About Give to the Max Day: November 14 12am-12pm

Give to the Max Day is the great Minnesota give together: a day when thousands of Minnesotans raise millions of dollars for local nonprofits. Last year over $15 million was raised on Give to the Max Day alone—and that’s not the only reason to give! Many nonprofits will offer matching grants to double your dollars; Second Harvest Heartland has a generous matching grant of $100,000 from The Mosaic Company Foundation, plus even more in matching funds from individual donors.


$170,000 Matching Funds!

Mosaic Company Foundation Your donations work twice as hard thanks to a generous $100,000 match from The Mosaic Company Foundation, plus even more in matching funds from individual donors. 

Leaderboard Prizes

The 10 nonprofits that raise the most money during Give to the Max Day will an additional prize grant. Help us get on the leaderboard!

1st place: $10,000
2nd place: $7,500
3rd place: $5,000
4th place: $2,500
5th place: $1,000
6th through 10th place: $500 each

Golden Tickets

Every hour, GiveMN will select one donation to a nonprofit to receive an additional $1,000 prize grant. Your donation of any size could be increased by $1,000! In addition, a $10,000 prize grant will be added to one donation made to a nonprofit during the day.

Power Hours

New this year, during 5 separate hours throughout the day, GiveMN will award $1,000 to the nonprofit that raised the most money during that hour. Help us win $1,000 by donating during the following hours!


About GiveMN?

GiveMN is a Minnesota-based nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming philanthropy in Minnesota by growing overall giving and moving more of it online. Local and national nonprofits and schools use their website, GiveMN.org, to fundraise year-round. Individuals can also use the website to create fundraisers for their favorite organizations. Since its launch in 2009, GiveMN has facilitated more than $75 million in donations to Minnesota nonprofits and schools. More information on GiveMN is available at www.givemn.org.

Why is Give to the Max Day important to Second Harvest?

Last year, our supporters raised $468,249 for Give to the Max Day – enough to provide food for 1.73 million meals for hungry kids, working families and seniors in our community. In 2012, Second Harvest Heartland was 3rd on the Leaderboard and received a Golden Ticket. That’s $3,500 in additional prize grants—or food for over 13,000 meals!