Delaware, here are 15 ideas for your Giving Tuesday 2021 dollars
You made it through Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday. Now is the time for nonprofits to get noticed with Give Tuesdaythe almost ten-year-old online holiday offer.
Delaware doesn’t have an official Giving Tuesday organization, at least according to the Map of the United States ongivingtuesday.org. But it has Delaware givesa virtual fundraising platform created by Drive impact which offers year-round fundraisers as well as virtual events, like the marathon Do More 24 Delaware event that returns on March 3 and 4. So far, more than 100 nonprofits have registered for Do More 2022 24, executive director of Spur Impact Charles Vincent Recount Technically. Incentives for this event include a $400,000 Delaware division of the Arts Stretch Pool.
In the meantime, it’s Giving Tuesday, and Delaware nonprofits are putting on their fundraising hats and encouraging people to give what they can this year.
On the DE Gives platform:
- Serviam Girls Academya tuition-free, donor-funded college for low-income girls in Wilmington is raising money to build a “gym-a-caf-a-torium”.
- Preparation for the Nativityanother tuition-free college for underprivileged boys, is campaigning to support its high school and college preparatory program.
- New Castle County North Family Promisewhich serves homeless families and those at risk, is launching its year-end fundraiser that will continue at least through the holidays.
- Brandywine Zoo launched its program “Support an animal! ” Fundraising.
- A friend of Children and families first launched a fundraiser to support the organization that helps children facing adversity.
A village alliance, Delaware Anti-Racist Alliance and Delaware Women for Inclusion have launched a holiday giving program that will directly help local families in need this season:
NAMI Delaware raises funds to support mental health care in Delaware:
It is more important than ever to build a stronger mental health system. Donate to NAMI Delaware at #GivingTuesday and help us provide the care, support and services needed to help those affected by mental illness in Delaware!https://t.co/zveMNzu386
— NAMI Delaware (@NAMIDElaware) November 29, 2021
Delaware Libraries has an asset Giving Tuesday Campaign where participants can donate to their local Delaware library to support programming, Wi-Fi hotspots, bookmobiles, supplies and learning kits, and add new books to the library system’s collection:
— Delaware Library Association (@DeLibAssoc) November 29, 2021
Delaware Premier Tee The campaign supports the use of golf to help young people develop their confidence and skills:
Are you in? Tomorrow, we will come together for a global celebration of generosity. GivingTuesday is an opportunity for people to come together through generosity in all its forms. Support First Tee – Delaware for 2021 #GivingTuesday an event. https://t.co/3mL34L0Zy8 pic.twitter.com/5MCuofrtH5
— FirstTeeDelaware (@TheFirstTeeDE) November 29, 2021
Connecting Generations Delaware raises funds to support its child-focused programming:
#GivingTuesday was launched as a charity counterpart to Black Friday and Cyber Monday. As we approach the world’s largest giving day, we ask that you consider supporting our programs to impact more children in Delaware. #GivingTuesday2021 pic.twitter.com/m5ge2mSToG
— Connecting Generations (@ConnGenDe) November 29, 2021
YWCA Delaware The goal is to eliminate racism and empower women through programs, classes and community outreach:
#GivingTuesday it’s in a week! Please consider supporting YWCA Delaware’s mission to eliminate racism and empower women. No amount is too small to impact the lives of the women, girls and families we serve! https://t.co/NY3FdkRuEo pic.twitter.com/49U68rRHk2
— YWCA Delaware (@ywcade) November 24, 2021
Support Black prenatal, pregnancy and postnatal care with black mothers in power:
— Black Mothers in Power (@bmipdelaware) November 22, 2021
University of Delaware raises funds to support departments and programs that work hard on environmental issues:
We are one week away #GivingTuesday. Add our students and programs to your donation list.
🌎 Science and Policy Center on Climate Change
🌈 CANR DEI Committee
🌿 Bachelor of Landscape Architecture Program
🐎 Equine Microbiome Project
🍎 Delaware Fit Bizhttps://t.co/Gp0zByCFRD#UDel pic.twitter.com/UgWpt2tmgI
– UDAg Natural Resources (@UDcanr) November 23, 2021
Also connected to UD, the Delaware Sea Grant raises funds for its action in the inner bays:
#GivingTuesday is just around the corner! Your support will allow our team to improve, expand, and continue our efforts to remove volunteer abandoned crab traps in Delaware’s Inner Bays! https://t.co/HMZS1J7hOP
— Delaware Sea Grant (@DESeaGrant) November 22, 2021
Policy Scientist Trojan mix uses HenFunder support the UD Institute of Public Administration:
I am a product of @DelawareIPA student experience + proud to carry out their mission through my work. Like #GivingTuesday approaches, consider joining me in supporting IPA’s mission to develop public leaders + deliver public services in Delaware and beyond https://t.co/pKzGJpV0B2
— Troy Mix (@TDMix) November 20, 2021
To find more local Giving Tuesday campaigns, simply search #GivingTuesday on social media.