The Great Give is the Community Foundation’s yearly fundraiser benfiting non-profit organizations in Greater New Haven. More specifically, “The Great Give® 2016 is the seventh major community-wide giving event through giveGreater.org® taking place for 36 hours starting at 8:00 AM on May 3 and ending at 8:00 PM on May 4, 2016. giveGreater.org® is a service provided by The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven that strengthens nonprofits serving Greater New Haven by advancing knowledge about their work and increasing giving to their organizations” You can learn more about The Great Give Give here.
What does this mean? It’s an opportunity for you to support the causes and organizations that fit your ideals and beliefs. Every organization involved is helping to better the Greater New Haven community so really it doesn’t matter who you donate to, it's all going to help someone, in some way.
This begins Monday, May 3, 2016 at 8:00am, and runs for 36 hours until 8:00pm on May 4, 2016. CrossFit New Haven would like to highlight any organizations particiapting in The Great Give that our members are involved in. If an organization that you work for, or with, is participating in The Great Give, please email Coach Poach by Monday, May 2nd. Feel free to include a line or two about your involvement and how your organization and the community would benefit from a donation.
On May 3rd and 4th we’ll be posting another blog with links and descriptions of all the organizations that your fellow CrossFit New Haven members are involved with. If you don’t see an organization on that list that catches your eye, head over to www.thegreatgive.org for a full list of participating organizations.