February 15, 2018 - Save the Date
AMPLIFY AUSTIN DAY IS COMING! 6 PM on March 1 to 6 PM on March 2
Impact Austin is a proud partner of Amplify Austin. Amplify Austin Day is the community-wide annual day of giving on March 1-2, 2018. The 24-hour period provides an easy and fun way for the entire community to give together while helping local nonprofits like Impact Austin. Since 2013, Amplify Austin has raised over $35M for hundreds of local organizations.
Please consider giving to Impact Austin in addition to other nonprofits you love and support. The various ways to donate:
1. Make a donation via Impact Austin’s page at AmplifyATX.
2. Create your own fundraising page at AmplifyATX by February 28th and share it with friends.
3. Encourage your employer to match your donation.
4. Spread the word via social media.
5. Save the date for March 1st and support our community!
Donations to Impact Austin generated through Amplify Austin 2018 will fund new grants administration software, plus training and professional consultation, resulting in simpler, streamlined processes for nonprofit applicants and our member-reviewers. Our goal is to encourage the widest possible participation by nonprofits in our high-impact grantmaking program.
We’re excited to announce a Challenge Grant of $3,000 contributed by Impact Austin members to get the effort underway. Donate between 6:00 PM on March 1 and 6:00 PM on March 2 and every dollar we raise, up to $3,000, will be matched dollar-for-dollar! To learn more about Amplify Austin, the website offers Frequently Asked Questions.
General questions people ask include:
Will my donation 100% tax deductible?
Yes. You will receive an immediate thank you and tax receipt for 100% of your donation(s), which you should print out for your records. Your donation will be in the hands of your nonprofits within 4 weeks.
Do I have to wait until March 1-2 or can I donate today?
Your donations can be scheduled today. Your credit card will not be charged until Amplify Day. Scheduled gifts will be processed during Amplify Austin Day and will be counted in totals of Amplify Austin Day.
Who can I contact if I have more questions?
Amplify Austin is available to answer your questions online or by phone 512 717-4109.