Bill-and-melinda-gates-match-giving-tuesday, facebook has announced that it will again partner with the bill & melinda gates foundation to match up to $2 million in donations for this year's #givingtuesday event on november 28.. launched in 2012, #givingtuesday is a global day of giving positioned as a "do-good" alternative to the post-thanksgiving shopping and consumption associated with black friday and cyber monday.. Today is #givingtuesday, a global day of giving that always falls on the first tuesday after thanksgiving. this year facebook is again partnering with the bill & melinda gates foundation to match ..., i hope lots of people will use the reminder to do something meaningful, and it becomes part of the rhythm of this holiday season. if the organizers of giving tuesday can get more of us thinking about giving—and encourage us to be more generous with our time and resources, they’ll have done a very good thing..
Learn what facebook is doing to support givingtuesday. donations are matched dollar for dollar on a first-come, first-served basis until $7,000,000 usd in eligible donations were made on facebook., keep in mind that your preferred currency will be used when you donate to a charity. to donate in a different currency, you'll need to change your preferred currency on facebook.