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'Give BIG Green Bay': Major event to help nonprofits coming in February

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Posted at 11:34 AM, Jan 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-16 18:50:59-05

GREEN BAY, Wis. — The Greater Green Bay Community Foundation is announcing its second annual major donation event, "Give BIG Green Bay".

The Green Bay Packers Foundation and the Greater Green Bay Community Foundation will host a community-wide giving day from noon February 20 until noon February 21, 2019.

The Greater Green Bay Community Foundation says Give BIG Green Bay 2019 will offer $312,500 in matching funds and incentives – a $97,500 increase over last year. The organization says this is thanks to the generosity of the Green Bay Packers Foundation and other donors.

This year people everywhere can donate to support the work of any of the 40 local organizations by visiting More than 60% of the participating nonprofits in Give BIG Green Bay 2019 are first-time participants.

The 2019 Give BIG Green Bay Nonprofit Partners are listed below by cause:

Animal Welfare
Happily Ever After Animal Sanctuary
N.E.W. Zoological Society
Haven Animal Rescue & Community Outreach
Wisconsin Humane Society Green Bay Branch

Arts & Culture
Civic Symphony of Green Bay
Film Green Bay
National Railroad Museum
Untitled Town

Community Improvement
On Broadway
Rebuilding Together of Greater Green Bay Volunteer Center of Brown County

Howe Community Resource Center
Literacy Green Bay
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Educational Foundation

Environment & Conservation
Green Bay Botanical Garden
Northeast Wisconsin Land Trust
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Arboretum

Health & Wellness
Foundations Health & Wholeness
Greater Green Bay YMCA
N.E.W. Community Clinic
Oral Health Partnership

Hunger & Homelessness
Ecumenical Partnership for Housing
New Community Shelter
Paul’s Pantry
St. John the Evangelist Homeless Shelter
The Salvation Army of Greater Green Bay

Human Services
CASA of Brown County
Community Services Agency (C.O.M.S.A)
Curative Connections
Exceptional Equestrians
Family & Childcare Resources of N.E.W.
Willow Tree

Military & Law Enforcement
Green Bay Area Crime Stoppers
Green Bay Police Foundation
Russell Leicht Disabled American Veterans Chapter 3

Recreation & Sports
Green Bay Sail & Paddle

Youth Development
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Green Bay
Hands On Deck
The Children’s Museum of Green Bay

For more information, please visit