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GIVEBIG Seattle

EYFO is participating in the GIVEBIG campaign on May 9, 2018 where you can make a difference by making an online contribution on or before May 9, 2018 at https://www.givebigseattle.org/empoweringyouthandfamilies 


  • What is GIVEBIG Seattle?

    GIVEBIG Seattle is a one-day online giving event of all sizes to raise funds for nonprofit organizations serving Greater Seattle. 

  • When is GIVEBIG 2018?

    GIVEBIG 2018 is Wednesday, May 9 from midnight to midnight Pacific Time.

  • Is there a minimum donation amount? Is there a maximum donation amount?

    The minimum donation amount is $10. There is no maximum donation amount.

  • Is there early giving?

    Yes, donors will have the ability to schedule an online donation starting on April 26, 2018.

    • To schedule a donation, a donor needs to create a simple account on GIVEBIGseattle.org.
    • The donor will receive a confirmation email receipt upon submitting the form.
    • The donation will not be processed until May 9.
    • The donor will receive a receipt confirming once the gift has successfully processed on May 9.
  • What's the benefit to giving before May 9?

    Your willingness to give early is very important to us! Travel, work and your other responsibilities create busy lives and early giving ensures you can donate when it's on the top of your mind. Your early contribution will also help encourage other donors to give on May 9.

  • If a I give a donation before May 9, when will the transaction be posted?

    The donation will be processed in the early morning hours on May 9. You will receive a receipt confirming that your gift was successfully processed.

  • How do matching funds work?

    EYFO can maximize GIVEBIG's potential, with your help, when you secure matching funds from the company you work at, you will double to amount given. Please consider checking with your company to see if they also will match your donation.

  • How will EYFO use the GIVEBIG Funds?

    We will use your generous donation to fund our college scholarship/building for the future fund.

EYFO “Oh the Places You Will Go” Auction

Thanks to you, our 2017 “Oh the Places You Will Go Auction” raised $14,000. Because of your generous bids we create our first scholarship fund (EYFO College Scholarship).  Of the $14,000 we applied $10,000 to the scholarship fund. The rest of the funds went to the educational trip to New York City and Washington DC, covering some of the transportation and housing expenses for the 23 youth who went on that trip.  

EYFO “Capital Campaign Building for the Future” Auction

We are very excited about our next auction in 2019 and look forward to seeing you there.  

Our vision and passion is to increase the number of students we can accept into our program, changing lives one child at a time. To do so we have launched a capital campaign to raise funds for a building where we can expand our outreach programs and serve more of our community. The auction will be a key part of this effort.

Auction Date: March 24, 2019
Auction Location:
Doubletree Suites, 16500 Southcenter Pkwy, Tukwila, WA 98188
Ticket Cost: $60.00