For 24 hours beginning Thursday, March 5th at 6:00pm, take part in the largest online giving day of the year and help PAWS raise money to save animals not protected under "No-Kill" legislation.
Will there be bonus prizes? Yes. Will there be matching dollars? You betcha! Will it be tons of fun and a super rewarding experience? Oh yeah!
What is Amplify Austin?
Amplify Austin is a powerful strategy by I Live Here, I Give Here to increase donations and awareness to local, Central Texas non-profits through a 24 hour online donation platform. Last year, through Amplify Austin, Central Texas non-profits were able to raise a collective 4 million dollars in just 24 hours. Now that's impressive.
Why Should You Donate Through Amplify Austin?
We're making a special appeal March 5 - March 6, 2020. This is the day to celebrate and support nonprofits in Central Texas that make this a better place for everyone to live. PLUS, your gift made through Amplify Austin will be boosted by incentive matching dollars. Your gift may also help PAWS win one of the four the grand prizes or hourly booster prizes during the 24-hour period!
BONUS PRIZES & MATCHING FUNDS
Throughout Amplify Austin, several types bonus prizes can be earned for non-profits.
There are 4 Grand Prizes of $5,000 on Amplify Austin Day:
- $5,000 for the nonprofit with the most dollars raised between Scheduled Gifts Opening on January 21st - 12 AM March 6th.
- $5,000 for the large nonprofit (over $500K operating budget) that raised the most money in the 24 hour period of Amplify.
- $5,000 for the medium nonprofit (between $100K and $500K operating budget) that raised the most money in the 24 hour period of Amplify.
- $5,000 for the small nonprofit (under $100K operating budget) that raised the most money in the 24 hour period of Amplify.
There are 24 Hourly Prizes of $1,000 on Amplify Austin Day:
- From 6PM March 5 - 5AM on March 6, I Live Here I Give Here will award $1,000 to the organization with the most dollars raised within the hour.
- From 6AM - 6PM on March 6, I Live Here I Give Here will award $1,000 to the nonprofit with the most individual donors within the hour.
The Cambron-Wrights Pledge $5000 to PAWS:
- Once we reach $10,000 in donations, the amazing Cambron-Wright Family and their four PAWS alumnus dogs have pledged a $5000 matching fund! That's like adding an extra .50 cents to every dollar donatated!
Tito's Vodka and Alamo Drafthouse have special bonuses for Amplify Austin participants!
Tito's Handmade Vodka is Maximizing Your Donations
Tito's Handmade Vodka is working with I Live Here I Give Here once again to spread the love on Amplify Austin Day! Tito’s Handmade Vodka will add an extra $5 to your donation—just be sure to enter #LoveTitos when you check out. Tito’s will help maximize donations up to $10,000. #LoveTitos donations made on AmplifyATX.org now through March 6 at 6pm will qualify for the match
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Golden Tickets Amplify Your Favorite Nonprofit
Every hour, one lucky giver will receive a Golden Ticket from Alamo Drafthouse, which represents $100 that the winner will gift to the nonprofit of their choice via AmplifyATX.org. It's a great way to give a little bit extra to the nonprofits they support on this special day. In addition to the Golden Tickets, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is pledging $20,000 to the I Live Here I Give Here Amplify Austin Day Fund.
This year we've cooked up some new perks for reaching milestones in fundraising!
- $20,000 - Make it to the $20,000 milestone and a staff member will buy a cheeseburger for every dog and fish sticks for every cat!!
- $30,000 - Stay tuned! We are working on something really good. 🙂