We share the challenges of 2020, and together we show our strength by giving – and doing
– all we can for each other.
Giving Tuesday – December 1 – is our day.
We can harness the power of all, with ALL gifts and ALL ways of doing good.
You are empowered to do
. Spread kindness, surprise with generosity, see a need and work to fill the gap. However you choose to do good for #GivingTuesday402 and #GivingTuesday712, give it your all.
Ready to give? Give now
and give every Tuesday with donation code GIVINGTUESDAY and all of our gifts will build into something big.
Be a Bright Light
-Light your home in purple in support of #GivingTuesday402 or #GivingTuesday712
-Wear festive purple attire on December 1st
-Chalk your sidewalks or paint your windows with messages supporting #GivingTuesday402 or #GivingTuesday712
-Encourage your business to change it's marquee to a message supporting this local giving day
-Hang posters and balloons to announce your participation in #GivingTuesday402 or #GivingTuesday712
-Utilize social media graphics and profile frames (coming soon)
-Take action and tag us at @SHAREomaha to invite others to join
Ideas for Donating
-Search SHARE Omaha
to find a cause that matters
-Buy a ticket to a fundraising event, or host your own event to raise funds
-Hold a workplace giving campaign
-Encourage your business to donate a percent of sales (of an item or the whole day) to your favorite cause
Ideas for Volunteering
-Find volunteering opportunities
– in-person or virtual – at SHAREomaha.org
-Donate your skills to a cause that matters to you
-Host a volunteer activity at your work, benefiting a nonprofit, for staff and customers
-Encourage your company to announce a Volunteer Time Off (VTO) plan for 2021
Host a Collection Drive
-Collect items nonprofits need (ex. diapers, books, school supplies, personal hygiene products, blankets, etc)
-See and shop what nonprofits need at SHAREomaha.org/shopforgood
Ideas for Acts of Kindness
-Surprise friends or strangers with an act of kindness in honor of #GivingTuesday402 or #GivingTuesday712
-Share a charity’s social posts to help them reach more people
-Write notes of encouragement to students, seniors and essential workers
-Deliver treats or meals to clients, neighbors, essential workers and those in need
-Get creative! Any act of good moves us all toward a better future