cross American Red Cross
American Red Cross

The Red Cross is charged with the mission of helping Americans prevent, prepare for, and respond to disasters and emergencies.

Checkout Code: RC

Myanmar Relief (Red Cross) Myanmar Relief (Red Cross)
Myanmar Relief (Red Cross)

Disaster relief fund

Checkout Code: MYRC

Ruffed Grouse Society Ruffed Grouse Society
Ruffed Grouse Society

Conservation is our main mission.

Checkout Code: RGS

St. Vincent De Paul St. Vincent De Paul
St. Vincent De Paul

Whether it's a fire, a hurricane, an earthquake, or a flood, when the next disaster strikes, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul will offer HOPE, our state-of-the-art mobile feeding kitchen.

Checkout Code: SVDP

United Way International United Way International
United Way International

Helping build community capacity for a better quality of life worldwide through voluntary giving and action.

Checkout Code: UW

United States Humane Society United States Humane Society
United States Humane Society

Celebrating Animals, Confronting Cruelty.

Checkout Code: USHS