WHAT IF YOU COULD SHAPE THE KEARNEY AREA’S FUTURE IN JUST ONE DAY?
Give Where You Live is a 24-hour fundraising event created to rally community support for local charitable causes. This unique one-day fundraiser is being powered by the Kearney Area Community Foundation (KACF) and will be held on Thursday, December 7, 2017, from midnight to midnight.
IT’S YOUR CHANCE TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
Community members are asked to make donations and show support for the local nonprofit organizations that positively impact their lives every day. Prizes, match monies and other incentives during the Give Where You Live campaign make this a strategic way and time to give back to your community.
INCREASE THE IMPACT OF YOUR GIFT WITH MATCHING FUNDS AND PRIZES!
This year, there will be $123,456.78 given to participating nonprofits through the Challenge Match and various prizes!!
Challenge Match Pool:
Take advantage of the matching funds available. Eligible gifts qualify nonprofits to receive a proportional share of the $100,000 match pool.
Donors will be chosen at random each hour from the donations made during Give Where You Live to have an additional $200 Golden Ticket given to the organization that received their donation.
“Power Hours” are when four more Golden Tickets are awarded for randomly selected online gifts made between 7:00–8:00 a.m. and 7:00–8:00 p.m.
Ten nonprofits that have had 20 donors donate $20 will be randomly drawn to win $220 prize.
A $2,017 prize will be awarded to the nonprofit with the most donors giving $20.17!
The first nonprofit to get 50 donors to give $50 will receive a $1,050.50 prize!!
Biggest Percentage Increase Contest:
$789.28 for the nonprofit with the biggest percentage increase (only nonprofits that participated last year in Give Where You Live are eligible.)
EXCITED TO GIVE?
Early online giving starts November 1, 2017. Donations scheduled for the Give Where You Live campaign between November 1 – December 6 will be charged on the donor’s credit card on December 7, the day of the Give Where You Live giving day.
For more details, please read the Frequently Asked Questions.
Any additional questions, email kacf@kearneyfoundation or call (308) 237-3114.