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    5 Things to Know About North Texas Giving Day

    It’s September, which means North Texas Giving Day is coming up! To help you prepare for this day dedicated to generosity, we wanted to make sure you know what it is and how you can participate with East-West on September 19.

    If you’re already familiar with North Texas Giving Day and would like to participate, visit this link on September 19 to give: www.eastwest.org/givingday.

    What is North Texas Giving Day?

    North Texas Giving Day was started by Communities Foundation of Texas in 2008 with hopes of highlighting local nonprofits while moving individuals to generously give to their missions. To date, $240 million has been given to nonprofits throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, making this giving day the largest event in the nation. Last year, more than 157,000 were given to 2,700 participating nonprofits.

    When is North Texas Giving Day?

    This year’s North Texas Giving Day falls on Thursday, September 19. Those interested in giving can donate to participating nonprofits, including East-West, during an 18-hour window of time spanning from 6:00 a.m. until midnight.

    Who can participate in North Texas Giving Day?

    Though North Texas Giving Day benefits nonprofits based in the North Texas region, you can give from anywhere in the world. Regardless of where you live, you are welcomed and encouraged to support the mission of your favorite North Texas-based nonprofit. This one day dedicated to generosity truly is a global event!

    How can I support East-West on North Texas Giving Day?

    For the ninth straight year, East-West is participating in North Texas Giving Day! What makes this day especially unique for our ministry is the generosity that precedes September 19.

    Friends of our ministry have provided $400,000 in matching funds to make it possible to fuel over $800,000 in ministry to the unreached on this one day. That means your gift of $25 or more given to our mission between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and midnight will be matched dollar for dollar up to $375,000!

    Because of these matching funds, your gift of just $25, can…

    • Reach 833 people with the gospel, or
    • Equip 6 local leaders in evangelism, discipleship, and church planting, or
    • Plant 2 new churches in unreached places

    What’s my Next Step?

    This month, it’s easier than ever before to make a gospel impact among the unreached!

    You can take advantage of our $375,000 North Texas Giving Day matching opportunity on September 19 by simply visiting our website at www.eastwest.org/givingday between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and midnight. By giving $25 or more on this day, your gift will be doubled for the expanse of God’s Kingdom in the world’s spiritually darkest areas!