Last fall we posted about the Pittsburgh Foundation Day of Giving. This is where the Pittsburgh Foundation put up $500,000 in matching funds to go to the organizations that received donations on the day of giving.
We had a great response to our poll on which organization to support and donated money to Bike Pittsburgh. Wednesday, May 11, 2011 is the Pittsburgh is Art Day of Giving – $475,000 in matching funds will go to local arts organizations.
Here is the find print on the Pittsburgh Is Art Day of Giving:
You may begin making contributions, through www.pittsburghgives.org on May… Read the rest
UPDATE 10/13: We just made a donation on PittsburghGives.org to BikePGH – which received over 40% of the votes! Thanks to everyone who voted. ALSO – wanted to clarify that the match is a prorated share of the total $500,000 – not a dollar for dollar match – a change from last year. This is still a great way to help your favorite organization boost their fundraising. Donations will be accepted until midnight on October 13, 2010.
For the second year in a row – the Pittsburgh Foundation is organizing the Day of Giving – on October 13, 2010… Read the rest