GoodGiving Challenge Donor Toolkit

It’s time again for the GoodGiving Challenge! The 2023 GoodGiving Challenge will support 195 nonprofits in Central and Appalachia Kentucky.

Key dates

EARLY GIVING
Tuesday, Nov. 14 (9am) – Tuesday, Nov. 28 (8:59am)
GOODGIVING CHALLENGE
Giving Tuesday, Nov. 28 (9am) – Friday, Dec. 1 (11:59pm)

Matches + Prizes

We’re thrilled to offer $750,000+ in matching gifts and other special incentives to leverage your donations!

How to Give

Find a Nonprofit

Head to Search to find a participating nonprofit. Use the “Filters” to narrow in on a nonprofit you would like to support. From the “Find a Cause” menu you can browse organizations and other peer-to-peer fundraisers. “Location” will help you find nonprofits closest to you. “Categories” will bring up organizations that fit certain mission areas.

Interested in supporting multiple nonprofits? Fill a cart!

Add donations to multiple nonprofits to your “cart” and check out in one transaction.

Make Your Donation

To make a donation, click “Donate,” search for the charity you want to support, then click “donate” to enter the appropriate donation information. 

Within the donate form, you can select your donation amount, choose to give anonymously, or add a dedication.

What forms of payment are accepted?

Select the “payment method” dropdown menu in the checkout form to select your preferred payment method.

Choose from Credit Card, ACH (electronic check), or BGCF Donor Advised Fund.

Do you have a BGCF Donor Advised Fund?

Once again, we are excited to provide the convenience of donating directly from your Donor Advised Fund at BGCF through BGgives.org! You will not contact BGCF with your requests as in years pastOne of the many benefits of giving using your donor advised fund is that your gift will not be assessed the 5.3% processing fee at checkout! Click the button below for instructions:

Interested in opening your own Donor Advised Fund? Contact Scott Fitzpatrick, VP/Advancement.

Social Media

Be sure to follow @BGCFKY on Facebook and Instagram to be in the know about other exciting giving opportunities that will pop up throughout the week.

Create a Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Campaign

Looking for a way to support your favorite nonprofit participating in the GoodGiving Challenge? Set up a peer-to-peer fundraising page! Your P2P fundraising page on BGgives.org is a fundraiser where all funds raised go directly to the nonprofit you selected. 

Donor Support Resources

Review the GoodGiving Challenge Giving FAQs here.