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Caring Catalog Giving Incentives!

Interactive Incentives for YOU to Join the FUN Highlighted in Orange!


 
November 29 | Go LIVE Day & Funday Monday

  • Facebook Share: Share our Facebook Go LIVE video for a chance to win $1,000 for a Caring Catalog charity of your choice.
  • Quick Start Prize: The first nonprofit to receive 50 individual donations will win $1,000 to put toward their fundraising goal.

Sponsored by Widmer Roel

  • Funday Monday: Give to a Caring Catalog charity. For each donation that organization receives, they'll be entered into a drawing to receive $1,000 to put toward their fundraising goal. The drawing will take place the following Tuesday and announced on Facebook. 

November 30 | GivingTuesday

  • GivingTuesday Match: The FM Area Foundation will match the first $20,000 in donations, up to $500 per donor, starting at 8 a.m. We will post on Facebook when the match has run out. All matching dollars will be reflected on the Caring Catalog website by noon on Wednesday, Dec. 1

Sponsored by Thoreson Steffes Trust Company

  • GivingTuesday Drawing: We will hold a special drawing in the morning on GivingTuesday, thanks to our sponsor, Thoreson Steffes Trust Company. Two lucky nonprofits will win $1,000 for their Caring Catalog request.

Sponsored by Choice Bank

  • GivingTuesday Drawing: We will hold a special drawing in the afternoon on GivingTuesday, thanks to our sponsor, Choice Bank. Two lucky nonprofits will win $1,000 for their Caring Catalog request.

December 1 | Bremer Big Giveaway

Sponsored by Bremer Wealth

Our good friends at Bremer Wealth will hold a special drawing for $1,000 for one lucky charity.  All 101 organizations will be entered into the drawing.  We will announce the winner by end of the day.  Thank you Bremer Wealth!  

December 2 | Best Present Ever

Share with us the best present you ever received for a chance to win $1,000 for a Caring Catalog charity of your choice. We'll post a photo on our Facebook and Instagram accounts. Share your story and/or photo with a description in the comments. The winner will be announced at 4 p.m.

December 3 | Alerus Awesome Giveaway

Sponsored by Alerus

Our amazing and generous friends at Alerus will hold a special drawing for $1,000 for one lucky charity.  All 101 organizations will be entered into the drawing.  We will announce the winner by end of the day.  Thank you Alerus!

December 6 | Funday Monday

Sponsored by Bell Bank

Give to a Caring Catalog charity. For each donation that organization receives, they'll be entered into a drawing to receive $1,000 to put toward their fundraising goal. The drawing will take place the following Tuesday and announced on Facebook. 

December 8 | National Brownie Day

Sponsored by Dacotah Paper Co.

It's National Brownie Day--time to share a little sweetness. Share your favorite brownie recipe for a chance to win $1,000 for a Caring Catalog charity of your choice. We'll post a photo on our Facebook and Instagram accounts. In the comments, post your favorite recipe. The winner will be announced at 4 p.m.

December 9 | Holiday Spirit Award

Post your "Griswold-esque" photo on Facebook or Instagram. Whether it's a festive outfit, an ugly sweater, a decked out office or your over-the-top lights display--we want to see it all. The winner, chosen by our staff, will win $1,000 for their favorite Caring Catalog charity, so let your holiday spirit shine! You must tag the FM Area Foundation and use hashtag #FMAreaCaringCatalog to qualify. We'll announce the winner in the comments on our Facebook and Instagram post by noon on Friday, Dec. 10.

December 12 | National Gingerbread House Day

Sponsored by Turman & Lang, Ltd.

It's National Gingerbread House Day! Post a photo of you and your gingerbread house on December 12 on Facebook or Instagram. The photo with the most likes by Monday, Dec. 13, at 8 a.m. will win $1,000 for their favorite Caring Catalog chairty. You must tag the FM Area Foundation and use hashtag #FMAreaCaringCatalog to qualify. We'll announce the winner in the comments on our Facebook and Instagram post by noon on Monday, Dec. 13.

December 13 | Funday Monday

Sponsored by Heartland Trust Company

Give to a Caring Catalog charity. For each donation that organization receives, they'll be entered into a drawing to receive $1,000 to put toward their fundraising goal. The drawing will take place the following Tuesday and announced on Facebook. 

Bonus Gifts

  • 100% Board Participation: The first eight nonprofits who get 100% of their board members to give will receive an extra $500.
  • Caring Catalog Awards: On the last day of the Caring Catalog, we will award six, $500 prizes to participating nonprofits in the categories of Funday Monday Phenom, Social Media Influencer and Most Creative Marketing. 
  • $5,000 in surprise gifts to participating nonprofits throughout the Caring Catalog.

Sponsored by FM Area Foundation Team

  • 61st Donor: This year, the FM Area Foundation is celebrating its 61st anniversary and $61 million granted to charitable organizations. Be the 61st donor the Caring Catalog and win $1,000 for a Caring Catalog charity of your choice.

Sponsored by FM Area Foundation Board of Directors

  • Board Bingo: Nonprofits, fill out your Bingo card! Once you complete the tasks and get a Bingo, send us a photo or email us a copy of your Bingo card. First 10 organizations to get a Bingo will win $500 toward their Caring Catalog request. 

November 29 - December 13 | Caring Cash Drawings

Sponsored by Dawson Insurance/Marsh & McLennan 

Our presenting sponsor, Dawson Insurance/Marsh & McLennan Agency, will hold special drawings throughout the Caring Catalog totaling $10,000. More details will be released closer to the launch of the Caring Catalog. Stay tuned!