Monthly Archives: May 2014

Tear Down the wall on the Big Day of Giving

May 6th, 2014

Please stop at the State Theatre on Tuesday May 6 to be part of the launch of
Tear Down the Wall and make a donation on the Big Day of Giving!

BIG Day of Giving is a local initiative to increase philanthropy in our region. Presented by GiveLocalNow, along with your local community foundations, Placer Community Foundation, Sacramento Region Community Foundation, and Yolo Community Foundation, the BIG Day of Giving will take place during a 24-hour period on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. Starting at midnight, donations will be accepted through with a goal to inspire and unite our community in supporting close to 400 local nonprofits – 78 of which reside in Placer County and serve our residents.

Here’s why it matters to give where your heart is on May 6:

  • Your gift goes directly to your charities of choice.
  • Donations made at on May 6 receive a share of matching funds—making your gift go even farther.
  • Challenge prizes will take place throughout the day, allowing nonprofits to raise even more dollars.
  • Watch your gift, along with others grow on May 6 at and know you are part of a historic effort to support the greater good.

Help make history and support your place of home on May 6 with two easy steps:

1) Make a donation of $25 or more to the nonprofits addressing a cause that’s important to you, your friends and your family at

2) Spread the word. The success of this day is dependent upon people like you who proudly share why it is important to give to an organization that has meaningful impact in your community. Reach out to family, friends and colleagues to “pay forward” the news about the BIG Day of Giving and promote action on May 6th! 20140506_112749