For the last four years, #GivingTuesday has challenged individuals and communities to make the world a better place through generosity. We are learning more about what drives people to give and how you can maximize the impact of your donation on #GivingTuesday and beyond.
This page provides all of the tools you need to become a more informed donor, and to help you give in a way that is most beneficial for you and the causes closest to your heart.
Give with Greater Impact
Based on Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen's 20 years of experience practicing and teaching philanthropy at Stanford Graduate School of Business, these materials will elevate your giving from having momentary meaning to becoming monumentally meaningful. Take your entire giving portfolio from transactional to transformational through these #GivingTuesday materials and dozens more at LAAF.org.
Looking for a charity to donate to?
- Download this list of advisers and partners to help you find a charity to give to this #GivingTuesday.
- Search what's happening in your neighborhood to find an organization to give to or volunteer at
Want to double the impact of your gift?
- Many companies offer employee matching gift programs that allow your donation to go twice as far. Check out Double the Donation’s tools for #GivingTuesday and search to see if your company provides this service.
Are you a thoughtful giver?
- Read this great blog piece on “‘Thoughtful’ vs. ‘Thoughtless’ Giving” by Derrick Feidmann, president of Achieve.
Want to learn more about where your money goes?
For more information, download the Complete Guide to Great Giving or use our Great Giving Road Map to start your journey today!
Watch these Great Giving videos
Click the player below to learn more about how people are having a greater impact with their donations: