Why do YOU Give? Tell us in a video, and your favorite Fairfield County nonprofit could win a $2,500 grant!
What’s your passion when it comes to giving back to the community with your time and treasure? Share what matters to you by uploading a video and joining our new Why I Give contest! YOUR entries give YOUR favorite Fairfield County nonprofit a chance to receive a $2,500 grant this February.
It’s all part of Fairfield County’s Giving Day, powered by Fairfield County’s Community Foundation and supported by Champion Sponsor, Bank of America.
Watch this video for contest details and get started today:
Entering is easy:
Step 1: Create a short video of 60 seconds or less sharing your heartfelt message about WHY YOU GIVE to your favorite local nonprofit participating in Fairfield County’s Giving Day 2019. (We know it’s hard – but make sure you mention only ONE nonprofit per video.) For a list of participating nonprofits, visit: FCGives.org.
Step 2: Upload your video to Facebook and in the body of your post be sure to include the following tags and hashtag:
• Use the hashtag #WhyIGive19
• Tag the nonprofit you mention in your video
• Tag Fairfield County’s Community Foundation
Upload as many videos as you’d like, but be sure to mention only ONE nonprofit per video for a chance to win! If you’re uploading to a personal page, remember to set your video to public so it can be included in the contest.
Step 3: Spread the word! Get your Facebook fans/followers to “Like” your video. The video with the most likes will win!
Fairfield County’s Community Foundation and Bank of America will award a $2,500 grant to the nonprofit featured in the winning video.
Plus, every video you create and upload will raise awareness for your favorite organization and its mission. Now go have some fun!
Contest video submissions can be made from Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 12 am ET through Friday, February 22, 2019 at 11:59 pm ET. Winner will announced on Giving Day!