On November 28, 2017, thousands of nonprofits used GiveGab to promote their causes, engage with their supporters, and raise funds during this year’s #GivingTuesday movement.
Over $43 million in donations have been accounted for so far, with that number expected to grow in the coming weeks.
While many organizations created individual fundraising campaigns through the year-round fundraising software, others utilized the platform through one of the eight Giving Days powered by GiveGab.
Giving Days on GiveGab
These Giving Days included: New York Gives Day for nonprofits throughout New York State, Brooklyn Gives for twenty select nonprofits in Brooklyn, CUNY Tuesday for the twenty-four City University of New York colleges, We Give Catholic for 175 Catholic organizations in Northeast Ohio, Give Big Pittsburgh for nonprofits throughout Pittsburgh, PA, News Match for nonprofit news organizations across the United States, ILGive for nonprofits throughout Illinois, and Big D Gives for nonprofits in Dallas, TX.
New York Gives Day
#NYGivesDay is a 24-hour online challenge to celebrate nonprofits across the state of New York. This day brought in over $11 million in 2016 and over $15 million for 2017. Learn more about this day by visiting NYGivesDay.org.
#BrooklynGives is an emerging local giving campaign created by Brooklyn Community Foundation in 2016 to benefit the top local organizations that are finalists for its annual Spark Prize. This Giving Day raised over $360k for twenty local nonprofits on #GivingTuesday. Learn more by visiting BrooklynGives.org.
#CUNYTuesday is a day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration to benefit the students at their twenty-four colleges. They raised over $800k this year. Learn more by visiting cunytuesday.org.
We Give Catholic
#weGiveCatholic is a one-day Giving Event that provides Catholic schools, parishes, Catholic Charities sites/programs, special ministries, and nonprofits affiliated with the Diocese of Cleveland, the opportunity to connect with their current donors and establish relationships with new donors. This Giving Day raised over $700k on #GivingTuesday. Learn more by visiting wegivecatholic.org.
#GiveBigPitssburgh is an online giving day hosted by the Pittsburgh Magazine in conjunction with the Pittsburgh Foundation created to support the nonprofits doing great work in the local community. This Giving Day brought in over $1.4 Million this #GivingTuesday. Learn more by visiting givebigpittsburgh.org.
#NewsMatch is a national campaign to encourage grassroots support for nonprofit news organizations. In 2017, the campaign will match more than $3 million in individual donations to more than 100 nonprofit news organizations and provide critical capacity-building support to increase individual giving to nonprofit news. This campaign will run from the first of October, 2017, to December 31, 2017. Learn more by visiting newsmatch.org.
#ILGive is Illinois’ official #GivingTuesday campaign, connecting Illinois residents with causes they care about. #ILGive (pronounced ‘I’ll Give’) is an initiative of Forefront, Illinois’ statewide membership association for nonprofits, grantmakers, public agencies, advisors, and sector allies. This Giving Day brought in over $2.3 Million this year. Learn more by visiting ILGive.com.
Big D Gives
#BigDGives is the local response to the global movement, #GivingTuesday, for nonprofits throughout Dallas, Texas. This Giving Day brought in over $22 Million this year. Learn more about this Giving Day by visiting BigDGives.org.
Over 8,000 nonprofit organizations throughout the United States use GiveGab to launch fundraising campaigns and events, manage their volunteer opportunities and supporters, participate in Giving Days, and more.
Ranked number ten in the top twenty most popular nonprofit software providers, GiveGab attributes much of their popularity to their core mission to create more happy nonprofits by providing a product they love, helping them to engage the supporters they need, and being the partner they deserve by offering attentive, responsive, and very human customer service.