Nonprofits pulled out all the stops & created some unique campaigns to get noticed and inspire donations. Others used tried and true tactics, like telling people exactly what their donation will “buy” or using matching grants.
Give $20 & be entered in raffle for Tea for 2 at the Georgian Room courtesy of @Fairmont #GiveBIG http://www.seattlefoundation.org/npos/Pages/LUNGevityFoundation.aspx?bv=nposearch #seattle #lungcancer
UPDATE! We are now at $7,500! Hurry over to the GiveBIG website to make your donation and help us reach our goal! Remember that our board is matching up to $20K and the Seattle Foundation is matching an additional portion! THANK YOU!! (image by Stan Raucher)
Huge thanks to everyone who has donated so far! We have about 8 hours left and we’ve received over 60 gifts today for almost $10,000! That means we’re able to take full advantage of a $5k challenge match by Lalie and Carlo Scandiuzzi!Keep the momentum going and GiveBIG to Theatre Off Jackson today!
Inspired by The Seattle Foundation’s GIVE BIG day. They have raised 6.5 million dollars in less than24 hours. Freakin Amazing! I think we should do this in Tucson. But first I have to write the minutes for the Association of Fundraising Professional meeting. One step at a time.There is still time to give to your favorite charity and if you don’t have a favorite you can give to one of my favorites, SEATLE DANCE PROJECThttp://www.seattlefoundation.org/GivingCenter/GiveBIG/Pages/Default.aspx