Woodbury Community Foundation will kick off the giving season to raise funds and awareness for our efforts which benefit local families.
[Woodbury], Minn. – Woodbury Community Foundation will partner with nonprofit organization GiveMN to participate in Give to the Max Day, Minnesota’s homegrown giving holiday, on Thursday, Nov. 14. The annual 24-hour online fundraiser, now in its 11th year, has raised more than $170 million for more than 10,000 Minnesota-based causes. Donors can visit GiveMN.org to find a cause they care about, and donate anytime from November 1 to 14.
Woodbury Community Foundation is hosting an online Facebook Event, where you can donate.
“On the heels our of annual fundraiser Chef Fest, we are looking forward to raising even more to help support our local families ” said Christie Denson, Marketing Chair of WCF. “We rely 100% on donations to keep things running. Every dollar help us continue to give grants, run our programs and support our partner funds.”
In addition, GiveMN and its partners will award $100,000 in prizes to nonprofits and schools through Golden Ticket drawings. Event organizers work with funders and partners each year to plan Give to the Max Day as a celebration of the important work nonprofits and schools do in Minnesota communities.
“Give to the Max Day has become the Minnesota giving holiday for the past ten years,” said Jake Blumberg, executive director of GiveMN. “For 24 hours, thousands of organizations and individuals rally to support amazing and important causes that make Minnesota a great place to live, work and play.”
To learn more, visit woodburyfoundation.org and www.GiveMN.org.
About Woodbury Community Foundation
About Woodbury Community Foundation: The Woodbury Community Foundation(www.woodburyfoundation.org) is a local philanthropic non-profit organization acting on behalf of thecommunity to meet the needs of our Woodbury residents.
By using technology in innovative ways, GiveMN links donors with organizations that are making Minnesota a better place. GiveMN.org enables giving anytime and anyplace, allowing people to donate with ease and enthusiasm. GiveMN brings high energy and fresh ideas to Minnesota generosity.
Launched in 2009 by Minnesota Community Foundation, GiveMN is supported by many generous foundation and corporate partners, as well as contributions from individual Minnesotans.