A Social Media Humanitarian Movement
Inspired by and with the assistance of her loyal fan base, Amanda Brugel mentors a ground-breaking charitable organization appropriately called; Brugs Army. In 2013, the first recipient of a Brugs Army event was Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, where a more than $25,000 was donated to the facility. In 2014, Brugs Army raised $5,000 for Ernestine’s Women’s Shelter while donating over $4,000 of items to their food and clothing bank.
WHAT. Brugs Army is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds for established charitable groups, focusing heavily on improving the lives of women and children. With a strong national and international following, Brugs Army is one of the cardinal volunteer organizations imagined and actively run through social media platforms.
WHY. According to Nielsen, the total time spent on social media sites has increased to 121 billion minutes per month. That’s a lot of minutes. Simply put, we’re most effective online. Because you are online. We can spread information to other countries, mobilize support & inspire philanthropy in seconds.
WHO. With a membership that represents over 10 countries, Brugs Army is a group of altruistic volunteers undivided by a desire to perform good deeds. We’re Guardian-Angel Rock Stars. No fees, contracts or prerequisites to join.
HOW. Sign in to Twitter. Follow @BrugsArmy. You’ll receive updates on current and upcoming Brugs Army events. Pitch in when you can. Donate what you can. Or accomplish a good deed and tell us about it. ’Til The Wheels Fall Off…
MISSION. To assist non-profits, hospitals, charities, youth organizations and shelters that have need to generate the funds necessary to achieve their goals.
Founder: Amanda Brugel
Executive Director: Kate Terry
Consulting Director: Alexandra Spada
Logo Design: Angelina Nicolaou
BA HONORARY BENEFACTOR: ANONYMOUS