Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving, where people just like you help good causes by making a donation to your favorite nonprofit and spreading the word on your social media channels.
The holiday season can be particularly tough for young people who experience foster care. Especially at this time of year, knowing that there are people out there who support them can make a world of difference. That’s why sharing your donation and giving words of encouragement to your friends on social media makes such a difference!
This year, Giving Tuesday is November 28th, 2023. Celebrate the season of generosity by giving the gift of supporting foster care!
There are Multiple ways you can show your support for foster care around the country this Giving Tuesday.
Share Your Story
Supporting foster care goes far beyond simply financial donations. This day of giving is all about inspiring others to join you in supporting a good cause like foster care. For this reason, sharing your story of giving or how foster care has affected your life can make a big impact. Consider using your own influence or social media accounts to share about giving, your foster care experiences, or other inspiring resources.
Create a Facebook Fundraiser
On Giving Tuesday Facebook offers many initiatives where they will help support or match donations made through their platform. Get the momentum of giving going by starting a fundraiser on Facebook and sharing it with your friends.
Make a Donation
If you feel led, simply making a donation to your local foster care nonprofit is an excellent way to do your part to support foster care across America. Many foster care agencies struggle to meet the needs of those in their care or to have the resources to best support their staff or foster families.
More on Foster Care in Indiana
To learn more about foster care in Indiana and how you can play a positive role in supporting your local foster care agencies contact our team at Benchmark Family Services. Foster Care cannot happen without countless people willing to selflessly give their time and resources to positively impact the lives of children and families.