Media Room

2019 #GivingTuesday Campaign Kick-off

We had a great turnout at the kick-off. Thanks to everyone who joined us and a big thank you to Family Trust Federal Credit Union and Ledo's Pizza for your support of our local nonprofits.

As promised, here are the slides from Kathleen's presentation. You can watch the Facebook Live video here.

Special presentation by:
Kathleen Murphy from
#GivingTuesday Global
Whether you're a nonprofit organization, business or individual ... you can be a part of #GivingTuesday!
Ideas for local businesses
  • Publicizing #GivingTuesday and #YorkCountySCGives at your place of business.
  • Encouraging your employees and customers to give on #GivingTuesday.
  • Donating goods or services to the #YCSCGives participating nonprofits
  • Donate a portion of your proceeds on #GivingTuesday to a local nonprofit.
  • Raising awareness among your employees and colleagues of the great work done by nonprofit organizations here in York County by hosting an employee fund drive or matching employee gifts.
  • Promoting our Dine Out Do Good events.
  • Ask your favorite charities how you can volunteer!
Ideas for individuals
  • Visit our #YCSCGives Members and ask how you can get involved. We all need more volunteers!
  • Collect in-kind donations.
  • Give a special gift or hold a Facebook fundraiser for your favorite charity.
  • Share your personal story of why you support local nonprofit organizations.
  • Invite your friends to join you for lunch or dinner at any of our Dine Out Do Good events.
  • Download our #Unselfie and post you your photo with the tags: #YCSCGives and #GivingTuesday
  • Help us increase awareness about all of the great work York County nonprofits do every day by sharing our posts and stories!
Ideas for nonprofit organizations
  • Renew your #YorkCountySCGives membership.
  • If you're not a member, join today!
  • Share your volunteer, community service projects or fundraising projects for #GivingTuesday here.
  • Tell your story! Video testimonials from your clients and supporters to share your success stories.
  • Post your Amazon Wish List of items you may need.
  • Have upcoming events? Share those, too!
  • Promote your Dine Out Do Good or other #GivingTuesday events on our Facebook page. Set them up as an event and we will cross-promote them.

 Learn more about #GivingTuesday