BEATRICE – A 24-hour event that has now raised over $760,000 since 2019 to benefit area non-profit organizations will be held on September 8th, this year.  The Gage County Foundation’s Big Give Gage event is set for that day, where persons can donate online to support local non-profits that provide services in the Beatrice and Gage County area.

Last year, 61 organizations signed up to participate in the one-day fundraiser.  Donors can search for non-profits now, by going to…

biggivegage.org

Donations on September 8th take place over a 24-hour period, with a minimum $10 donation.   Donations will be accepted by debit or credit card online, or with cash or a check mailed to post office box 641, Beatrice, zip code 68310. 

On the day of the Big Give, there will also be in-person donations accepted at the Vintage Venue.

Participating organizations must attend a meeting on August 1st…and be registered and recognized as tax-exempt by state and federal government.

Organizations that draw support from the event include areas such as education, health and wellness, community development, the environment, arts and culture.