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 #GivingTuesday: A national day of giving back during the holidays


#GivingTuesday

December 3, 2013

#GivingTuesday is a national movement around the holidays dedicated to giving, similar to how Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become days that are, today, synonymous with holiday shopping.  Whether you’ve already finished all of your holiday shopping or are working on your list, we hope you take a moment this holiday season to include the patients at Dayton Children's as part of your holiday giving.

Why are YOU supporting Dayton Children's on #GivingTuesday? Tell us by taking an #UNselfie picture!

This year we want to know WHY you are choosing to support Dayton Children's on #GivingTuesday.

With "selfie" becoming the newest word in the dictionary this year, the #GivingTuesday movement is encouraging people to turn the trend and start taking #Unselfie pictures! These "UNselfie" pictures show you being UNselfish! Dayton Children's wants to see your own #UNselfie pictures of why YOU are supporting Dayton Children's on #GivingTuesday!

Please download and print your own "I support #GivingTuesday" sign. Fill in the blank and take a picture with your sign! Post it to the Dayton Children's Facebook page or e-mail us at marketing@childrensdayton.org.

Read more about the #UNSelfie movement.

Miss Ohio Heather Wells shares why she is supporting Dayton Children's on #GivingTuesday! Miss Ohio Heather Wells shares why she is supporting Dayton Children's on #GivingTuesday!

Five easy ways you can help on #GivingTuesday:

  1. Make a donation to Dayton Children's for #GivingTuesday. Your gift helps sick kids in our community get better!
  2. Post on Facebook, Tweet, E-mail, Instagram, blog about Dayton Children’s and #GivingTuesday. Use #DCHGivingTuesday!
  3. Download and print or make your own “I’m giving to Dayton Children’s on #GivingTuesday because ________” sign.
  4. Take a picture with your sign and share it on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using #DCHGivingTuesday OR e-mail it to us at marketing@childrensdayton.org. We will be sharing these throughout the day on our Facebook page.
  5. Share the commercial from our YouTube channel on social media along with information about #GivingTuesday

What is #GivingTuesday?  

On Tuesday, November 27, 2012, the collective power of charities, families, businesses and individuals transformed how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. The first #GivingTuesday created a national movement around the holidays dedicated to giving, similar to how Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become days that are, today, synonymous with holiday shopping.  

#GivingTuesday is not a new giving platform, but a call to action. The goal is to help #GivingTuesday become a major part of the holiday season, putting giving upfront in November rather than an afterthought in December or the New Year.  

A respected “Team of Influencers” helped conceive and shape the concept for #GivingTuesday. For the full list or more information please visit www.givingtuesday.org .
 

 
  • Dayton Children's is proud to be a Children's Miracle Network hospital.
  • Make your donation go farther!
  • Thanks to the Better Business Bureau for recognizing Dayton Children's as an accredited charity.

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Dayton Children’s cordially invites you to attend our upcoming state-wide pediatric trauma symposium. The symposium will be held at the Wyndham Hotel, Miamisburg, OH on April 25, 2014.

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Join the Beavercreek TWIG groups 11, 17, and 22 for the annual spring luncheon, Run for the Roses, on April 26, 2014 at the Beavercreek Golf Club.

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