Livingston CARES’ mission is to help communities and individuals locally, regionally, statewide, nationwide and globally in humanitarian projects including disaster relief and recovery efforts. CARES also provides a resource and information repository for individuals and organizations wishing to contribute to disaster recovery efforts. 
Livingston CARES Newsletter Holiday Issue
December, 2020
Ways You Can Help This Holiday Season
ROC The Day

On December 1, 2020, ROC The Day will begin online! This is a twenty-four hour online fundraising event run by United Way of Greater Rochester for different not-for-profits in the Rochester area.

Livingston CARES, as well as hundreds of other organizations, are involved in this event. This makes it easy to donate to multiple organizations you care about at once.

DOUBLE YOUR DONATION!
Members of the Board of Directors will generously match all donations to Livingston CARES collected as part of ROC the Day! Consider helping Livingston CARES if you can on December 1st - Any amount helps!
The State Employees Federated Appeal (SEFA) 2021 campaign has begun! There are lots of different prizes you can be entered to win if you donate; including a two night stay at the Big Tree Inn. State employees are encouraged to donate if able to, any amount helps! Our donation goal this year is $45,000.

You can donate to a variety of organizations. Livingston CARES can selected as a charity, as well as other charities around New York.
Shop Using Amazon Smile!

If you are planning on online shopping this holiday season, use Amazon Smile! This is a subdivision of Amazon that donates a portion of qualifying purchases to a non-profit organization of your choosing, at no additional cost to you. Livingston CARES is available to select as charity. Follow these directions to connect your Prime account with Livingston CARES.
Disaster Recovery Fund
In the past few months, over five million acres have burned on the West Coast due to uncontrollable fires. This is almost 23,000 times the size of SUNY Geneseo's campus. As a result of the devastating fires, we renamed our fund to provides aid to support communities impacted by the fires on the West Coast as well as those impacted by the hurricanes and flooding in the gulf coast and south eastern United States.

If you are interested in donating to the 2020-2021 Disaster Recovery Fund please use the link below.
Have a Great Holiday Season!

Thank you to everyone for all of your contributions to Livingston CARES during this unusual year. Have a safe, happy, and healthy holiday season!

Did you want to catch up on Livingston CARES' history?

If you wish to see the impact Livingston CARES has had throughout the years, you can use this link to view 15 years of trips, programs, people, projects, and more:
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