#GivingTuesday: Social media contest announcement. Win big.

More Chances to Win on #GivingTuesday: Social media contest announcement

Razoo announced last week that we will be giving away $15,000 in prize grants on #GivingTuesday, courtesy of the Razoo Foundation. But that’s not all: we’re holding social media contests that give your nonprofit even more chances to win!

Here’s how it works: In the weeks leading up to #GivingTuesday, we’ll be hosting week-long contests on Facebook and Twitter for nonprofits registered for #GivingTuesday, and a contest on #GivingTuesday for everyone. Razoo will choose a winner and a runner-up for each contest. Prizes include donations from the Razoo Foundation, Razoo Giving Cards, having your page linked on the Razoo home page, and more.

Check out the contest schedule and learn how to enter!

How to enter: Participants must use a hashtag (specified below) to enter the contest. Contests run from Monday 9 a.m. EST until Friday 5 p.m. EST. Winners will be chosen and contacted by Razoo staff via social media.

Week of 11/7–11/11/2016: “Reasons to Give” #GivingTuesday contest

For this contest, beginning on Monday, 11/7/2016, all you need to do is craft a social media post using the hashtag #RazooReasons2Give with the Top 5 reasons to support your organization on #GivingTuesday. The most compelling and creative post wins!

First place prize: Your #GivingTuesday page will be featured on Razoo’s homepage the week of #GivingTuesday, we’ll do a boosted Facebook post and tweet with a link to your page on #GivingTuesday, and you’ll receive a $50 donation to your nonprofit
Runner-up prize: You’ll get a boosted Facebook post and tweet from Razoo on #GivingTuesday

Your fundraiser could be here on our home page…

Week of 11/14–11/17: #GivingTuesday video contest

To enter this contest, post a promotional video for your #GivingTuesday campaign with the hashtag #RazooGT16video and a link to your #GivingTuesday page. Razoo staff will pick a winner and a runner-up based on which video is most creative and does the best job hyping up #GivingTuesday! Get creative, think outside of the box, and wow us to win!

PROTIP: Ask any volunteers with video experience to help you!

First place prize: Your #GivingTuesday page will be featured on Razoo homepage week of #GivingTuesday, we’ll do a boosted Facebook post with video and tweet on #GivingTuesday linking to your page, plus we’ll make a $50 donation to your nonprofit
Runner-up prize: You’ll get a boosted video post on Facebook and tweet from Razoo on #GivingTuesday

Week of 11/22–11/28/2016: #GivingTuesday “Go Viral” share contest

This one is open to nonprofits and fundraisers! All you have to do is craft a Facebook or Twitter post promoting your #GT fundraiser with the hashtag #RazooGT16GoViral, encouraging your supporters to share or retweet the post with their friends and followers to “go viral” for #GivingTuesday. The post or tweet with the most shares wins!

First place prize: Your #GivingTuesday campaign will be featured on Razoo homepage week of #GivingTuesday, we’ll do a boosted share to Facebook and tweet, make a $50 donation to your organization, and you’ll get to write guest blog post about your #GivingTuesday campaign and strategy
Runner-up prize: You’ll get a boosted share to Facebook and tweet from Razoo

November 29th, 9 a.m. — 4 p.m.: #GivingTuesday #UNselfie contest

This one is open to nonprofits, donors, volunteers, staff members … everyone! To enter, submit an #UNselfie (check out some examples here) by creating a Facebook post or tweet with the hashtag #RazooGT16UNselfie. Make and pose with a sign explaining why you’re giving back on #GivingTuesday. This is a great opportunity to get everyone involved in #GivingTuesday — encourage your staff, volunteers, social media followers, board members, etc. to snap and submit an #UNselfie! The most creative #UNselfie wins.

All you need for an #UNselfie: Camera, piece of paper, and a message.

First place prize: $100 Giving Card to donate to the charity of your choice
Runner-up prize: $50 Giving Card to donate to the charity of your choice

Please contact linda@razoo.com with any questions about the contests.

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