North Texas Giving Day is this Thursday, Sept. 14. It’s one of the biggest ways for North Texans to give a little (or a lot) to thousands of nonprofits who rely on the donations from campaigns like this. How can I help? Who does this benefit? We’ve got you covered.
What: North Texas Giving Day is the “annual 18-hour online giving extravaganza for North Texas nonprofits that is powered by creative nonprofits, social media activism, area wide collaboration, and of course, you.”
Who: In Dallas alone, there are more than 1,400 nonprofits who will be taking donations. These nonprofits benefit animals, education, the environment, mental health and disabilities, and more. Here in Preston Hollow, private schools benefit the most from the marathon fundraiser. Ursuline raised $412,572, and Alcuin received $340,155 in 2016.
When: Sept. 14 from 6 a.m. to midnight
Where: Donate online at NorthTexasGivingDay.org. Have your credit cards at the ready. NorthPark Center also is one of the event’s donation centers, where several nonprofits perform and solicit donations from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Why: During last year’s 18-hour event, $37 million was collected for more than 2,500 nonprofits. Since 2009, NTX Giving Day has received $155 million in donations.
Organizations in our neighborhood are:
Ursuline Academy of Dallas Foundation Friends of the Northaven Trail
Dallas International School
Junior League of Dallas
North Texas Giving Day Bonus Funds
Friends of WRR
It’s a Sensory World!
The Episcopal School of Dallas
Jesuit Preparatory School of Dallas
The Westwood School
Providence Christian School of Texas
The Family Place
The Winston School
Parish Episcopal School
The Oak Hill Academy
Suzuki Music Institute of Dallas
North Dallas Shared Ministries
Project Transformation Greater Dallas
Christ’s Foundry United Methodist Mission
The Hockaday School
TJ (Dallas) Alumni Legacy Fund
American Diabetes Association North Texas
Faith & Grief Ministries, Inc.
Heritage School of Texas
Orpheus Chamber Singers Inc.
The Arc of North Texas
Council for Life
Jewish Community Center of Dallas
Preston Hollow Presbyterian School
Weimaraner Rescue of Texas
The Cambridge School of Dallas
Hope Supply Co. (former Captain Hope’s Kids)
Animals Abused & Abandoned, Inc
Frontiers of Flight Museum
ChristianWorks for Children
Theatre Britain Inc.
Rays of Light where special children shine!
Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas
Texas Irish Foundation
Dallas Jewish Historical Society
St. Mark’s School of Texas
St. Monica Catholic School
American Foundation for the Blind Center on Vision Loss
Dallas Genealogical Society
Assistance League of Dallas
Northaven Co-operative Preschool
Challenge Air for Kids &; Friends
The Huckleberry Foundation
The Micah Group
Montessori Institute of North Texas
SQLC Charitable Foundation
Dallas Hearing Foundation
Lone Star Circus Arts Center Inc.
Frankford Preservation Foundation
Be The Difference Foundation
Our Redeemer Lutheran School
Dallas Challenge Inc.
Communities Foundation of Texas (CFT)
Foundation for Responsible Television
Dec My Room
Good Shepherd Episcopal School
The Lamplighter School
Jesuit Dallas Museum
The Cooper Institute
Dallas CERT, Inc.
Women In Film-Dallas Scholastic Grant Fund
Christ the King Catholic School
Faith in Texas
National Council of Jewish Women, Greater Dallas Section
Business Council for the Arts
Museum of Biblical Art
LEAP Global Missions
The Twelfth Step Ministry
Dallas Branch of the International Dyslexia Association
The da Vinci School
Anthem Strong Families
Hope Adoption Inc.
Army Scholarship Foundation
Spreading the Warmth
GROW North Texas
Elizabeth Toon Charities
Social Venture Partners Dallas
Honor Courage Commitment, Inc.
Women’s Council of the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
Operation Blue Shield
Texas Master Naturalist Program North Texas Chapter
Texas 4-H Youth Development Foundation, Dallas County
Hearts and Hammers Dallas
Dallas Junior Police Academy
Allies in Service
Letot Center Capital Foundation
Bluegrass Heritage Foundation
Entrepreneurs For North Texas
Academic Success Program Dallas
Texas Central Hemophilia Association
Bachman Lake Together
Jewish Studies Initiative of North Texas
Saint Michael Episcopal School
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