How Does Giving Tuesday Work? Your Guide to Making an Impact

How Does Giving Tuesday Work? Your Guide to Making an Impact

As we approach the end of the year, a significant date stands out in the philanthropic world: Giving Tuesday. But how does it work, and why does your donation matter so much on this day? This guide aims to demystify and illustrate how your contribution makes a meaningful difference.


What is Giving Tuesday?

Originating in 2012, this global initiative takes place annually on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving. It’s a day dedicated to generosity, where individuals worldwide are encouraged to donate to causes and organizations that matter to them. But it’s more than just a day of charitable giving; it’s a global movement that fosters a culture of philanthropy.


How Does Giving Tuesday Work

The concept of this day is very straightforward yet powerful. It harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities, businesses, and organizations to encourage giving back. Whether it’s through financial donations, volunteering, or raising awareness, every act contributes to a larger wave of generosity.


Your Role

Your participation in Giving Tuesday does not have to be grand. Every small effort counts. Your donation matters, as it helps non-profits like HerWILL to continue working for their cause. To ensure your contribution has maximum impact, research about causes and donate to those who are looking to make a difference.


Joining HerWILL 

This year, consider joining hands with HerWILL and investing in the future of diverse women in the field of technology. Your donation matters and helps break stereotypes in gender roles and opens new better opportunities for women in tech.



Now that you know how things work, you can see the kind of impact your donation can make. Join us this Giving Tuesday, support HerWILL, and be part of the mission to change the world.

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Humaun Kabir

Humaun Kabir