The Soapbox and Toolbox for New York State's Nonprofits


New York Gives Day 2016 (#NYGivesDay) is a 24-hour online fundraising challenge to celebrate nonprofits across the state of New York. Thousands of nonprofits across the Empire State will work together on November 29, 2016, to raise awareness, collect donations, and build a stronger sense of philanthropy throughout their local communities. This day will also coincide with #GivingTuesday, a movement to add a national day of giving on the first Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday. Nov. 29, 2016marks the 5th Anniversary of #GivingTuesday. This year, nonprofits throughout New York State will come together to create a movement for their local communities, raising awareness and funds for their worthy causes. 

#NYGivesDay is a 24-hour online giving challenge on #GivingTuesday to build a stronger sense of philanthropy and community across the state of New York. Register your organization to participate.



New York's first-ever statewide Day of Giving, #NYGivesDay, was established by The New York Council of Nonprofits (NYCON) and United Way of New York State. 

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Other Regional Giving Days:
ROC the Day (Rochester Area nonprofits) 

NYCON develops and promotes an effective and vibrant charitable nonprofit community throughout New York State.  We strengthen organizational capacity, act as an advocate and unifying voice, help to inform philanthropic giving, and conduct research and planning to demonstrate relevance and impact.