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Issue 131/November 2013




 Tuesday, December 3, 2013

“The end of the year is a powerful time for nonprofits, a time of tremendous energy and momentum. Nonprofit professionals understand and appreciate the potential for their organizations in year-end giving,” says Jeffrey Byrne, President + Founder of Jeffrey Byrne + Associates, Inc. “#GivingTuesday harnesses the power of this time of year, by inspiring people to take collaborative action and give back. #GivingTuesday also reminds us of the true spirit of the holiday season: community. One of the most powerful gifts we can give our loved ones is our promise to work together to help create a better world…for everyone.”

Jeffrey Byrne + Associates, Inc., is a proud endorser of #GivingTuesday, joining fellow members of the Giving Institute, and encourages EVERYONE to participate.

#GivingTuesday is a call to action. 

Currently, more than 4,000 partners have committed to participate in #GivingTuesday.  With three weeks left until December 3, new organizations are joining daily and providing creative ways people can embrace #GivingTuesday and collaborate in their giving efforts to create more meaningful results.

Whether you are part of a nonprofit organization that is coordinating a fundraising initiative or volunteer project, a donor looking to make a contribution, a volunteer hoping to donate time and talent or a business wishing to increase its engagement with the community – #GivingTuesday is the perfect opportunity to do so. 

Several resources are provided on the #GivingTuesday website to make your participation as meaningful as possible: 

For Nonprofits: ( )

For Families:  ( )

For Businesses: ( )

The success of #GivingTuesday 2013 depends upon the collective efforts of a special group—a special group to which you belong.  You are the most important part of making this movement a reality.

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