CHICAGO, IL – HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide.
Giving Tuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday to kick-off the holiday giving season and inspire people to collaborate in improving their local communities and to give back in impactful ways to the charities and cause they support.
HCF, a non-profit based in Chicago that is mission to supporting the significance and campaign to raising funds for student scholarships and services at Historically Black Colleges and Universities has joined the global day in seeking your aid in supporting HBCU education. HCF President Demetrius Johnson Jr., cordially invites you to support students, HBCU’s and HCF on this day.
Leading up to #GivingTuesday, you can join the movement by posting a #unselfie on social media or talk about why you support HCF as a HBCU supportive organization and using our campaign hashtag #HCFGivingTuesday. You may also share our #GivingTuesday flyers (pictured below).
As stated in HCF President Johnson’s letter, you can also get involve and support HCF’s #GivingTuesday campaign by visiting www.hbcucampaignfund.org/donate and contribute to one of the following: The HCF HBCU General Scholarship, an Initiative Project, or the HBCU Campaign Fund organization. You may register on our website to become a volunteer with HCF and assist us in displaying the significance of HBCU’s.
Higher education can be the debt of students to accomplishing their dreams and in order to fulfill our mission in making a difference and campaigning for students and HBCU’s, we are inquiring your support of HCF. We hope to see your support this #GivingTuesday!
For more information about HCF and its #GivingTuesday campaign, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.