Community Foundation for Crawford County plans Annual Match Day

Staff report

On #GivingTuesday, the National Movement to Celebrate Generosity and to Give Crawford County: The Community Foundation for Crawford County is once again holding its annual Match Day fundraiser in conjunction with #GivingTuesday.

The first Tuesday after Thanksgiving, #GivingTuesday harnesses the power of social media to create a national movement around the holidays dedicated to giving, just as Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become days synonymous with holiday shopping. During only its third year in 2014, #GivingTuesday trended on Twitter 11 hours and $35 million of the total $45.68 million raised was raised on line.

“We are again holding our annual Match Day on #GivingTuesday,” explained Lisa Workman, the Foundation’s President. “Since so much of the success of #GivingTuesday revolves around using social media to raise funds, we are inviting Crawford County to join our virtual party! On December 1st, we’d like to see everyone go to

Staff report