Delaware Nonprofits Headlines

Do More 24 shatters record in first three hours, ends with 5 times last year’s total

The grand total for the 2021 event will be announced Saturday by 8 p.m.
The Delaware Symphony Orchestra is one of 400 nonprofits participating in Do More 24 Delaware.
The Delaware Symphony Orchestra is one of 400 nonprofits participating in Do More 24 Delaware.

 

Delaware’s Giving Day “Do More 24” — a way to give nonprofits a financial boost — beat last year’s total of $390,691 in three hours.

By midnight, $500,000 had been given and by 7 a.m. Friday, more than 6,000 people had donated to a cause they cared about.

More than 400 organizations are participating in this year’s Do More 24 Delaware event. 

By 6 p.m. Friday, the website said that $1,944,727 had been raised, more than five times the amount raised last year.

Last year’s event included 276 participating nonprofits. About 41% of last year’s donors said they were first-time donors.

Go their Do More 24 Delaware page to donate.

 

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