power2give.org, Houston’s funding platform for local arts and culture projects, empowers organizations to crowdfund by inviting donors to contribute directly to the programs and projects they find most captivating. With training and resources for arts and cultural organizations, power2give.org makes posting, promoting and fully realizing projects easy.
Every dollar given to projects on power2give.org now goes further with matching funds! In anticipation of the National Day of Giving (#GivingTuesday), City of Houston through Houston Arts Alliance has provided $25,000 in matching funds for local arts and culture fundraising through power2give.org. Starting December 2, 2014, every dollar donated through power2give.org will be matched 100% while matching funds last. Whether it’s $1.00 or $1,000.00, power2give.org donations will be matched to support projects and programs located in the City of Houston.
Submit your project on power2give.org no later than 5:30 p.m., Monday, November 17, 2014, to be eligible for the 100% matching funds beginning December 2, 2014. Contact Houston Arts Alliance Grants, Programs + Services Coordinator Kristen Flack at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
POST A PROJECT
Nonprofit 501(c)3 arts and culture organizations in existence for a minimum of one year at the time of power2give.org posting are eligible to apply. Eligible organizations must be located within the 12 county Greater Houston area, including: Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Matagorda, Montgomery, Liberty, San Jacinto, Walker and Waller counties. The power2give.org projects may request up to $10,000 per posting and organizations may post up to three projects at a time. power2give.org projects may fundraise for up to 90 days, retaining all funds and/or matching funds collected up to $10,000.
For more information on power2give.org, please contact Kristen Flack at 713.527.9330 x 130 or email@example.com.
Take a look at the projects currently posted on power2give.org by Greater Houston area nonprofits and donate, today!
BUY A GIFT CARD
Give the gift of giving to your friends and family! power2give.org Gift Cards allow recipients to give to any project of their choice. Gift cards also make great gifts for employees, colleagues, or anyone on your gift-giving list.
*Houston Arts Alliance (HAA) operates and maintains the Houston section of the power2give.org website and collects donations directly from donors. From the gross revenues processed through power2give/Houston, 3.75% of each donation is paid to Arts and Science Council—Charlotte Mecklenburg, Inc. as royalties for the use of software and intellectual property, and 3.25% of each donation is collected by HAA to cover its costs to administer the program locally.