Great Community Give 2021 to be Held on April 21st: Eligible Nonprofit Agencies Registering Now



Great Community Give 2021 to be Held on April 21st
Eligible Nonprofit Agencies Registering Now

Harrisonburg, VA –
Planning is underway now for the 4th Annual Great Community Give to be held on Wednesday April 21. 2021.  Organizers are encouraging early registration for participating nonprofit agencies at www.greatcomunitygive.org.  Eligibility requirements include having an IRS 501(c)(3) status and organizations must be located in and serving Harrisonburg and/or Rockingham County.  See website for full listing.
 
“102 area nonprofits participated in Great Community Give 2020 and we hope to surpass that number in ‘21.  For nonprofit coordinators reluctant to sign up, we offer advice such as social media training so they can rally their supporters and grow their mission.  We don’t want any nonprofit organization to miss the opportunity to be part of this effort.” – Amanda Bomfim, Program Officer, TCFHR.  Nonprofit registration closes January 18, 2021.  For information contact Amanda Bomfim at 432-3863 or amanda@tcfhr.org
 
Great Community Give is meant to enable people who love this community to easily give manageable donations of $10 or more to their choice of charities. The planning committee continues to work on improving the website experience for the non-profits and the donors and we look forward to seeing what 2021 holds.  Educating the public is one of the most important outcomes of visiting GreatCommunityGive.Org.” – Amanda Bomfim.  
 
The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg & Rockingham County initiated the Great Community Give in 2018 as an annual, community-wide day of giving on-line to assist local nonprofit agencies.  At the close of GCG on June 24, 2020, the three-year grand total of dollars raised amounted to $1,617,335.00*.   In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, GCG2020 accomplished its 3 year milestone through generous public donations and the support of local media companies.
 
About The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg & Rockingham County
The Community Foundation preserves community assets for the purpose designated by donors. The Community Foundation, founded in 1997, manages a pool of charitable resources for donors and creates a great, permanent endowment to better our community.  For information, visit www.tcfhr.org.
 
* Great Community Give Previous Year Summary
2018  53 nonprofits with $276,820 raised
2019  89 nonprofits with $536,300 raised
2020 102 nonprofits with $804,216 raised

Contact: Amanda Bomfim, 540-432-3863 or amanda@tcfhr.org
Website: www.GreatCommunityGive.org