Donation Option for North State Giving Tuesday Aids Wildfire Relief
A special donation feature for North State Giving Tuesday will help wildfire relief efforts.The countdown for North State Giving Tuesday is on! On Tuesday, November 27th from 6AM – 8PM PST, 178 nonprofits in the North State will be accepting donations online at www.northstategives.org to further their work in our region. The event is brought to you by Shasta Regional Community Foundation and Redding Bank of Commerce.
Similar in format to online shopping, a minimum donation of $10 may be made to as many of your favorite nonprofits as you choose and added to your cart. “In recognition of and respect for our neighbors and friends experiencing the unimaginable with wildfires this year, an option to support relief efforts has been included during the checkout process,” said Amanda Hutchings, Program Officer with Shasta Regional Community Foundation. “Donations received to support the wildfire relief efforts will be dispersed by Shasta Regional Community Foundation for immediate needs to those affected by the Camp and Carr Fires.”
The 14-hour North State Giving Tuesday online event kicks off the ‘charitable season’ and is fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Generous sponsors have made possible over $50,000 in additional prizes announced throughout the day on November 27th. Follow the excitement on social media with #NorthStateGivingTuesday.
The Community Foundation makes the website platform available to participating nonprofits to encourage donation of time, resources and talents to address local challenges while offering the opportunity for donors to support the causes they care most about. More information available at www.northstategives.org.