There will be 338 nonprofit organizations and charitable funds participating in the 24-hour Giving Hearts Day online give-a-thon on Thursday, February 11, 2016. Of these organizations, 59 are first-time participants. This is a 17 percent growth in participation, the largest in the event’s nine-year history.
The full list can be found here.
Giving Hearts Day is the region’s biggest giving day, raising $6.9 million last year. In 2015, 287 charitable causes participated and 30,476 individual donations were made.
The event now spans the entire state of North Dakota and western Minnesota. It is hosted by DMF, Impact Foundation and Alex Stern Family Foundation and sponsored by Bush Foundation, Gate City Bank and Scheels.