Join us for Bonus Day on July 27th!

FAQ and Terms + Conditions


When is Bonus Day?

  • Bonus Day will be Wednesday, July 27, 2016. The Bonus Day will begin at 9:00:01 ET and end at 23:59:59pm ET.
  • GlobalGiving will match all online donations until the $3,000 matching grant runs out or the Bonus Day ends at 23:59:59 ET.
  • If matching funds run out before 23:59:59 ET, organizations will no longer be able to receive a 20% match on donations but will continue to be able to compete for Bonus Prizes until 23:59:59 ET.

What are the Bonus Day Terms + Conditions?

  • On July 27, 2016 from 9:00:01 to 23:59:59, $3,000 of matching funds will be released. Any online, unique donation between $10 to $1,000 per individual donor per project to an Emerging Organization project will be matched at 20% while matching funds remain.
  • Once the $3,000 in matching funds has been allocated, no more donations will be matched.
  • Donations will be matched based on the order in which they are received.
  • Only donations up to $1,000 per donor per project, will be matched.
  • Projects must raise at least $1,000 from 10 donors ON BONUS DAY to be eligible for bonus prizes.
  • The project with the most funds raised from 09:00:01 ET on Bonus Day until 23:59:59 pm ET on Bonus day will receive an additional $250.
  • The project with the most unique donors from 09:00:01 ET on Bonus Day until 23:59:59 ET on Bonus day will receive an additional $250.
  • Please note that GlobalGiving maintains the right to make a final decision on all matters concerning the adjudication of unique donors and final results of the bonus day.

How can my organization win Bonus Prizes?

  • The project that rasies the most funds ON BONUS DAY (9:00:01-23:59:59 ET) will receive an additional $250.
  • The project that has the highest number of unique donors ON BONUS DAY (9:00:01-23:59:59 ET) will receive an additional $250.
  • To be eligible for either Bonus Prize the project must have raised at least $1,000 from at least 10 unique donors ON BONUS DAY.

What happens after Bonus Day?

  • Funds raised on Bonus Day will be sent to organizations in accordance with GlobalGiving's Disbursement Policy.

How can my organization participate?

  • This Bonus Day is open to Emerging Organizations that are a part of GlobalGiving's Emerging Organization Campaign
  • Any organization with the status of Partner, Leader, or Superstar is not eligible to participate. 
  • Emerging Organizations need to have an approved project in order to participate in Bonus Day. Emerging Organizations that have not yet submitted a project for approval, must do so by Friday, July 22nd in order to have that project approved in time to participate in Bonus Day on July 27th.


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