Millions of Canadians DO GOOD STUFF for GivingTuesday 2018
November 27th was no ordinary day. From coast-to-coast-to-coast, millions of Canadians rallied together to donate, fundraise, volunteer and other good stuff, in celebration of #GivingTuesdayCa.
DONATIONS CONTINUE TO GROW
Once again, GivingTuesday saw significant increases in donations with an estimated $15M+ raised online in Canada on the day. CanadaHelps reported a 56% increase compared to 2017 bringing the total increase on the platform compared to 2012 to 785%!
STRONG COMMUNITY MOVEMENTS
More than 40 communities came together to celebrate GivingTuesday in 2018 joining people and organizations from every country in the world to support the causes they care about. Once again mayors and premiers declared November 27, 2018 to be officially GivingTuesday their provinces and cities from coast to coast.
GIVING IN MANY FORMS
In communities in every region of our vast country, Canadians came together to give back in many creative ways. From clothing and food drives to skateboards and visits from Santa, millions of Canadians showed their support for the causes they care about.
THE GIVING SEASON IS OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED
Many campaigns launched on November 27th and will run for the rest of the month, so let’s keep on giving Canada!
Mark your calendars – GivingTuesday is December 3rd, 2019!
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