ITHACA, N.Y., Nov. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday GiveGab successfully launched three state-wide #GivingTuesday movements for New York, Illinois, and Oregon, along with a multi-college Giving Day for the City University of New York (CUNY), collectively bringing in over seven million dollars to participating organizations.
With donations to these events continuing to filter in, New York Gives Day has realized $3.5 Million so far, #ILGive (Illinois) $2.5 Million, Oregonians Give over $500K, and CUNY Tuesday also realized over $500K. On #GivingTuesday, GiveGab processed 12,094 gifts from 11,041 donors to 1,056 nonprofits across the country.
GiveGab has seen rapid growth in Giving Days, quickly advancing from two annual Giving Day partners twelve months ago to more than fifty today. These partners include the aforementioned days, along with The Big Give (San Antonio), Idaho Gives, Kentucky Gives, Cornell University, and many others.
GiveGab has established itself as the complete giving platform for nonprofits and, more recently, institutions of higher education. Created from years of collaboration with thousands of nonprofit partners, the platform is designed to make it much easier for organizations to raise funds and build long-term engaged relationships with their supporters.
"This was the year that Giving Tuesday defied expectations for ILGive," said Delia Coleman, Vice President, Strategy & Policy at Forefront. "This movement is here to stay. Every day these organizations strengthen the foundations of our communities and we are thrilled our campaign and our partners helped so many donors connect with, show some love to, and spread the word about all the awesome work these nonprofits do every day."
"Giving Tuesday is such an incredible movement. We're extremely proud to have partnered with so many great organizations across the country to help make it super easy for nonprofits to effectively raise money online," said Charlie Mulligan, CEO, GiveGab.
GiveGab is modern, easy-to-use software that cultivates long-term giving relationships between nonprofits and their supporters by providing robust online fundraising, donor management, supporter engagement, Giving Days and so much more. Visit www.givegab.com for more details.
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