We are currently working on updating the participation criteria and policies for Giving Hearts Day 2022. Please review some of the benefits of being a Giving Hearts Day Charity and let us know if you would like Giving Hearts Day participation updates.
Any nonprofit in North Dakota and northwest Minnesota with a 501(c)(3) designation is eligible to apply for Giving Hearts Day participation. We review all applicants to ensure that each organization is a valid nonprofit and is adequately prepared to run a successful Giving Hearts Day campaign.
Over 42,000 donors gave on Giving Hearts Day 2021
On average, donors give to 2 charities
Over $100 million dollars raised for local charities since 2008
336 Giving Hearts Businesses
25 Giving Hearts Schools
Churches and service clubs across the state
Resources to tell the Giving Hearts Day story to your network
Awards and incentives given year round for fundraising and volunteerism
World-class fundraising training, coaching, and resources from the Impact Institute
High Impact Fundraising Assessment
Statewide marketing to raise awareness of Giving Hearts Day
Training and toolkits provided to help you tell your story
Founded in 2008, Giving Hearts Day is a 24-hour event for charities in North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. Each year, Giving Hearts Day provides a platform for charities to fund their missions through an ever-increasing community of donors, many of whom get to experience the joy of giving for the first time. The longest-running giving day in the country, Giving Hearts Day has helped participating charities raise more than $110 million since its founding.