Thank you for supporting local nonprofits and maximizing charitable giving for Giving Tuesday 2020.

We look forward to seeing you for #GivingTuesday419 next year - Nov. 30, 2021!

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Watch to learn more about #GivingTuesday419: the past, present and future. Plus, hear from the Giving Tuesday Global team and the announcement of the Difference Makers for 2021!


Dollars donated to previously featured Difference Makers


Thank you for participating in #GivingTuesday 419!

Daily winners

Charitable donation winners

We will draw daily winners from our event registration list to designate a donation to the charity of their choice.

$500 winner - Sunday:  Ryan Wagler
Sponsored by anonymous community members – thank you!

$1,000 winner - Monday:  Angie Day
Sponsored by anonymous community members – thank you!

$2,000 winner - Tuesday:  Donna King
Sponsored by Temar Accounting – thank you!

$5,000 winner - Wednesday:  Hannah Austermiller
Sponsored by Pettisville Grain Company – thank you!

$10,000 winner - Thursday:  Tori Carrizales
Sponsored by anonymous community members – thank you! 

Featured organizations

Featured Difference Makers

This Giving Tuesday, give to our local organizations that need your support. You can give:

  • Through your Everence donor advised fund by logging in to your My Everence account to make distributions. 
  • Online directly to the organization by clicking on the "Online gift" links below.

At our 2018 and 2019 Giving Tuesday events, we highlighted Difference Makers in our community. This year, we are highlighting these organizations again and sharing updates of where they are now! 

Adriel logo

Adriel is committed to providing safe and loving homes for children in need. Support from our community empowers Adriel to be a premier provider of exceptional care. Your donation supports foster families in providing nurturing homes, enables Adriel to offer activities to promote normalcy for children in foster care, and helps to rehabilitate biological families. 

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Archbold Fish Pantry logo

With donations from Giving Tuesday, we plan to partner with Fulton County Christmas Cheer and give a crock pot and cookbook to each family that comes to the pantry in December. We also want to make improvements to our facility to make it even more comfortable and accessible for our elderly and disabled clients. 

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Black Swamp Arts Council logo

BSAC is a nonprofit arts organization serving rural NW Ohio with the mission of enriching lives by actively promoting the arts and making them accessible to everyone. Art is universal, and has a way of bringing us together and creating joy and beauty. We can’t do it without you! Whether it is through volunteering your time, donating art supplies, or by your financial support, you help make our mission possible.  

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Care & Share logo

Your financial support of our store expansion project is a gift that will keep on giving both in our community and around the world for years to come. Thank you for joining us in providing the Hope that is needed in our world today. We are committed to giving people hope and dignity through the love of Christ. 

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Children's Lantern logo

The mission of Children’s Lantern is to prevent human trafficking, addiction, and homelessness by eliminating situations that make life unnecessarily difficult for foster parents, social workers and aged out foster youth. We can only do this through your financial involvement in the important work of child welfare. 

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

CPC logo

Crisis Pregnancy Center is a Christian social service agency offering free, holistic (physical, emotional, and spiritual) services to those facing unplanned and/or unwanted pregnancy. We provide free limited obstetrical ultrasounds, parenting classes, material assistance, STI testing, and advocate sexual risk avoidance through optimal health education. Community support ensures we may continue offering help, hope and healing to those who may have nowhere else to turn.

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Defiance Dream Center

We value the importance of consistency in relationships. This consistency is formed by volunteers going into the community the first Saturday of every month. And as a result of the trust developed, we are able to understand the overall needs. We then tie resources and funds to directly meet these needs. Over the next year, with the proper funding, we are planning to continue what we are doing, expand workforce development while building a mobile classroom, and establishing a much needed dental clinic.

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

FCA logo

Why FCA? We’re living in a time where our nation, especially our students, are STRUGGLING! They’ve been isolated, discouraged, and surrounded by divisive times. The emotions of fear and anxiety, loom over our nation, and our students are experiencing the fallout of these emotions. The ministry of FCA and its life changing message is more crucial than ever before.

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Fulton County Humane Society logo

Fulton County Humane Society operates with no salaries and no employees. We rely on the generosity of community donations and the animal adoption fees to take care of the homeless, injured and sick animals in Fulton county.

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Growing Hope Farms

Growing Hope Farm is designed to be self-sustaining and eliminate the need for government funding. 

Individuals with autism or other developmental disabilities are provided opportunities to learn critical life skills through farming-based activities. 

Lives change. Violent behaviors disappear. Knowledge, awareness and hope are growing. 

Support allows us to ensure sustainability and expand our impact in the community. 

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Habitat for Humanity of Fulton County logo

Habitat for Humanity creates safe, affordable homes for people facing housing instability. More than half of Americans struggle to pay their mortgage or rent, making it impossible to afford other essential needs. This creates hopelessness, hurting families, especially children. With your support, Habitat provides security, stability and self-reliance through affordable housing. Because home matters for everyone.

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It All Matters Logo

Research reveals child maltreatment is the single most preventable cause of mental illness and behavioral dysfunction.

It All Matters is dedicated to proactively educating parents about their profound influence on their children's mental health, especially in the first three years.

Our motto is "Parents who know better, do better."

Your financial support will help us reach more children, more families.

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Revive Ohio logo

In today’s world, people need hope more than ever. We believe Jesus is the source of all hope! Our goal is to equip and encourage believers to share that hope with those around them. Your gifts will allow us to keep funding from being a barrier as we continue moving throughout the state and pouring into past counties – like Fulton!

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Rock Forward logo

The African culture is made up of incredibly intelligent and motivated individuals, that have had many hardships, and don't have a chance to be educated and get jobs to sustain their lives and those of their children. Rock Forward is making a difference in these lives, by giving them this opportunity. At this point, we have many individuals who have graduated from the training course, and are ready to be given a loan to begin their journey of sustainability.  

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Sara's Garden logo

Sara’s Garden is thankful for the ability to operate through the generosity of very supportive communities, our partners in providing hope and changing lives. Every dollar contributed to Sara’s Garden is valued. Our mission is to use your gifts wisely to serve families in need of our life changing services. Thanks to you, they have hope for a brighter future.

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Sauder Village logo

As a nonprofit educational resource, Sauder Village relies on the involvement and contributions from our local communities in order to sustain our core mission to Honor the Past and Inspire the Future.  Your gifts help make authentic educational experiences possible for students of all ages and provide memorable family friendly experiences rich in History, Hospitality, Creativity and Fun.  

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Shalom Counseling & Mediation Center

When a marriage needs mending - Shalom is there. When a child is abused or assaulted - Shalom is there. When a loved one dies, and grief becomes overwhelming - Shalom is there. When you turn to Shalom, Shalom is always there. Your support helps Shalom continue to heal the hurting in our community. Thank you.

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Stand For Truth logo

8 in 10 teens don't attend church but 9 in 10 attend public schools. By teaming up with us you can become an integral part of helping us reach unchurched students with the gospel. We know kids are hurting, we know we have a way to help them, but we also know we can't do it without support.

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Sufficient Grace Ministries logo

Sufficient Grace Ministries offers perinatal hospice and bereavement support and resources to over 1,000 families facing the loss of a baby, both locally and worldwide, free of charge. One in four expectant mothers will experience the loss of a baby. Without parent-centered support, grieving families suffer in silence. Help us change their stories from painful regret to comfort and hope.

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Sunshine logo

Sunshine has adapted in how we support our mission, but certainly not the why. Technology has proven to be the safest way to connect our community. Although, nothing can replace personal connection, we continue to find ways to bring joy and interaction to families. Our goal to raise $282,950 will boost technological infrastructure. Your gift directly impacts our ability to purchase necessary equipment to safely connect Sunshine’s community.

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

Youth for Christ

Youth For Christ reaches young people in NW Ohio by going where they are. We build God-honoring relationships with students on campuses, in detention facilities, coffee shops, and anywhere else kids can be found. We connect with young people who are feeling isolated and experiencing anxiety and depression. This allows us to meet immediate needs while establishing authentic Christ-sharing relationships.

Donor advised fund gift Online gift

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Donor advised funds

Express your generosity in a simple, streamlined and flexible way. Opening a donor advised fund allows you to make a wide range of gifts, and grow the ability to make a profound difference today and in the future. 

Starting a donor advised fund is easy. First you make a contribution of cash or other assets with a fair market value, then you recommend how and when those funds are distributed to your favorite charities.1 

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Other ways to give

Opportunities to grow your impact

Everence Financial can help you find the type of giving that is right for your financial situation, current income, future expectations, your goals and how you would like to pass on your values to family, other heirs, your church and/or charitable organizations.

Charitable gift annuities

Give a gift that gives back. You can realize a steady stream of payments and know that you’ll be making a profound impact on the missions and ministries you support.

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Charitable trusts

Add flexibility and control over more extensive charitable contributions and divide how and when your assets are used between charitable and non-charitable beneficiaries. 

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MyNeighbor card

For every purchase made with the MyNeighbor credit card, Everence donates 1.50% of the transaction total to the nonprofit of your choice, at no extra cost to you. 

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Planned giving

Selecting and using a well-structured giving approach that offers tax efficiencies, can reward you as a donor, your heirs, other beneficiaries and the charitable organizations you choose.

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Unique gifts

You can give more than you may have thought possible. See how we can help you turn gifts, contributions and donations into the powerful potential of lives saved and lives helped. 

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Wills and legacy planning

Give through your will and estate plan and know how you’ll make a mark on this world for the future – as you put your Christian beliefs and stewardship ideals to work today.

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1Assets contributed to the donor advised fund become the property of Everence Foundation and the donor retains no legal control over the gift. Instead, the donor is entitled to give non-binding advice to the foundation about the distribution of the funds.