Giving Tuesday 2018

November 27, 2018 is Giving Tuesday.

Here are some basics about how it works.

 

HOW COMMUNITY FOUNDATION IS HELPING

CFWM is promoting local giving with a digital media and awareness campaign, #ValleyGivingTuesday, to support nonprofits’ Giving Tuesday fundraising efforts during this internationally recognized day of online giving.

WHAT YOU NEED TO DO NOW

1. Register: Register for Giving Tuesday
2. Be Found: Giving Tuesday Search – share this link with donors and supporters so they can find you organization.

3. Share With Peers:
 Engage with other local organizations who are promoting #ValleyGivingTuesday in the Pioneer Valley. If you haven’t already, join the private Valley Gives Facebook Group hosted by CFWM.


PRIZES!

The Community Foundation is offering prizes for Giving Tuesday!

Beginning November 2, we’ll be tracking all mentions of the hashtag #ValleyGivingTuesday on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Nonprofits and donors who use the hashtag in their social media efforts to promote #ValleyGivingTuesday will be automatically entered to win the following prizes:

$500 prizes – Pre-event promotion prize
One per county (Franklin, Hampshire and Hampden) for organizations promoting Giving Tuesday with the #ValleyGivingTuesday hashtag (drawn at random by county) between Nov. 2 and Nov. 26.

$1,127 on 11/27 – Organization prize
One per county (Franklin, Hampshire and Hampden) for organizations promoting Giving Tuesday on Nov. 27 using #ValleyGivingTuesday hashtag (drawn at random by county).

$1,127 on 11/27 – Donor prize
One per county (Franklin, Hampshire and Hampden) for donors who (after donating) on Giving Tuesday on Nov. 27 using #ValleyGivingTuesday hashtag to encourage others by spreading the word. (drawn at random by county).


MESSAGING & SOCIAL MEDIA OUTREACH

-Downloadable #ValleyGivingTuesday campaign images
Download and use these images for your email communications, social media posts or even printed / promotional materials. Click here for image files.
-Messaging
We are encouraging nonprofits throughout the Pioneer Valley to use the following tagline so that collectively we can raise awareness through consistency about Giving Tuesday in the Valley.  “The Valley Gives on Giving Tuesday: Give Local”

NEED A PLATFORM FOR DONATIONS?

Find an online giving platform for Giving Tuesday.