Final GiveBIG Results 

On June 23, 2011, The Seattle Foundation staged the biggest day of charitable giving in King County history. In a 17-hour period, GiveBIG generated over $3.5 million in total gifts to more than 900 nonprofit organizations, and $21,000 in Golden Tickets ($1,000 gifts to randomly selected nonprofits every hour, with one $5,000 ticket), with nearly 19,000 individual contributions.

GiveBIG was a remarkable day, fueled by hundreds of nonprofit organizations that rallied their donors to give on June 23. In addition, we had tremendous media support that drove people to get online and contribute to their favorite causes and organizations. Nearly 20 local companies and Seattle Foundation fundholders generously contributed to build the more than $500,000 pool that stretched donors’ gifts even further.

We are pleased to present the following report of GiveBIG's final results:

TOTAL AMOUNT RAISED:  $3,616,711.85
# DONORS: ~12,500
TOP 25 ORGANIZATIONS (by number of donations received):
Name  # Donations
Seattle Public Library Foundation 715
Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest 422
The 5th Avenue Theatre Association 310
Treehouse 202
The Vera Project 177
Washington Trails Association 176
FareStart 161
The Humane Society for Seattle/King County 145
School of Acrobatics & New Circus Arts 142
Legal Voice 122
Seattle's Union Gospel Mission 120
Book-It Repertory Theatre 115
Bainbridge Graduate Institute 105
Childhaven 105
Northwest Harvest/EMM 101
Program for Early Parent Support 101
The Anunnaki Project 100
Hopelink 96
World Affairs Council 96
Food Lifeline 95
Bainbridge Schools Foundation 93
Abused Deaf Women's Advocacy Services 90
KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio 89
Team Survivor Northwest 88
TOP 25 ORGANIZATIONS (by amount raised):
Name Amount
Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest $76,651.99
Seattle Public Library Foundation $75,343.76
Tennis Outreach Programs $72,950.00
FareStart $68,480.50
The 5th Avenue Theatre Association $63,552.57
Treehouse $55,718.22
Museum of Glass $45,402.50
Northwest Maritime Center $41,867.50
World Affairs Council $37,146.00
Boys & Girls Clubs of King County $36,275.00
Facing the Future $35,016.25
League of Education Voters Foundation $34,710.00
Taproot Theatre Company $34,022.61
Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County $33,886.00
Social Justice Fund Northwest $33,725.00
YWCA of Seattle - King County - Snohomish County $32,570.00
Seattle Art Museum $30,330.00
Museum of History and Industry $28,057.00
Compass Housing Alliance $27,624.50
Northwest Kidney Centers $27,480.00
Young Life - Western Washington $27,285.00
Bainbridge Graduate Institute $26,307.00
Pilgrim $25,315.00
Seattle Preparatory School $24,702.72

Thank you to our corporate partners who made this day possible: