GiveBIG

4 Give BIG to Humanosphere – or else!

Flickr, Rob Marquardt We need money to make sure nothing unfortunate happens to your friend Humanosphere. You’d like to see your friend stay healthy, now wouldn’t you? Tuesday is Seattle’s GiveBIG campaign, a one-day, charitable event in which 1,600 local non-profits compete for your attention – and your money. We’re…

2 Seattle’s charity event scores big — for causes & credit card firms

The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG “day-of-giving” campaign last week attracted about 18,800 donors and raised $4 million to support some 900 local philanthropic organizations. The event, organizers say, turned out to be “The biggest single day in charitable giving in King County history.” It was also, apparently, a big day for…