#GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of generosity that took place on May 5, 2020, in response to the need for COVID-19 crisis relief, saw significant results for thousands of nonprofits on GiveGab.
#GivingTuesdayNow Results on GiveGab
Many of the nonprofits that raised awareness and funds during #GivingTuesdayNow were rallying support before this day and are continuing to market their missions through various fundraising sites powered by the GiveGab platform.
Below are the cumulative fundraising results for GiveGab users on May 5:
- $10.4 Million was raised for 3,381 organizations
- 63,085 gifts were given by 31,982 unique donors
- 68.9% of donors were repeat givers
- $3,198 was the average amount raised per campaign
From the above totals, the organizations fundraising through our Enterprise platform raised $391,663.49, a 188% increase from 2019 where we saw $135,773.92 raised on May 5, 2019.
To learn more about all the crisis relief campaigns accepting support at this time through GiveGab, visit our official Crisis Relief page.
Giving Days for Crisis Relief
Of the thousands of nonprofits that raised funds on May 5, many of them came together through Giving Day events put together by their local Community Foundations. Thirteen of these Giving Days took place between May 4 and May 8, and nine of them occurred in tandem with #GivingTuesdayNow on May 5, as showcased in GiveGab’s Instagram grid below.
Getting Ready for GivingTuesday 2020
For GivingTuesday 2019, $55.5 million was raised for 4,021 GiveGab customers. We imagine that we’ll see even more support as we move into GivingTuesday 2020, as there will still be a great need for crisis relief resulting from COVID-19 in the months to come.
With more fundraising initiatives moving to completely virtual channels following the pandemic, we’re seeing so many creative ways fundraising professionals are pivoting to 100% digital engagement.
As a company committed to helping nonprofits and education institutions thrive through online fundraising, we’re happy to share the fact that organizations on the GiveGab platform realize an average of 98% of their donors’ intended donations, making the return on investment a no-brainer, and our happiness rating is over 95%. Read reviews from our customers!
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