#ILGive 2018 is finally here! How can YOU get involved and help make history for this special day?
Whether you’re a nonprofit looking to participate, a supporter who would like to help fundraise on your favorite organization’s behalf, a business or corporate representative who would like to act as a #ILGive sponsor, a board member for a participating nonprofit, or an individual looking to give back through donating or volunteering, there’s a place for everyone to get involved during this !
To get involved in #ILGive as a participating nonprofit, you must qualify as a tax-deductible organization through GuideStar and attest to being compliant with applicable state fundraising laws. Look for your organization and register here.
Grantmakers and Community Foundations can get involved in #ILGive by providing matching grants, contributing to the prize pool, and by encouraging your grantees to register. #ILGive for #GivingTuesday helps democratize philanthropy with far-reaching, immediate giving. It strengthens online donor engagement capabilities and allows your grantees to reach new audiences. Contact us to learn more.
Is your favorite nonprofit participating in this year’s #ILGive celebration? Did you know that you can raise funds on their behalf by acting as their #ILGive fundraiser? Creating a fundraising profile is quick, easy, and fun to do! Not to mention, you’ll help increase the incoming donations for your favorite cause, so let’s get started!
Businesses & Sponsors
Sponsoring #ILGive means that your business helps out great causes while simultaneously gaining positive exposure through media opportunities and high traffic volume to the website. Learn more about becoming a sponsor for #ILGive by contacting the #ILGive team at info@ILGive.com.
Do you have a hankering to give where you live? There’s lots of giving to be done for #ILGive! Search for a nonprofit to give back to by typing in a specific organization’s name or type (i.e, SPCA or Food Bank) or search the causes you’re most passionate about to see which organizations are working in those areas.
Are you looking for volunteer opportunities associated with #ILGive? Not every participating nonprofit will have these opportunities available, but you can find out easily by visiting their giving profile. Simply search for your desired organization by typing in their name or cause and check out their profile to see if they’re looking for volunteers.
Did you know that there’s a positive correlation between having engaged board members and raising more money for Giving Days? #ILGive makes increased engagement for board members easy by providing a free toolkit of promotional materials, social media graphics, email templates, and more!