Giving Tuesday is, according to the official website, "the a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving."
Many local non-profits in the Tri-Cities Region are getting in on the #GivingTuesday spirit. If you're looking to help out a local organization, our list below has some good ones (if you are a Chamber member and don't see your organization listed below, please contact Austin Regimbal at firstname.lastname@example.org).
Columbia Basin College - "Join us today for Giving Tuesday! Help deserving students continue their education at CBC by donating at www.columbiabasin.edu/donate Every act of generosity makes a difference. Thank you for supporting CBC students!"
Mission Support Alliance - "It's #GivingTuesday and MSA wants to celebrate with our social media fans! Tell us your favorite nonprofit organization in the comments and tomorrow we'll randomly select one organization to receive a $100 donation! We're doing the same thing on Instagram so follow @missionsupportalliance! (One entry per person/per social media platform; organization must be a 501(c)3.)"
SIGN Fracture Care International - "Good #GivingTuesday Morning! Please use the donate button on our page today for a chance to quadruple your impact thanks to the efforts of Facebook, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Seattle Foundation!"
Tri-Cities Cancer Center - "Looking for a non-profit to support this #GivingTuesday? Look no further! If you want to help cancer patients get the care they need, start your own personal fundraiser right here on Facebook to help us. Just type #donate in your post to add a donate button and choose Tri-Cities Cancer Center Foundation as your non-profit organization and you are set!"
These are only a few of the Members doing something special for #GivingTuesday. For a complete list of non-profit Regional Chamber members, visit our directory.