August 2021 Fundraising Days That You Need To Know
- July 12, 2021
- / Jamie Walker
- / Fundraising Ideas,online-giving,Cause Awareness Days,peer-to-peer
On Tuesday, August 17, 2021, we celebrate National Nonprofit Day (NND) where we recognize the impact that nonprofit organizations have on our lives and communities. National Nonprofit Day was founded by best-selling author Sherita J. Herring to educate people on how nonprofit organizations make a difference in our daily lives and also as a way to encourage people to get involved and become change-makers themselves.
Here Are Three Ways to Celebrate National Nonprofit Day #NationalNonprofitDay
1) Thank Your Volunteers – Say thanks to the people that go above and beyond for your organization by sending a thank you that recognizes their contribution to your success. The thank you can be in the form of a personal note or email and you can go so as to recognize specific volunteers in a profile on your website and social media pages.
2) Thank Your Donors – Every dollar counts when you are trying to change the world and help others so make sure to thank all of your donors for their continued support.
3) Tell A Story – Highlight the impact that your organization has on others by sharing a story of a recipient of one of your programs. National Nonprofit Day is an excellent opportunity to spotlight positive outcomes and promote the work of your organization.
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Other Important August 2021 Fundraising Days You Need To Know:
August 1, 2021: National Friendship Day
August 1, 2021: National Minority Donor Awareness Day
August 1, 2021: American Family Day
August 1, 2021: World Lung Cancer Day
August 4, 2021: Coast Guard Birthday
August 7, 2021: Purple Heart Day
August 9, 2021: Victory Day
August 10, 2021: Lazy Day
August 10, 2021: National Spoil Your Dog Day
August 11, 2021: National Son and Daughter Day
August 12, 2021: Middle Child Day
August 12, 2021: International Youth Day
August 12, 2021: National Vinyl Record Day
August 15, 2021: National Relaxation Day
August 15, 2021: International Homeless Animals Day
August 15, 2021: National Back To School Prep Day
August 16, 2021: Tell a Joke Day
August 17, 2021: National Thrift Shop Day
August 17, 2021: National Nonprofit Day #NationalNonprofitDay
August 18, 2021: National Couple's Day
August 18, 2021: Women's Suffrage
August 19, 2021: World Humanitarian Day
August 19, 2021: World Photography Day
August 23, 2021: International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
August 25, 2021: National Park Service Founders Day
August 26, 2021: Women's Equality Day
August 27, 2021: National Just Because Day
August 28, 2021: March on Washington
August 30, 2021: National Beach Day
August 30, 2021: National Grief Awareness Day