What is the Amazing Raise?
-The Amazing Raise is a two-day online giving event hosted by The Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia. The event is designed to inspire and grow philanthropy in our region by empowering those who love the Central Virginia region to raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits.
Who does the Amazing Raise benefit?
-More than 600 nonprofit organizations in the Central Virginia are eligible to participate in the Amazing Raise. Donations will be put to use almost immediately to continuing life-changing work in the areas of education, health & wellness, animal welfare, arts & culture, housing, health care, and much more.
When is the Amazing Raise?
-The Amazing Raise begins at 6 AM Wednesday, September 16 and continues until 6 PM Thursday, September 17.
How do I give?
-Credit card donations will be accepted during the 36-hour period on TheAmazingRaise.org, or through authorized Amazing Raise donation forms embedded on nonprofits' websites.
How is SwimRVA involved?
-SwimRVA is a nonprofit that serves as a catalyst for the Greater Richmond region in health and fitness, water safety, sports tourism, and competitive aquatics. SwimRVA is one of the many organization registered to accept donations during the Amazing Raise. SwimRVA raised over $3,000 in 2014 and has a new goal of $5,000. Your support will go to make Richmond healthier, active, water safe, and a more thriving community.
For more information on this event please visit TheAmazingRaise.org