Big Day of Giving

Sacramento's Biggest Day in Philanthropy!

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Big Day of Giving is a 24-hour online giving challenge that brings together the region's nonprofit community to help raise much needed unrestricted funds and shine a spotlight on the work nonprofits do in Sacramento. For the past few years, this event has united the community, raising more than $30 million for local nonprofits from more than 36,000 donors from all over the region, the state, the country and the world.

Every donation makes a difference

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All Big Day of Giving donations - large or small - will help create an exciting new exhibit!

STEAM Alive, Powered by You will provide children of all ages an engaging, hands-on play experience with imaginative and innovative exhibits. The space, created by industry leaders with guidance from community educators, will bring Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math “alive” in exciting ways, sparking imaginations and inspiring exploration.

Follow the conversation

Big Day of Giving is an online giving campaign. Be sure to like our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages to get reminders, updates and more. Follow along by searching the hashtag #BDOG2019 on your favorite social media platform. You'll find hundreds of posts from participating nonprofits. Also, use the hashtag to let us know you donated and to remind friends to participate.