Giving Tuesday!

Giving Tuesday!

Now that Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, today is a nationally recognized day for giving back, today is Giving Tuesday.   Today in Amador County, the Amador Community Foundation gives this nationally recognized annual giving campaign a special local twist.   By making online donations at giveamador.org TODAY between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m. Pacific Time, your dollars go further, thanks to special incentives from the Helen Fallis Fund and other generous community partners.    Amador County has 23 charities participating in this annual Giving Tuesday event.   This AFTERNOON FROM 4:30 – 7:00 pm a special meet and greet with a number of the charities will be held in the Highway House Banquet Room.   Hors d’oeuvres and no host cocktails will be available too.   So come and mingle with these amazing organizations and learn what they do to make a difference in our community.   The meet and greet is free and open to the public.   In 2016, was raised $95,822.42 for local nonprofits and with matching funds of $13,500 from Amador Community Foundation, a total of $109,322 was gifted to local charities.  Remember you can also make a donation on line through the day at giveamador.org 

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