Four Weeks Until Delco Gives Day!

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Released: April 12, 2024

Four Weeks Until Delco Gives Day!

The deadline for non-profits to register to participate is April 17

Delaware County Council reminds residents that the inaugural Delco Gives Day—a 24-hour day of giving and county-wide celebration of generosity, unity, and shared purpose hosted by The Foundation for Delaware County— will be held May 8 through May 9, 2024 (7:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.), providing Delaware County residents a unique opportunity to support local nonprofits that tirelessly serve our community and make a difference in the lives of the people in our county.

To-date, more than 250 nonprofits have signed up! Participating organizations include those focused on education, healthcare, the arts, social services, the environment, seniors, and more. A complete list of nonprofits (with more being added every day!) can be found on the Delco Gives Day website at .

Residents are invited to visit website to check out each participating nonprofit’s profile page and learn more about their mission and activities.

Every donation made on Delco Gives Day qualifies for bonus funding provided by The Foundation and Delco Gives sponsors, maximizing the impact of each contribution. Additional cash prizes will also be given out throughout the 24-hour giving period. The website opens for donations on May 8 at 7:00 p.m. Donations can be made online from a computer, smartphone, or any web-enabled device. All transactions will be secure and private.

Nonprofits Can Still Register!

The nonprofit registration window will remain open through Wednesday, April 17!

Details about how to register can be found on (just check out the Nonprofit toolkit and registration link from the website menu). Interested nonprofits can also contact The Foundation for Delaware County team by phone at (610) 744-1010 or email at .

Delco Gives Day Kickoff & Closing Celebrations

Delco Gives Day officially kicks off on May 8 at Dining Under the Stars, in Media, PA, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., with performances, live bands, and an appearance from Cecily Tynan of 6ABC. Chester City Hall will also help kick off Delco Gives Day with a Block Party at Chester City Hall, featuring live DJs and musical performances from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Residents are also invited to a closing celebration at Rose Tree Park, featuring live broadcast from iHeart Radio DJs Bex and Buster, and Jason Martinez from FOX29. We hope to see you there!

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