On December 12th, Charlotte Business Journal, in partnership with SHARE Charlotte, hosted their first event dedicated to celebrating local philanthropy, #BizGivesCLT! The event was created to recognize companies that supported local nonprofits in big, bold and creative ways on #GivingTuesdayCLT (Dec. 3, 2019).
#BizGivesCLT took place at the Wells Fargo Atrium and brought together Charlotte’s for-profit and nonprofit business communities alike to award this year's winners. Check out who took home the award in each of the five categories below!Most Generous Financial Gift: St. Mark’s Lutheran Church for their financial donation to RunningWorks
Most Generous In-Kind Gift: SentryOne for their in-kind gift to Dottie Rose Foundation
Most Volunteer Time Pledged: Bank of America for their gift of volunteer time pledged to Apparo for 2020
Most Creative For-Profit and Nonprofit Partnership: Waverly CycleBar for their partnership with Thompson Child and Family Focus
Best Social Media Activation: CIBA (Charlotte Independent Brewers Association) for their activation for Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation
Missed #GivingTuesdayCLT this year but want to show your support for our local nonprofit community? Fear not, all December long is #GivingSeasonCLT!