Giving Tuesday

About #GivingTuesday

I Live Here I Give Here officially joined the global #GivingTuesday movement in 2018, as the Central Texas #GivingTuesday Community Leader. On #GivingTuesday, I Live Here I Give Here promotes doing good and monthly giving throughout Central Texas.


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For Central Texas Community Members:

The holiday season is the time to connect to your cause, from volunteering to spreading the word, or by becoming a monthly giver. The #GivingTuesday movement in Central Texas is about going beyond a single donation and taking action for change on AmplifyATX.org.

Let's take 1 million actions for good this #GivingTuesday Central Texas!

It's time to do something good! How can I make a difference and take action for good? You can:

- Connect to your cause

- Volunteer

- Become a monthly giver (recurring x2 gift)

- Donate or Fundraise on AmplifyATX.org

- Give the gift of giving local with a Giving eCard

- Spread the word using #AmplifyATX ‚Äč#GivingTuesday


For Nonprofits:

How do I participate in #GivingTuesday as a nonprofit in Central Texas?


Become an I Live Here I Give Here Nonprofit Member! 2017 and 2018 Nonprofit Members will be able to update their AmplifyATX.org profile. #GivingTuesday is the second biggest day in the nation for giving after December 31st. Make sure you can be found on the central hub for Central Texas.


Update your AmplifyATX.org profile with Volunteer Opportunities and any end of year and #GivingTuesday events so that individuals can connect with you!


Ignite your Fundraisers! #GivingTuesday is the kick-off to your end of year giving campaign. Ask your Fundraisers to spread the word about this global movement and how you are changing your community.


Report in! As the Central Texas Community Leader, we will be gathering your #GivingTuesday results to show the world what it means to do good in Central Texas. You will be able to use our Reporting Form in November 2017 to share your volunteer hours, in-kind donations and more.


Run a campaign. Research shows that nonprofits who launch their year-end campaigns on #GivingTuesday raise, on average, 5 times more during year-end. AmplifyATX.org is available year-round to run a fundraising campaign. Check your AmplifyATX.org Dashboard for new tools and Giving Tuesday's Toolkit to get your gears going.



For Businesses:

How do I participate in #GivingTuesday as a business in Central Texas?

Spread the word and please report back on your year-end or November community engagement activities by November 30th in order to be recognized as part of the day! We encourage you to include what you pledge to do throughout the rest of 2017.