Top 10 Tweets from #GivingTuesday

Dec 01, 2017 - CyberGrants

Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving and is celebrated the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. This day kicks off the charitable season and focuses on giving back during the end-of-year holiday season.

@StBaldricks, @helphopeliveorg and @HSIGlobal received life changing donations this #GivingTuesday! See just how much generosity was spread on this special day.Tweet This!

This annual “Day of Giving” has helped to amplify the charitable message of the year-end. Last year Giving Tuesday saw a significant increase in donations, growing from $116 million in donations in 2015 to a whopping $177 million in 2016! That’s nearly a 50% increase!

We have compiled some of our favorite tweets from this year’s #GivingTuesday. Check them out below:

CSX (@CSX) delivers freight everyday, but on #GivingTuesday, they took time to deliver a helping hand & goodwill in the communities where they operate. 

ExxonMobil (@exxonmobil) contributed over $200 million in cash, goods, and services to communities worldwide last year!

Tufts HP Foundation (@THPFoundation) reached out to their employees to fill 120 bags with soap, shampoo, toothpaste and first aid supplies for Veterans! 

General Motors (@GM) Asked their employees to wrap thousands of gifts for children in need. By the end of the week, they will be delivered to children by air sleigh! 

UnitedHealth Group (@UnitedHealthGrp) partnered with Fisher House (@FisherHouseFdtn) to support the nation’s military members and their families.

CyberGrants (@CyberGrants) CyberGrants has over 450 clients, including over half the Fortune 100, many whom execute #GivingTuesday programs. Between all of their companies, they processed nearly $7 million in employee giving on GivingTuesday in 2016!

Exelon Corporation (@Exelon) contributed to #GivingTuesday by encouraging their employees to volunteer and help give back to their communities.

Snow Leopard Trust (@snowleopards) was blown away by the generosity of supporters who donated 89,500 towards snow leopard conservation in just 24 hours! And the best part about it was, that money will be matched!

St. Baldrick’s (@StBaldricks) This #GivingTuesday raised over 170,000 for this charity that helps kids with cancer by funding life saving childhood cancer research grants!

Humane Society Int’l (@HSIGlobal) saved over 170 dogs this #GivingTuesday! Thanks to generous donors, these dogs lives were saved!

Help Hope Live (@helphopeliveorg) raised over 142,000 in just one day! This money will help people with unmet medical expenses due to organ and cell transplants or catastrophic injuries and illnesses.

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