In less than a week, you and your family will have the opportunity to join the thousands of North Texas residents who amplify their gift during a one-day online event!

Each online donation of $25 or more made between 6 am and midnight on Thursday, September 22 will be multiplied by $2.5 million in bonus funds and prizes through

What’s all the buzz about North Texas Giving Day, you might ask? Throughout the year a pool of funds are raised as an incentive for the North Texas community to invest in causes they care about most. The collected funds are then redistributed to organizations based on participation of their donors with online gifts.

Giving on North Texas Giving Day is a timely way to make your dollar go a little further. As with all donations made to GRACE, every dollar is maximized to bring food, clothing, shelter and medical care to local families in the midst of hardship.

Here’s what you can do now:

Save the Date on your Digital Calendar– With so much going on, a calendar appointment sure does help these days! Set a reminder for September 22, and add this link for easy reference.

Encourage Others to Give– Consider you can spur your friends and family into finding creative ways to give on this important day. Share the news on Facebook and other social media feeds so that your friends can also getting excited about giving back.

Join the conversation on Twitter and Facebook by tagging #GRACEGrapevine and #NTXGivingDay @NorthTexasGivingDay.