Save the date for Midlands Gives 2019
Midlands Gives Day is Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Each May, the Central Carolina Community Foundation sponsors Midlands Gives Day. The goal for this day is to raise as much money for Midlands nonprofits as possible in an 18 hour period from 6:00:01AM to 11:59:59PM. PAALS has participated in each Midlands Gives Day since the event was started. And we are participating again in 2019.
Midlands Gives is a totally online event. The hours for giving have changed in 2019, Giving starts at 6:00AM rather than one second past midnight as in the past.
PAALS once again has the opportunity to win prizes in addition to the donations we receive. We have decided to try and win the $2,500 prize for the most unique donors between 7:00AM and 7:59:59AM. Please note that this is unique donors, not total donations. So if you donate twice with the same email address and credit card, your two donations will only count as one unique donor. If you can possibly donate during this time, we would very much appreciate your assistance!
Midlands Gives is also allowing individuals to become Champions for their selected nonprofit. A champion creates their own page (very easy) on Midlands Gives site and then encourages their friends and family through social media to support their selected charity by donating on their Champion page. You can become a PAALS Champion by creating your unique page by going to PAALS Midlands Gives page using the button on the left and clicking on the “Create a Champion Page” button.
If you are not able to donate on May 7th, you can go ahead and make a scheduled donation any time prior to May 7th. You can schedule a donation using the button on the left and clicking on the “Donate Now ” button.
You can learn more about Midlands Gives on the Midlands Gives website.
Our thanks to everyone who has supported us on this special day of giving in the past and we hope you will support us again in 2019.