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Give to the Max Day

11.04.2011

What is it?

Starting at midnight on Wednesday, November 9th, you and other local residents can donate online to help raise money for Martha’s Table as a part of the first annual Give to the Max Day of Greater Washington.  Martha’s Table’s goal is to have 100 new donors as a result of Give to the Max Day.

How do I Give to the Max?

On November 9th, visit the Give to the Max hompage or Martha’s Table Give to the Max page and give.  You can promote your generosity to your friends, family and followers by connecting with us on facebook and Twiiter.  You can even track support with a Twibbon.  What’s a Twibbon?  Good question.  Click here to find out.

Prizes and awards will be given to nonprofits in many different categories so you never know what great things will come for Martha’s Table.  One of each of the following awards will be given to the nonprofits that raise the most dollars and garner the most donations.

Most Dollars Raised

  • Grand Award – $25,000
  • Second Place Award – $10,000
  • Third Place Award – $5,000
  • Fourth Place Award – $2,500
  • New Year Award (12th place
    for 2012) – $2,500
  • Obama Award (44th place for
    the 44th president) – $2,500

Most Donors

  • Grand Award – $25,000
  • Second Place Award – $10,000
  • Third Place Award – $5,000
  • Fourth Place Award – $2,500
  • New Year Award (12th place
    for 2012) – $2,500
  • Obama Award (44th place for
    the 44th president) – $2,500
Golden Tickets

$1,000 for 10 hours starting at 2 p.m. and ending at midnight, awarded to the nonprofit that garners the most individual donors each hour.

Care2 Fundraiser Challenge

Every cause has individual champions, people who love their nonprofit and fundraise for them. Whether it’s a board member or a free agent, these individuals can compete to win awards for their favorite nonprofits, too, by garnering the most individual donors.

  • Grand Prize – $10,000
  • Second Place – $5,000
  • Third Place – $1,000

There are still opportunities for area businesses and foundations to sponsor matching grants and Give to the Max Day Awards. These monies may support individual category awards (such as health or environment), and provide “Golden Ticket” awards for hourly successes as well as increase the larger Grand Prize pool with additional awards. Contact geoff@razoo.com if you would like more information.