About

Valley Gives is one of the premier fundraising events for the Pioneer Valley, relied upon by nonprofit organizations and anticipated by donors.


Overview
Valley Gives 2018 will be held on May 1, 2018. The 24 hours of giving begins at midnight and ends at 11:59 p.m.


Successes
2018 will be the sixth time Valley Gives has been offered. During that time, Valley Gives has succeed in strengthening the Pioneer Valley.  In its first five years, Valley Gives has:

  • Received 97,095 donations
  • From 31,186 unique donors
  • Totaling $8,640,270 in dollars raised
  • By 51,258 donors (not unique individuals)

In addition…

  • Valley Gives has raised $290,000 from local business sponsors
  • The Community Foundation has provided $984,660 in prize money to participating organizations.

Hosting
The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts (CFWM) is the host of Valley Gives.


Inspiration from a Founder of Valley Gives

Co-founder – Al Griggs