Bay Area Giving Day

Join us on Thursday, May 4, 2017 for Bay Area Giving Day, a 24-hour online event to celebrate the spirit of giving and support local nonprofits.

Check out the resources below to help your nonprofit plan and promote the giving day. Interested in learning more? Send us your inquiry here.

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BAGD Sample Messaging
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BAGD sample outreach communications

Using Social Media

Social media is a great way to reach new donors and increase the visibility of your nonprofit. Using the hashtag #BayAreaGivingDay in your social media messages will help set donor expectations to participate annually in the day of giving. Leading up to May 4, you can remind people to "Save The Date" or becoming ambassadors for your cause. Be sure to post your solicitations frequently, especially on May 4.

Here are some example posts on Facebook (click to enlarge):

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You can use similar messages on Twitter. When using Instagram, change your bio link to your giving page and comment on your posts to tell people to click your bio link.