03/5/2015 - 03/6/2015 | Thursday | 6:00 pm
Various Austin Locations
Amplify Austin 2015 Goal: $7,000,000!
Why? To raise dollars for nonprofits in Central Texas. To give where we live & help where we can! In just two years, Amplify Austin has raised more than $8.5 million for our local nonprofits by offering donors a marketplace of causes and a user friendly online platform for giving. Each year, this 24 hour celebration of giving creates a sense of urgency that resonates with Austin’s most passionate and generous donors. Our up-to-the-minute leader board provides constant donation updates, creating a sense of friendly competition and making giving fun for donors and nonprofits alike! Nonprofits can register for Amplify Austin by clicking here.
Benefits of #AmplifyATX participation:
Robust Profile: tell your story and turn your supporters into fundraisers
Media Buzz: more than $1,000,000 in paid and earned media
New donors for your nonprofit: 46% of donors in 2014 reported their gifts as first time donations to receiving nonprofits
Stretch Fund: a little something extra for participating nonprofits
Prizes: participating nonprofits can win cash prizes with every hour of giving! We also have four grand prizes of $5,000!
- Most money before midnight on March 5th
- Most money raised by a small nonprofit (Budget < $500,000)
- Most money raised by a large nonprofit (Budget > $500,000)
- Highest number of individual fundraisers: We encourage our nonprofits to recruit people to act as fundraisers by promoting their nonprofit’s cause via social media.