Thank you to everyone who supported the Big Give this year. Through your generosity we were able to raise $23,400 from 177 donors! As if that wasn’t amazing enough our group of anonymous matching families donated an additional $4,000 for a single day grand total of:
We are awaiting confirmation on perhaps even a bit more matching, but $27,400 blows our $23,000 goal out of the water! We are humbled by our Birney friends and family and the continued depth and generosity of support for our Specials programs. Every year we exceed expectations and prove over and over how powerful a group of committed citizens coming together can be. What a powerful message to send to our children.
Wishing everyone a wonderful holiday season and school break. We look forward to seeing you all in 2018! We end this year’s Big Give with the following quote from Ben Franklin, “If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.”