Member Update November 18, 2016

The Methodist Home media coverage of Georgia Gives Day

Alison Evans is interviewed on 41WMGT 

A number of Together Georgia members participated in the 2016 Georgia Gives Day, which raised a record $3.89 million. Mark your calendar for the 2017 Georgia Gives Day scheduled November 9, 2017.  (The link is not yet active to sign up for 2017.)

From Georgia Center for Nonprofits 

  • What makes an organization eligible to participate in Georgia Gives Day?
    Any state registered, Georgia based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization is eligible to participate.
  • How do I know if my nonprofit is a 501(c)(3) organization?
    You can check 501(c)(3) status on the NCCS Database.
  • How do I know if my nonprofit is state registered?
    You can search the Georgia Secretary of State’s website to determine your state registration status by clicking here.
  • I’m not registered with the Georgia Secretary of State, how do I do so?
    Nonprofit corporations are formed by filing Articles of Incorporation with the Georgia Secretary of State by clicking here.
  • How much does it cost for a nonprofit to participate in Georgia Gives?
    Nothing.  There is no set-up fee to participate. Nonprofits enroll through a simple online registration form and receive an individual merchant account for donations to be directly deposited into the nonprofit's bank account.

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