Great Community Give on April 21, 2021



2021 Great Community Give is scheduled for Wednesday, April 21 with the aim of raising $1 million in direct support of 118 nonprofit agencies serving Harrisonburg and Rockingham County, VA. www.greatcommunitygive.org is the online fundraising hub where individuals are able to view the nonprofit agencies’ profile pages while making a donation of $10 or more during the GCG event timeframe.  Primarily focused on April 21, individual donations and sponsor “prize pool” donations combine to assist nonprofits in achieving their goals as noted on their pages. Now in its fourth year, GCG has previously raised $1.6 million in the 3 previous years combined.
 
Fundraising is a continuing challenge GCG 2021.  In an effort to provide more options for donations, an Early Giving period runs April 7- April 20 at www.greatcommunitygive.org.  Credit card, cash and checks are all options*.   For people already 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.
 
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.  
 
Great Community Give rises up in its fourth year on April 21st from 6:30am to 8:00pm for a full day of fundraising at www.greatcommunitygive.org.  Early Giving is April 7 to April 20. 
View our: 30 second video at www.greatcommunitygive.org.   All sharing on media pages is appreciated.  
 
Check www.greatcommunitygive.org on April 21, 2021 all day.

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* 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.

About Great Community Give and The Community Foundation
The Great Community Give, an initiative of 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. Join us in giving back to the place we call home.

For more interviews and information, please contact Amanda Bomfim at 540-432-3863 or amanda@tcfhr.org. To learn about Great Community Give, visit www.greatcommunitygive.org