By Jeff Franco, City Year Washington, DC Executive Director
I want to personally let you know about an exciting opportunity to help City Year win up to $100,000 in cash prizes, enabling us to do what we do best – keep students in school and on track to graduate.
On Wednesday, November 9, 2011 City Year Washington, DC will be participating in a 24 hour fundraising campaign called Give to the Max Day: Greater Washington. Give to the Max Day is a chance for us to come together to raise as much money as possible for area nonprofits in 24 hours. The non-profit with the most donations and the non-profit that raises the most money will be eligible to win up to $100,000 to support their work in the DC community.
You can help City Year win 1 of these awards by following 3 easy steps!
- Mark November 9th on your calendar with a link to City Year Washington, DC’s Give to the Max Day page. And make a donation on November 9th to City Year Washington, DC (minimum donation is just $10).
- Spread the word! Forward this email to your family, friends, and coworkers or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and our Blog to help build the buzz.
- Feel good.
Give to the Max Day provides area residents, like you, the chance to unite in support of all the great non-profit organizations working to improve our community. I hope you will consider supporting City Year Washington, DC. Together, we can help DC students succeed. Together, we can make a difference.