Key Dates


With all of the excitement leading up to the 2022 Giving Challenge on April 26 - 27 from noon to noon, here are a few important dates you'll want to mark on your calendar and remember:

Key deadlines noted below in red
 

NOVEMBER 2021

→ Webinar – Business Engagement Opportunities for the 2022 Giving Challenge: Nov 16, 2021

→ Webinar – How to Develop or Update Your Organization's Profile in The Giving Partner: Nov 15, 2021

→ Webinar – Leveraging Matches & Challenges for the 2022 Giving Challenge: Nov 17, 2021


JANUARY 2022

→ Webinar – 2022 Giving Challenge Kick-off: Getting Ready: Jan 11, 2022

→ Giving Challenge Registration begins for Nonprofit Organizations: Jan 11, 2022 (after the webinar)

→ *Deadline for NEW Profile in The Giving Partner to be Submitted: 5:00pm EST Jan 31, 2022

→ *Deadline for Profile in The Giving Partner to be Updated to be eligible for Get it Current! Keep it Current! Prize: 5:00pm EST Jan 31, 2022


FEBRUARY 2022

→ Webinar – Building Your Social Media Plan & Online Fundraising Strategy for the 2022 Giving Challenge: Feb 3, 2022

Giving Challenge Registration Ends for Nonprofit Organizations: 5:00pm EST Feb 28, 2022

→ *The Giving Partner Profile Update Deadline (EXISTING profiles): 5:00pm EST Feb 28, 2022


MARCH 2022

→ Pop-up Giving Station registration opens: March 1, 2022

→ Pre-Giving Challenge prize applications open: March 7, 2022

→ Pop-up Giving Station registration deadline: 5:00 pm March 28, 2022

→ Size categories announced for post-Giving Challenge prizes: March 29, 2022

→ Intent to Participate survey for post-Giving Challenge prizes emailed to Team Leads: March 29, 2022

→ Webinar – Final Steps for Success: March 30, 2022


APRIL 2022

Giving Challenge: April 26-27, 2022

→ Post-Giving Challenge prize applications open: April 28, 2022


MAY 2022

→ Post-Giving Challenge prize applications deadline: 5:00 pm EST May 9, 2022

→ Post-Giving Challenge prize recipients announced: May 28, 2022


JULY 2022

→ Giving Challenge checks mailed to nonprofit organizations from the Community Foundation: July 1, 2022


Questions about the dates above? Contact GivingChallenge@CFSarasota.org or chat with the GiveGab Customer Success team using the Blue Chat Bubble to learn more!

*To be eligible to participate in the 2022 Giving Challenge, an organization must be a 501(c)(3) public charity who serves in one or more of the following counties: Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte, and/or DeSoto county and have a profile in The Giving Partner reflecting an Approved/Current status. Deadline dates for applying for and updating existing profiles in The Giving Partner for 2022 Giving Challenge eligibility are included above. For questions related to The Giving Partner, contact Nonprofits@CFSarasota.org.