2017 Community Report on North State Giving Tuesday Success
Shasta Regional Community Foundation recently released a report to the community highlighting the success of the November 27, 2017 North State Giving Tuesday event. The digital version of the report can be reviewed HERE.The 2017 online giving campaign hosted by the Community Foundation raised $1,016,423 for 123 participating nonprofit organizations in Shasta and Siskiyou counties. The report indicates that 85% of the over 5,000 gifts received on November 28, 2017 were $100 or less. “Small gifts really add up to help our regional nonprofits to do great work in our communities,” said Amanda Hutchings, Program Officer of the Community Foundation. “The results are an amazing testimony to the generosity of our region.”
This was the third year for the Community Foundation to host the online giving platform. The report notes that to date, North State Giving Tuesday, has raised $2,188,785 in unrestricted funding for regional nonprofits and public entities. “Each year, we have been overwhelmed at the outpouring of support from businesses and service partners who make this event possible,” said Kerry Caranci, Chief Executive Officer of the Community Foundation. “We continue to celebrate the collaborative achievements that are evidenced in the results from this event year after year.”
The 14-hour online giving campaign is designed to raise the level of awareness of philanthropy in the region and to offer nonprofit organizations the opportunity to gain exposure and grow relationships with new and current donors. The event will occur next on November 27, 2018. For more information, contact Amanda Hutchings at 530-244-1219 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.