59 non-profits to participate in Lubbock's annual 'Giving Tuesda

59 non-profits to participate in Lubbock's annual 'Giving Tuesday'

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LUBBOCK, Texas -

Following Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the Tuesday after Thanksgiving is dedicated to give back to non-profits. 

59 charities in our area are participating in this year's Giving Tuesday. You can help your favorite Lubbock non-profits by donating online or at any United location this Tuesday. 

Money raised each year are some organizations biggest source of income ti continue doing good across West Texas. 

"We rely heavily on donations from the community. And in the last two months of the year we raise 25% or more of what our annual budget is," Director of Open Door Chad Wheeler said. "So, I mean it's a very big time of year for us. The funds that we raise from now through the end of the year will be very significant in helping us do what we do int 2020."

This year's goal is $280,000.

 

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