Show the Generosity of Minnesotans this November 15th!


The giving starts now…

Now that it’s November, you can start your Give to the Max day donations! Give to the Max day is on Thursday, November 15, but you don’t have to wait until then to start giving to your favorite MN non-profits.

All gifts made through November 15 are also eligible for Leaderboards and some of the Golden Tickets. GiveMN is giving away a $500 Scheduled Giving Golden Ticket each day from now until Give to the Max Day-so planning ahead could boo st your organizations’ chances of winning! There will be even more chances for prizes for donations made on November 15, including a $500 golden ticket every 10 minutes, $10,000 Power Hours at 10 am and 10 pm, hourly $1,000 golden tickets, and the $10,000 super-sized golden ticket.

We are excited to show the nation the generosity of Minnesotans! Please consider donating to SMAC and becoming one of our members (or continuing your yearly membership), as well as showing your support to the arts organizations in our region. You can visit the SMAC GiveMN page here.

Thank you for supporting the arts!!


Here is a list of the Arts Organizations that SMAC has given grants to that have giveMN pages* you can also donate to, just search for their names once you get to the site! Please give generously if you can:

Big Stone Arts Council                                                Bird Island Cultural Centre
Blue Mound Area Theatre                                         Buffalo Ridge Chorale
Calumet Players                                                           Crow River Drumline Association
Crow River Players                                                       Dawson-Boyd Arts Association
Friends of the Auditorium, Inc (Worthington)        Granite Area Arts Council
Granite Falls Area Community Theater                    Greater Litchfield Opera House Association Incorporated
Green Earth Players                                                     Hutchinson Center for the Arts
Hutchinson Theatre Company                                   Jackson Center for the Arts
Lake Benton Opera House                                          Marshall Area Fine Arts Council
Marshall Area Stage Company                                   Milan Village Arts School
Pipestone Performing Arts Center                             Prairie Arts Chorale
Prairie Dance Alliance                                                  Rhythm of the River
Riversong Music Festival                                             Rock County Fine Arts
Southwest Minnesota Orchestra/Friends of the Orchestra
The Barn Theatre                                                         The New London Arts & Culture Alliance
Tyler Arts Council                                                         Wilder Pageant Committee
Willmar Area Arts Council                                          Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra

Winsted Arts Council                                                   Worthington Area Symphony Orchestra

*We encourage organizations to update their pages and promote Give to the Max Day with us!

What is give to the max day?

Ten years ago, the very first Give to the Max Day was supposed to be a one-time event to generate excitement for the new That spark touched off an outpouring of support-$14 million in 24 hours-and has raised nearly $150 million in its first decade! Every year thousands of organizations and indi viduals generate donations and excitement for Minnesota causes that are working to improve the quality of life for all Minnesotans.

Join GiveMN and your favorite nonprofits and schools for Minnesota’s giving holiday on November 15. GiveMN is celebrating their 10th anniversary by giving away prizes every 10 minutes! Stay tuned for more details about #GTMD18.
Give to the Max Day has become a national model for giving days. Learn more here:

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