Nonprofit organizations abound in Arizona, supporting many different causes and educating us about ways we can improve our community. On April 9th, Arizona is celebrating Arizona Gives Day, a 24 hour campaign where individuals are encouraged to find a cause (or causes) they care about and donate to them. Local nonprofits make Arizona a better place – show your support with a donation, large or small.
WAYS YOU CAN CREATE IMPACT:
1) Schedule your donation! You can find a list of all the participating nonprofits on the AZ Gives website. We've put together a list of Local First Arizona members who are accepting donations on Arizona Gives Day – simply click the links below to go directly to their page to donate. Minimum donation is $10. The Local First Arizona Foundation is also accepting donations on Arizona Gives Day.
2) Share the event on social media! Use these sample messages or create your own.
- A little goes a long way! Help (name of nonprofit) on April 9 for Arizona Gives Day! Go to AZGives.org to help make a difference in our state. #Azgives
- Hey Arizona! On April 9, help support (name of organization) or your favorite nonprofit in honor of Arizona Gives Day! #Azgives
- All Friends of (name of organization), mark your calendars for April 9, 2014 and help us make history!
- Log on to www.azgives.org and pledge to make a difference! Link: www.azgives.org
3) Attend the Community Fair at Heritage Square Park Pavilion in Phoenix! This is a fun way to see the great work that nonprofits are doing. The Fair will be held on April 9th from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
4) Send an email to your employees, friends and family to encourage them to donate to your favorite cause, or one that they believe in.
6) Proudly display your “I Donated” badge on social media! Get the badge by clicking here.
PARTICIPATING LOCAL FIRST AZ MEMBERS
Consider making your donation to these amazing Local First Arizona members who are doing great things in the community! The link will take you to their donation page where you can also find out more about what they do and to schedule a donation.
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