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We have a day for giving thanks. We have two days for getting deals. Now we have a day for giving back! Tuesday, December 1, 2015 is the fourth annual celebration of #GivingTuesday. Be part of a national celebration of generosity, a day to give a gift that makes an impact. This is an opportunity to give an on-line donation to support the work of the causes you care about. It’s an easy way to be a part of something big, and include what you care about as a part of your holiday giving.

Click here to view to read more about national #GivingTuesday efforts

 

Here is how you can participate:

1) Browse this list and pick your favorite organization. Or select a nonprofit sector to choose an organization doing work you care about.  You can also type a Key Word into the search bar to find an organization.

2) Click on the link which will take you to your group’s giving page.

3) Make your gift.

4) FEEL GREAT – you just made a difference!

5) Share what you did with your friends on facebook & twitter – use #GivingTuesdayChesCo to help this project go viral.

6) Check back after December 5th – we’ll let you know how many people participated and how much money was raised for local non-profits.

Here’s how to join the list of nonprofit organizations:

1) Visit this page to learn more.

2) Submit the participation form.

3) Your submission will be reviewed for completeness and then uploaded to this site.

4) Promote #GivingTuesdayChesCo

5) Check back after December 5th – we’ll let you know how many people participated and how much money was raised for local non-profits.

 

A note about participation:

Nonprofit submissions will be accepted until November 15, 2015. This is a volunteer-led initiative and effort was made to reach out to as many non-profits as possible for inclusion by this date. If your favorite organization is not listed, please let them know and encourage them to join us!

Disclaimer:  #GivingTuesdayChesCo reserves the right, to delete or block any individual, business, organization, community group for any reason or for no reason at all, including, but not limited to, anyone or any group using the logo in a manner inconsistent with the mission of #GivingTuesdayChesCo (such as any use that spreads hateful messages or speech, or promotes a completely unrelated project).  The #GivingTuesdayChesCo website is a directory of participating nonprofit organizations. The inclusion of any website or organization does not imply endorsement or sanction by the committee or volunteers.