We are excited to participate in the 2017 New York Gives Day to build the NCCF Community Fund! This fund benefits the Community Grants Program available to nonprofits; the Community Pride Grants Program for local civic organizations, community groups and garden clubs; the Service Learning Mini-Grants Program; and the Local Economic Development Initiative.
Click on graphic to go to the NCCF's New York Gives page.You can also track the NCCF Giving Day progress, share site with your friends and help NCCF build it's Community Fund!
Sample Facebook message:
“Did you know that I am a board member of the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation? We are excited to announce our participation in this year’s NY Gives Day celebrated by nonprofits across the state. On November 28th, join us through a contribution on our Giving Page. Together we can build our community today, for tomorrow so, MARK YOUR CALENDARS! #NYGives Day https://goo.gl/XkJGbf
Sample e-mail to send to family and friends (cut and paste into your e-mail):
Subject: Give Back to our Community this Holiday Season!
Have you always wanted to give back to our community during the holidays, but can never seem to find the time? Well, I have good news for you. Skip Black Friday and Cyber Monday and go straight to Giving Tuesday!
I am a [personalize-board member, committee member, etc.] at the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation and this year we are participating in the first-ever Giving Tuesday! On this 24-hour day of giving, you can give back to the community we all love by donating to NCCF’s Building Community Fund through our #NYGivesDay page. All it takes is one click!
Giving Tuesday will take place on November 28th, starting at 12 am, so take this opportunity to give back to our community this holiday season!