Business Toolkit

What if we all gave on one day?

We can on April 20 for Spring2ACTion, Alexandria’s Giving Day. Spring2ACTion is a 24-hour online event that provides a simple way to connect donors to the charitable causes they care about most and encourages them to take action. This virtual fundraising effort, hosted by ACT for Alexandria with the help of generous sponsors, will offer local nonprofits the chance to raise thousands of dollars for the benefit of all Alexandria.

Last year, 9,431 donors raised $1,276,909 for 129 nonprofits serving Alexandria. This year, our goal is to raise $1.5 million and engage 10,000 donors to give. To meet these goals, we need your help!

Join your neighbors, employees and clients for Spring2ACTion on April 20, 2016!

Help ACT for Alexandria support this innovative event for Alexandria’s nonprofits and the community.

Encourage your employees and clients to go online and make a donation to the cause(s) they care about.

Offer a matching grant to incentivize your employees’ giving and show your commitment to the causes they care about most.

Use social media to encourage your supporters to participate in Spring2ACTion and giving back to their local community.

How Spring2ACTion will benefit your business

Be a part of a citywide fundraising event that will benefit more than 100 nonprofits and reach thousands of Alexandrians.

More than 100 nonprofits, large and small, will link their causes to your support, reaching people committed to a variety of issues in Alexandria.

Reach a demographic of people who care about Alexandria, give locally and are philanthropic. The average Spring2ACTion donation in 2015 was over $100!

Your logo and link on our Spring2ACTion platform will be visible to 20,000+ viewers.

Our social media campaign will reach thousands – through Spring2ACTion and the 100+ nonprofits’ Facebook and Twitter users.

You will position your company as an innovative local leader, distinctively committed to serving the needs of our community.


Brandi Yee, Chief Program Officer
ACT for Alexandria


Sponsorship Materials

Business Fact Sheet

Business Timeline

Email Blast Template

I Gave Badge

Spring2ACTion Logo

Sample Facebook and Twitter posts