ACT for Alexandria

Spring2ACTion 2014!

What if we all gave on one day?

We can on April 9th for Spring2ACTion, Alexandria’s Giving Day.  Spring2ACTion is a 24-hour online event that encourages everyone to contribute to Alexandria’s nonprofit organizations through spring2action.org a single online giving platform on Wednesday, April 9, 2014.  Last year, Spring2ACTion raised nearly $660,000 in one day, benefitting 97 local nonprofit organizations.  This year, our goal is raise $1,000,000 for more than 100 nonprofits.  To meet this goal, we need your help!  

Donors: 

  • As a donor supporting Spring2ACTion, you will be able to identify, learn about and contribute to local nonprofits in Alexandria, while playing an active role in spreading the word about your favorite charities. On Wednesday, April 9, 2014, donate on www.spring2action.org and then let people know that you gave! 
  • In just 24 hours, we have an opportunity to raise thousands of dollars for more than one hundred nonprofits making a difference in Alexandria 
  • Be a hero for the cause(s) you care about and sign up here to be a Free Agent Fundraiser.
    • For a step by step guide to becoming a Free Agent Fundraiser, click here

Nonprofits: 

  • No matter an organization's size or budget, an online giving day levels the playing field by giving organizations of all shapes and sizes the ability to compete. Each dollar you raise gets your organization closer to winning up to $40,000 in prizes. 
  • Participating in Spring2ACTion can raise your nonprofit's public image considerably and expand your circle of supporters to include those who give online and introduce and reinforce new giving behaviors that can help build capacity and lead to greater year-round giving. 
  • Sign up here by February 28, 2014 to register your nonprofit for Spring2ACTion

Training Sessions for Nonprofit Organizations and Free Agent Fundraisers: 

Spring2ACTion 101: New Date and Location!: 2/5, 9-10:30am, AEDP, 625 N. Washington St. Learn the ins and outs of Spring2ACTion. Register!

Ask the Experts: 2/12, 9:00-10:30am: Gain valuable marketing and fundraising advice from a panel of experts. Register!

Spring2ACTion Evening Session: 2/19, 6:30-8:00pm, Commonwealth Academy, 1321 Leslie Ave. Learn the ins and outs of Spring2ACTion. Register!

Grow Your Network: 2/26, 9:00-10:30am: Find out how to recruit free agent fundraisers. Register!

Last Chance Spring2ACTion: 3/18, 9:00am, Alexandria Economic Development Partnership, 625 N. Washington St. (No registration required): Ask your last minute questions and pick up marketing materials. 

Recieve one-on-one help at our office hours every Friday from March 7-April 4 from 1-4. Register!

Give on April 9 at www.spring2action.org!!

Date: 
April 09, 2014 12:00AM
Registration Link: 
www.spring2action.org