Nelson Mandela Bonus Day Terms + Conditions

For our South African based nonprofit partners, GlobalGiving is offering six cash prizes to celebrate Nelson Mandela Day during this GG Rewards Bonus Day to the value of $1900 which is over R25 000! This bonus day will coincide with the GG Rewards Bonus Day and will be from 09:00 EDT to 23:59:59 EDT on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. You can see the Terms + Conditions for the greater GG Rewards Bonus Day here
Only organizations participating in GlobalGiving's GG Rewards bonus day are eligible for the Nelson Mandela Bonus Day prizes. All donations made in other currencies will be converted to USD. The exchange rate will be estimated at the time of the donation but may be subject to change until the donation settles with the donor's bank or credit card. Funds will be disbursed using the exchange rate based on the settlement value of each transaction.
All of your projects will be included in the campaign and Bonus prizes will be based on the cumulative donations to all of your projects and microprojects. 


Nelson Mandela Bonus Prizes: The projects with the most funds raised and the most unique donors on Bonus Day stand a chance to receive six cash prizes. 

There will be six bonus prizes for two categories: Most funds raised and most unique donors during the GG Rewards Bonus Day.
  • First prize for most funds raised: $500 = R6 482.62
  • Second prize for most funds raised: $300 = R3 889.57
  • Third prize for most funds raised: $150 = R1 944.39
  • First prize for most unique donors: $500 = R6 482.62
  • Second prize for most unique donors: $300 = R3 889.57
  • Third prize for most unique donors: $150 = R1944.39 
Donation Eligibility:
  • Please note that all donations are final. GlobalGiving cannot change the time, date, or status of a donation after it is processed for any reason.
  • Only online donations made using PayPal, Apple Pay, or debit or credit card are eligible for matching. Online donations must be made by the account or credit card holder.
  • Online donations are considered unique if they are made from separate emails. We also request that different credit cards be used and monitor this in our databases. We are monitoring I.P. addresses, credit cards, mailing addresses, and various other parameters in our system to ensure that only unique donors are counted towards the bonus day.
  • Any activity not in the spirit of fair play is being moderated by GlobalGiving and GlobalGiving reserves the right to permanently disqualify organizations for any attempts of misconduct. Any transactions that are reported as fraudulent and/or reversed jeopardizes your participation and GlobalGiving retains the discretion to disqualify your organization from the Bonus Day.

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 Mandela Day Bonus.
Winners of the Nelson Mandela Bonus Prizes will be announced by Friday, 14 July. There will not be a public leaderboard for these Bonus Prizes, but inquiries can be made to The Bonus Prizes for the Mandela Day Bonus be disbursed in August 2017 in the normal disbursement cycles.
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