#GivingTuesday 2018

JOIN THE MOVEMENT, #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving, fueled by the power of social media and collaboratioN. 


Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. One of the best ways to get involved is in your own community. Everyone gives back in different ways and for different reasons, including us! Follow your own passion and pledge to give a part of your time, talents, or treasure back in whatever way motivates you at GIVING TUESDAY.

Join the movement! Here's how you can participate!

1.) DONATE on #GivingTuesday.
On Tuesday, November 27th, visit GivingTuesdayUWWC and donate to the Giving Tuesday Fundraiser! In the designation field please enter "Giving Tuesday".

2.) CREATE a fundraiser and share it with your friends on #GivingTuesday
Visit Facebook Fundraisers to create a fundraiser for United Way of Washington County, MD.
Facebook and PayPal will match donations eligible for US-based nonprofits starting at 8am ET on November 27 and continue matching until the $7 million runs out!

3.) SHARE on social media.
Post & comment in our Facebook Fundraiser. Every comment, like and share helps us to reach more individuals in our community!

4.) TAKE the #UNselfie Challenge.
Spread the word on social media:

  1. Download and print the #unselfietemplate
  2. Write your answer to this prompt on the template: “I give to United Way because_______”
  3. Take a selfie holding the picture
  4. Post on your Facebook, Instagram, Twitter & LinkedIn

5.) TEXT LIVEUNITED to 313131 to Donate.
Donate via text, it's that simple to make a difference!