Looking for information about creating a GivingEdge profile, participating in the next Big Day of Giving from the Sacramento Region Community Foundation, and promoting your good work in the community? You've found the right place.
GivingEdge is the backbone of the Sacramento region's annual giving day, Big Day of Giving, and all nonprofits that participate in Big Day of Giving must have updated GivingEdge profiles. In fact, building a GivingEdge profile is part of the Big Day of Giving registration process from mid-October through December of each year. Note that creating a profile does not register your organization for Big Day of Giving. Scroll below for information on the BDOG registration process.
To create a profile on GivingEdge, your nonprofit must meet the following criteria:
We do not accept requests from the following types of organizations (barring exceptions stated):
Since 2013, hundreds of nonprofits in El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, and Yolo counties have raised millions of unrestricted dollars and advanced their impact in our community through their participation in Big Day of Giving. Even more, those organizations have used Big Day of Giving to build a cooperative, collaborative area nonprofit sector! Here are just some of the benefits of participation:
Because nonprofits that participate in Big Day of Giving must have GivingEdge profiles, all organizations must meet the GivingEdge eligibility requirements listed in the table above. Additional registration requirements for participating nonprofits are subject to change each year.
Big Day of Giving 2024 is on Thursday, May 2, 2024! To be alerted when registration for Big Day of Giving 2024 opens, sign up for the Big Day of Giving Bulletin.
What are the benefits of having a GivingEdge profile for my nonprofit?
What should I know about donations made on GivingEdge?
Do donors receive receipts for their donations?
If a donor gives through my organization's GivingEdge profile, when and how will I receive the funds?
What are the benefits of participating in Big Day of Giving?
What is Big Day of Giving? When is the next Big Day of Giving and how can I register my nonprofit?
Can I have a profile on GivingEdge if I don't want to participate in Big Day of Giving?
Can my organization participate in Big Day of Giving if it doesn't register?
Can donors make gifts any time of the year on GivingEdge?
How do I access a list of donors to my organization? How do I update my GivingEdge profile?
If I create a profile for Big Day of Giving, what happens to the profile after the event?
What are other ways my organization can partner with the Sacramento Region Community Foundation?