Thank you to our supporters for caring about birds, their habitats, and Bent of the River Audubon Center! Because of your generosity on April 23 and 24, we raised $8,268 through Connecticut Community Foundation's Give Local event. Thank you also to CCF and the many event sponsors for supporting this amazing local giving opportunity.
GIVE LOCAL 2019 DETAILS
Beginning at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, April 23 through Wednesday, April 24 at 7 p.m. Bent of the River Audubon Center has the opportunity to raise much-needed funds to support the work at our center that is critical to bird and habitat conservation and nature education. We need your help!
It’s not just what you give, it’s when you give too! Below are the different prizes Bent of the River Audubon Center is competing for during Give Local Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills.
Also, LIKE our posts on Facebook dated from April 10 thru April 24 to give the Bent a chance to receive Give Local prizes with your simple social media clicks.
TUESDAY, APRIL 23
- Race to 20 – $1000 awarded to the first organization to reach 20 unique donors*
- Rewards from Republican-American – $1000 awarded randomly to any organization with 5 or more unique donors* between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m.
- Southbury Scramble – $1000 awarded randomly to one Southbury-based organization with 5 or more unique donors* between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
- Gager, Bower, and Scalzo's Star – $1000 awarded randomly to one of any Woodbury, Southbury, or Middlebury-based organization with 5 or more unique donors* between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
- Nature Lover – $1000 awarded randomly to one of any environmental, recreation, or animal welfare-based organization with 5 or more unique donors* between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24
- Midnight Madness – $1000 awarded to the organization that receives a donation closet to midnight (eastern time)
- Heal the World – $500 awarded randomly to one of any environment, recreation, or animal-welfare-based organization with 5 or more gifts between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
*For the purpose of awarding prizes, a "unique" donor is one individual, corporation, or business. Multiple donations from one individual to the same nonprofit will count as one unique donor.
Thank you for your support and shared dedication to nature!
About: Give Local Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills is a 36-hour online giving event hosted by Connecticut Community Foundation. Every dollar raised by the Bent during this giving event can be stretched further through bonus funds and prizes donated by Connecticut Community Foundation and their generous sponsors.