Big Day of Giving

Pass On Philanthropic Traditions
December 5, 2019
Pass On Philanthropic Traditions

By Chelsea Fahr, Director of Donor Engagement

Wondering how you can help foster philanthropic values in the lives of young people you love? Our fundholder services team has a few tips to share.

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Big Day of Giving 2022 Report to the Community
May 13, 2022
Big Day of Giving 2022 Report to the Community

We hope this look at Big Day of Giving 2022 illuminates the impact of the generosity that occurred on May 5 to the donors, community partners, and nonprofit staff and volunteers who made it possible.

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Big Day of Giving 2021 Report to the Community
May 13, 2021
Big Day of Giving 2021 Report to the Community

We hope this look at Big Day of Giving 2021 illuminates the impact of the generosity that occurred on May 6 to the donors, community partners, and nonprofit staff and volunteers who made it possible.

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May 6, 2022
Nonprofits raise $13.4 million during Big Day of Giving

Donors display generosity for 718 local nonprofits during the Sacramento region's tenth annual giving day.

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April 5, 2022
Local Nonprofits Prepare for Big Day of Giving on May 5

Donors can schedule gifts to organizations that need their support starting April 21

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Hooked on Giving
November 8, 2021
Hooked on Giving

By Monica Haulman, Program Manager, Impact Systems

The eye-popping final tally isn’t the only impressive result from Big Day of Giving.

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Record-breaking $13.3 million raised through Big Day of Giving
May 7, 2021
Record-breaking $13.3 million raised through Big Day of Giving

This year's giving day was an incredible display of generosity for local nonprofits.

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The Power of Open Funding
November 25, 2019
The Power of Open Funding

By Kerry Wood, CFRE, Chief Marketing & Donor Engagement Officer

Our Chief Marketing & Donor Engagement Officer writes that unrestricted grants sustain nonprofit health.

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Big Day of Giving 2020 Report to the Community
July 20, 2020
Big Day of Giving 2020 Report to the Community

We hope this look at Big Day of Giving 2020 illuminates the impact of the generosity that occurred on May 7 to the donors, community partners, and nonprofit staff and volunteers who made it possible.

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May 8, 2020
Record-breaking $12 million raised through Big Day of Giving

Incredible display of generosity for local nonprofits demonstrated by donors in the Sacramento region

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Big Day of Giving 2019 raises record $8.4 million
May 3, 2019
Big Day of Giving 2019 raises record $8.4 million

This year's Big Day of Giving was another remarkable community-wide effort that raised nearly $8.4 million for hundreds of local nonprofits. 

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Report to the Community
July 17, 2019
Big Day of Giving 2019 Report to the Community

We hope this look at Big Day of Giving 2019 illuminates the impact of the generosity that occurred on May 2 to the donors, community partners, and nonprofit staff and volunteers who made it possible.

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July 17, 2019
The Unsung Heroes of Big Day of Giving

Big Day of Giving Mentors donate hundreds of hours to help fellow nonprofit professionals succeed during the region’s annual giving day

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April 15, 2019
Sacramento Region Nonprofits Readying for Big Day of Giving on May 2

Donors can schedule their gifts to 601 organizations that help make the capital area vibrant  

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December 19, 2018
Staying Sharp

Through our initiative to expand local philanthropy, we are taking measured risks to strengthen our region’s nonprofit sector

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Big Day of Giving 2018 Report to the Community
August 20, 2018
Big Day of Giving 2018 Report to the Community

During Big Day of Giving 2018, nonprofits in the Sacramento region raised nearly $7.4 million from tens of thousands of donors, whose giving we analyze in this year's Report to the Community.

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July 9, 2018
The Community's Big Day

The Sacramento region united during another record-breaking Big Day of Giving

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May 4, 2018
$7.4 million raised for local nonprofits during Big Day of Giving 2018

$7.4 million raised for local nonprofits tops last year’s total

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April 18, 2018
Sacramento Region Nonprofits Readying for Big Day of Giving on May 3

Donors can schedule their gifts to the organizations that help make the capital area vibrant

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Big Day of Giving Website

Each May, the Big Day of Giving is powered by GivingEdge, our year-round nonprofit knowledge database. The website is always accessible via www.bigdayofgiving.org and www.givingedge.org.

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