Finalize your Communication Plans

Give Local is right around the corner and now is the time to hone your communication strategy! Whether you plan to use Peer-to-Peer, email, social media, or the telephone, be sure to highlight the impact your organization makes in the community. Also point out any special plans, matching funds or prizes you plan to compete for. If you're looking for inspiration, check out the resources in the Nonprofit Toolkit including:


It's live - your social media posts on Tagboard

The Give Local tagboard feature is now live at the bottom of the home page . Your social media posts across various platforms will automatically populate here, providing you use the official hashtag: #GiveLocalGWLH !

Registation is now open - May 15 donor training

Wondering what to do with your donors after the big campaign? Join consultant Sharon Danosky of Danosky & Associates for a discussion on best practices and ways to build upon your Give Local success!  Register here.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I access my donor information?

With the new GiveGab platform, donor information is easily accessed via your administrative dashboard. There will no longer be specific donor links sent to each participating nonprofits. Learn more about donor reports.

Where are prize winners posted?

Head over to the prize page to see winners posted on April 23-24! Announcements will also be made via the Foundation's Twitter feed throughout the campaign.

Contact Tricia Poirier, special projects coordinator, at or call 203.753.1315 x 130.

P.S. This is the fifth in a six-part newsletter series. Find earlier editions here.
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