giveBIG St. Croix Valley is a one-day online event on April 25, 2017 that encourages our community to log on to giveSCV.org, connect with causes they care about and contribute. giveBIG St. Croix Valley includes nonprofit organizations that serve Amery, Osceola and St. Croix Falls.
Through a community wide PR and marketing campaign, people are encouraged to visit giveSCV.org on April 25 and donate to nonprofit organizations that serve Amery, Osceola and St. Croix Falls Areas.
Osceola Community Health Foundation in partnership with area sponsors, community nonprofit leaders and concerned citizens.
Any individual or business may donate. Donations through giveBIG St. Croix Valley are tax deductible.
Donations to participating nonprofit organizations can be made online or by mail.
Online gifts may be made between March 1 and April 25. Online contributions may be made via credit and debit card only and are administered through Razoo Foundation's donor advised fund.
The second option is to mail a gift to your favorite organizations. You can find the organization’s address on their page on giveSCV.org. All donations received offline will be administered by participating nonprofit organizations and will not appear on the Giving Day online leaderboard or be processed through the Razoo system.
The minimum donation is $5. There is no maximum donation limit.
93.1% of your donation will be disbursed to nonprofits participating in giveBIG St. Croix Valley. All donations on givescv.org are made to the Razoo Foundation, a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization that permits donors to advise a regranting of their donations to qualified charitable organizations. You have the option to cover all transaction costs for your nonprofit by turning on the donation booster when you make a donation. All donations are final and cannot be refunded.
The Razoo Foundation and the organization(s) you choose to support will receive your name and contact information. As host of giveBIG St. Croix Valley, Osceola Community Health Foundation will receive contact information for donors who participate in giveBIG Osceola. This information is used solely to thank the donor for participating and to notify the donor of future giveBIG St. Croix Valley activities.
All donations are final and cannot be refunded.
No, you do not need to create an account to make a donation. However, creating an account simplifies multiple or future gifts. Your account also collects your tax receipts in one location, enables you to track your donations, review the charities you support and schedule future giving.
The online service is provided by Razoo. The Razoo Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity that exists to promote and provide online charitable giving solutions. Upon successful processing of your donation(s), your tax receipt is e-mailed to you immediately by the Razoo Foundation. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please retain your email donation receipt as an official record.
If you misplace your email receipt, you can view your giving history and receipts by logging into your Razoo account, or request a duplicate receipt by e-mailing [email protected] . Please include your full name, date of donation, amount of donation and name of your designated nonprofit.
Donations made in person or by phone will receive tax receipts from the nonprofit organization directly.
Thank you! You can help in a few ways:
There are 3 primary goals for giveBIG St. Croix Valley:
All local nonprofit organizations that serve Amery, Osceola and/or St. Croix Falls areas are welcome to participate in this event. This includes health and human service organizations, art and culture, children and families, education, animals, parks and recreation and many more nonprofit groups that serve the St. Croix Valley.
There is a registration fee to participate in giveBIG St. Croix Valley. Participating nonprofit organizations will be provided with marketing tools including electronic and printed materials at no cost. Organizations are responsible for any direct mail and promotion expenses for their own organization.
To participate please contact Jessica Neumann at 715-294-5727 or [email protected]
It is Razoo Foundation’s normal practice to re-grant 93.1% of a donor-advised contribution to the qualifying IRS recognized 501(c)(3) organization designated by the donor and to retain 6.9% for expenses including credit card transaction and disbursement costs + $.30 per transaction. Donors have the option to cover all transaction costs for your nonprofit by turning on the donation booster when they make their donations
Online donations made to your organization will be disbursed directly to your nonprofit from the Razoo Foundation around the 10th of the month following giveBIG St. Croix Valley. It will be disbursed via check or you can sign up for electronic funds transfer at www.razoo.com/eft. In person or phone contributions will be direct to the appropriate participating nonprofit organizations for processing.
You can access a real-time donation report by logging into your administrative account, going to your nonprofit page and clicking the tab “donations.” You can set the date filter and download this report into a .CSV file.
Razoo also provides an online disbursement report so you can cross-reference transactions re-granted in your monthly disbursement. You can access this under the “donations” tab by clicking the link “Disbursements”. Donor information from in person or phone contributions will be processed by the participating nonprofit organization.
Online donations made through Razoo will be receipted from the Razoo Foundation. However, we do encourage you to send a thank you note to your donors. For gifts received through the mail, the donor receipt is the responsibility of the participating nonprofit organization.