Community, Nonprofits and Businesses sharing Information
Time: May 3, 2016 at 8am to May 4, 2016 at 8pm
Website or Map: http://www.thegreatgive.org
Event Type: fundraiser, giving, challenge
Organized By: The Community Foundation for GNH
Latest Activity: May 2, 2016
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven announces The Great Give® 2016, The Foundation’s seventh community-wide online giving event to raise funds for local nonprofits serving Greater New Haven.
Over a 36-hour period from May 3 at 8:00 am to May 4 at 8:00 pm, gifts made to over 400 participating nonprofits will be eligible to be matched; more than $190,000 in matching funds and prizes for nonprofits is available. Grand prizes will be awarded to the nonprofits that attract the most number of individual donors ($15,000), get the greatest number of new donors ($10,000), raise the most money ($5,000) and more.
Gifts will be matched on a pro-rated basis with additional funds by The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven and Valley Community Foundation. Local businesses and corporations, including Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Liberty Bank Foundation and others, are offering prize and match money during the 36 hours. Additional features for donors have been added.
A list of participating nonprofits, prizes and rules is online at www.thegreatgive.org.