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Someplace Safe organization participating in Give to the Max Day

Someplace Safe is one of many nonprofit organizations throughout the state that will once again ask Minnesotans to donate to their favorite causes and schools online at www.GiveMN.org during the fifth annual Give to the Max Day on Thursday, November 14.

“Give to the Max Day is the perfect opportunity to support the causes you support and care about,” said Becki Jordan, Someplace Safe director of development.

Monetary donations to Someplace Safe will directly benefit local victims and survivors of crime and their families, across the nine counties served by the agency.

“Give to the Max Day is about coming together and supporting our local nonprofits in a fun and exciting way,” said Jordan.

During last year’s Give to the Max Day, 53,339 people made donations through www.GiveMN.org. The result: $16.3 million raised for 4,381 Minnesota nonprofits and schools, whose missions range from feeding the hungry to protecting the environment, from teaching young students to promoting the arts.

During Give to the Max Day 2013, nonprofits will be eligible for prize grants in the form of golden tickets, hourly drawings to add $1,000 to a donor’s gift, randomly selected from donors who gave during each hour of the event.

One donor giving to a nonprofit and one donor giving to a school will be drawn in the evening for a super-sized golden ticket and have $10,000 added to their donations.

To learn more about Someplace Safe, visit www.someplacesafe.info.

For more information, visit www.GiveMN.org.

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