It’s HERE! The fourth annual Great Community Give, Harrisonburg and Rockingham County’s community wide giving day, arrives this Wednesday, April 21, 2021. Over the past three years, Great Community Give has funded over $1.6 million in support of local nonprofit agencies.
GCG2021 has a challenge to raise $1 million for 116 participating nonprofit organizations and is open for gifts of credit card, checks or cash of $10 or more. For those who prefer to donate by cash and/or checks*, they may send their contributions directly to the nonprofit organization(s) of their choice. Credit card giving is securely recorded at www.greatcommunitygive.org.
For people aligned with supporting a local nonprofit organization, Peer to Peer pages are available. Peer to Peer pages are standard to set up to encourage Social Fundraising and those interested may visit www.GreatCommunityGive.org for information.
About Great Community Give
The Great Community Give, an initiative of The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County, is a sunrise to sunset giving day event that promotes charitable giving to support nonprofit organizations in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. The Great Community Give will take place on April 21, 2021 from 6:30am to 8:00pm
Recognizing generous sponsors such as F&M Bank, Harrisonburg Radio Group, iHeart Radio, WHSV-TV3, Cargill, Darrin McHone Charitable Foundation, Evermore Construction, Graves Light Private Wealth Management, Daily News-Record and nTelos Wireless Foundation which have contributed to money and resources to enable success of the event.
For more information, contact Amanda Bomfim at 540-432-3863 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn about Great Community Give, visit www.greatcommunitygive.org
* Those wishing to give by credit card may donate at www.greatcommunitygive.org. Community members who wish to give cash and checks may do so by sending their gifts DIRECTLY to their chosen participating nonprofit organizations. Please write Great Community Give in the memo line.
GENERAL INFO for Great Community Give 2021
● Community wide giving day for local nonprofits of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County
● 117 Nonprofit Organizations participating
● Goal = $1 Million
● Date: April 21 6:30am - 8:00pm
● Donations of $10 or more to the nonprofit of your choice
● Are tax deductible
● Official day of giving is April 21 from sunrise to sunset
● Follow these steps for ONLINE giving:
a. Visit www.greatcommunitygive.org
b. View 100+ nonprofit organizations profiles
c. Donate $10 or more
● Follow these steps for OFFLINE giving:
a. Send cash and checks DIRECTLY to nonprofits of your choice
b. Make check payable to nonprofit of your choice
c. Write ‘Great Community Give’ in the memo line of check donations
● Four Kinds of hourly Prizes for GCG2021 on 4/21/21:
○ Leaderboard Prize = Most Dollars Raised and Most Unique Donors
○ Power Hour Prize = Most Dollars Raised OR Most Unique Donors within the SPECIFIED HOUR
○ Golden Ticket = Random drawing of a donor - donor’s gift to organization will be enhanced by $500
○ Board Member Prize = Challenge to engage 100% Board members of nonprofit organizations
● Refer to the website www.greatcommunitygive.org for full listing
● Great Community Give is hosted by The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg & Rockingham Count.