Support Red Cross With “Centre Gives” Online Donation Event

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Please mark your calendars for May 22nd & 23rd 2013 to make a donation to the American Red Cross at

Centre Gives is a 36-hour fundraising event for participating nonprofits, such as your American Red Cross. It is an initiative of the Centre Foundation of Pennsylvania. The aim of this initiative is to:

• Promote the awareness and support of local nonprofits in our region

• Launch a 36-hour giving campaign for local nonprofits

• Increase individual funding to nonprofits through a concentrated, online, matching gift campaign

• Meet the increasing needs of our region through a strategic and unified philanthropic effort

On May 22nd at 6:00am to May 23rd at 6:00pm, friends of the American Red Cross are asked to visit this website: and select the American Red Cross in order to give a gift (using their credit card; minimum gift $25) to help support Red Cross services in Centre Communities. There will be EXTRA money from prizes awarded throughout the day, as well as match of donor dollars.

Running totals will be shown throughout the day at the Center Gives website,

The Centre Foundation is sponsoring Centre Gives 2013, in an event to help the community support local nonprofit organizations’ fund raising efforts. The Foundation, is matching a portion of donations made to the preregistered nonprofits.