Are you feeling a little whipsawed by Black Friday and Cyber Monday pulling your money every which way?
Well, this is no time to rest on your deal getting laurels. Today is the first annual #GivingTuesday and a collection of non-profits want you to engage in a little giving back.
I had no idea until yesterday that this mission to create a national day of giving during holiday season existed…but here’s the basic idea:
More than 2,000 #GivingTuesday partners from all 50 states are either registered 501(c)3 organizations with a specific #GivingTuesday initiative or for-profit businesses, schools, religious or community groups spearheading a project that will benefit at least one 501(c)3.
You can see all the partner organizations online and read about how they are participating in the event.
Then all you have to do is decide who and how you want to help.
Mashable recently featured six inspiring companies that have joined #GivingTuesday.
The list includes Sony which is giving $1