FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Hillsdale County Community Foundation
Mindy Eggleston, Program Director, 517-439-5101
HILLSDALE COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION TO HOST
8TH ANNUAL GREAT GIVE TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2022
Hillsdale, Michigan, November 1, 2022: #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. The Hillsdale County Community Foundation will celebrate on November 29, 2022, by sponsoring the largest day of giving in Hillsdale County at The Great Give.
Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the United States) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.
Please plan now to support our local non-profit agencies. There are multiple ways to donate:
- Pre-giving: Now through noon on November 28, drop off, mail, or online (www.abouthccf.org) to donate to your favorite non-profit agency. Drop off 9:00-noon or 1-4:00 p.m. at 2 South Howell Street, Hillsdale or mail to: PO Box 276, Hillsdale, Michigan 49242.
- Day of the Event: Tuesday, November 29, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the HUB Activity Center, 1300 South Hillsdale Road, Hillsdale. There will be drive through and drop off options for donors at the HUB Activity Center Building.
- Online: Online gifts are encouraged using the HCCF website, www.abouthccf.org.
The HCCF is encouraging Hillsdale County residents to celebrate the spirit of philanthropy by donating to our local nonprofits. Funds from a bonus pool will be distributed and awarded by the HCCF to agencies during The Great Give.
Participating Organizations Include:
• CAPA • CASA • Domestic Harmony • Greater Hillsdale Humane Society •
• Great Start Collaborative • Helping Hands Pregnancy Resource Center •
• Hillsdale County Senior Services Center • Hillsdale County Community Foundation •
• Hospice of Hillsdale County • St. Peter’s Free Clinic • The Sauk Theatre •
Supported Organizations Include:
• The Jonesville Mission • Love INC • Kings Kupboard • The Salvation Army •
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