Thursday 20 September 2018
North Texas Giving Day
What is North Texas Giving Day?
North Texas Giving Day is Communities Foundation of Texas' annual 18-hour online giving extravaganza for North Texas nonprofits that is powered by creative nonprofits, social media activism, area wide collaboration, and of course you!
North Texas Giving Day's goal is to help build awareness and support for nonprofits in the North Texas region, including Dallas Hope Charities.
Since 2009, Communities Foundation of Texas' North Texas Giving Day has pumped more than $156 million, for over 2,500 local nonprofits, into the North Texas Community. In 2016, $37 million was raised through more than 142,000 gifts benefiting 2,518 nonprofits.
Where is North Texas Giving Day?
North Texas Giving Day is an online event. Most of the activity took place via this NorthTexasGivingDay.org website.
What is Communities Foundation of Texas?
In 2009, Communities Foundation of Texas (CFT) created North Texas Giving Day, as one of the first—and now the largest—community-wide giving events in the world! Presenting North Texas Giving Day is one of the many ways CFT serves as a hub for philanthropy in North Texas. As one of the largest community foundation in the nation, CFT professionally manages more than 900 charitable funds for families, companies, foundations and nonprofits and has awarded more than $1.6 billion in grants since its founding in 1953.