Change Begins With Youth.
Pokelanthropy Inc. 501(c)3 is an innovative charitable organization serving as "The Original Pokémon Charity" devoted to making the world a better place through various initiatives designed to help those in need. The Pokelanthropy Inc. team serves as pioneers in the world of Pokémon having created the 1st IRS Public Benefit Entity known to humankind established October 2020. Together, we can make a difference in the world for generations to come. We can help keep the hobby alive for future generations by providing cards & toys to those in foster homes, hospitals, and homeless shelters on a global level. Whether you want to contribute financial contributions, time or items needed to carry out the mission; read more about our work and learn how you can make a change today.
To enrich the lives of children and young adults in need, by introducing the interactive and exciting hobby of Pokémon card trading and collecting, and filling youthful hands with Pokémon cards and joy.
Who is eligible?
Any children/community members in need.
“Nobody is left behind or forgotten”
Verified Charity with eBay
March 31st, 2021
We are happy to announce we are a verified charity with eBay. Anyone can support and contribute to our mission by selecting “Pokelanthropy Inc.” as their favorite charity to have a portion of your listing donated to support our cause.
Our Partnership With Ronald McDonald House Charities
January 12, 2021
Ronald McDonald House Charities: “We believe in supporting families around the world and helping them access the medical care and resources they need.”
New Sponsorship: Jason Paige
February 9th, 2022
Jason Paige, otherwise known as, The Original Pokémon Theme Song Singer, is an Official Sponsor of Pokelanthropy Inc. Jason Paige donated 50,000 of the custom "Voice of a Generation" trainer cards to be included in our outbound packages for children across the globe. We are so grateful for the generosity that Jason Paige has shown our organization. We look forward to bundling these cards in our gift boxes.
New Sponsorship: GradedGuard
February 10th 2022
GradedGuard provides Pokelanthropy Inc. with their exclusive Graded Card cases to include in our packages to children's hospitals and foster homes. Read more about GradedGuard below:
GradedGuard Graded Card cases protect your graded collectibles from dents, dings, and cracks- and feel great in your hand while doing it.
They are reversible so you choose which side you want to protect/display. Keep the clear polycarbonate facing the back for a familiar "phone case" holder-style feel with a front raised lip to prevent scratches. Or, use the polycarbonate on the front to add a nice shadowbox effect and prevent front wear.
Limited Edition PokePins Available NOW!
March 8th, 2022
All proceeds are helping mail 300,000 Pokemon cards and toys to Ukraine and surrounding children’s agencies.
The pins are $12. Please donate $12 through the "Donate Here" button below via PayPal to obtain your pin. Thank you for the support.
Current status: Pins have a 3-4 week processing time.
We have the contacts established in Ukraine and surrounding areas and the product. We are waiting for things to settle down before mailing out all the packages of cards and toys.
Cards for Ukraine Children
March 8th, 2022
As promised, Pokelanthropy Inc. has pledged 300,000 Pokemon cards and toys to Ukrainian children and surrounding areas. We have the product including cards, toys, & accessories. We also have the contacts and agencies that will receive these gift boxes. All we need from you is to help sponsor the shipping costs. As of the moment, all toys and cards are being packaged up and ready for outbound services — we want to gift the children impacted. Let’s bring smiles and happiness to innocent children in need. We thank you all in advance for your support. There are multiple ways to support our cause. Via item donations mailed to our PO BOx, monetary to cover shipping costs via the "Donate" button through PayPal, and marketing and posting our links & exposing our mission to your family and friends. Thank you.
"Life’s persistent and most urgent question is “What are you doing for others?”"
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
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How is Pokelanthropy Inc. 501(c)3 different than other charities?
Simple: this is Revolutionary. There is not anything currently in the world with this concept & service. Original.
I would like to make a donation. Is my gift tax deductible?
Yes! Of course. Pokelanthropy is a 501(c)3 tax deductible organized Charity. All gifts can be valued and a receipt given after retrieval of the gift.
EIN Number 85-3574195