May 4th, 2017
24 Hours to Give Where Your Heart Is
From midnight to midnight on May 4, click here and give to our nonprofit, the Environmental Council of Sacramento (ECOS). Our mission is to achieve regional and community sustainability and a healthy environment for existing and future residents. By working proactively with our members, member organizations, local government, and community groups, ECOS energizes and brings positive change to the Sacramento region as we strive to develop thriving communities.
Give Now or Give in the Moment
You don’t have to wait until May 4th to give! You can schedule your gift now, or join the excitement of the day and give anytime on May 4th. Watch as your favorite nonprofits climb up the leaderboard!
In The News
“Big Day of Giving aims to raise millions for a record 600 local nonprofits this year” – SacTown Magazine
Big Day of Giving
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Mark Your Calendars! BIG Day of Giving is coming on May 4th, 2017. We are excited to join the Sacramento Regional Community Foundation for our 4th year of participating in the Big Day of Giving!
Some of the changes in this year’s Big Day of Giving campaign include:
- the ability to take payments in any format, not just with credit or debit cards.
- the ability to schedule payments ahead of time, e.g. if you are going to be out of town on May 4th, 2017
- the minimum donation amount has been lowered to $15.00
- a new online platform, called CiviCore, has been chosen to replace Kimbia
- a phone bank has been established
- a reduced transaction fee of 5.2%, down from 6.4%
- donors can now sign up for monthly donations
- Please consider giving to ECOS on May 4th, 2017.
More information about The Big Day of Giving can be found here.