#GivingTuesday: volunteer, give back, raise funds

Dec 2, 2014

UNDP Mongolia's team volunteered their time at a school for children from vulnerable families. Photo: UNDP Mongolia.

This year, UNDP is again joining #GivingTuesday - and so can you!

Join a local UNDP event
UNDP is joining hands worldwide, getting down and dirty with a day full of volunteer work. From seminars to blood drives to toy collections - check the map below to see what is happening in your country:



Raise funds for UNDP's #EbolaResponse

For the first time ever, UNDP is kickstarting a mobile donations campaign and enabling YOU to join it! Visit our sign up page and become a volunteer fundraiser in minutes:
VolunteerFundraiser


Raise awareness: Like, Tweet, #UNselfie!

If you can't wait for December 2 and already want to get started, join #GivingTuesday online by tweeting about what you will be doing or posting a Facebook status on what "giving back" means to you. Get your friends just as excited as you!

Click any of the below images to post to your Twitter: 

"This #GivingTuesday, I'm raising funds for @UNDP's work with #Ebola - check out bit.ly/UNDPfund and join me! #EbolaResponse"
Tweet: This #GivingTuesday, I'm raising funds for @UNDP's work with #Ebola - check out bit.ly/UNDPfund and join me! #EbolaResponse

"Happy #GivingTuesday! I'm participating in @UNDP's #GIFingTuesday art auction, supporting their #EbolaResponse work: bit.ly/UNDPauction"
Tweet: Happy #GivingTuesday! I'm participating in @UNDP's #GIFingTuesday art auction, supporting their #EbolaResponse work: bit.ly/UNDPauction

"Did you know @UNDP is organizing worldwide #GivingTuesday events? See what's on in your country: bit.ly/GivingTuesdayMap2014"
Tweet: Did you know @UNDP is organizing worldwide #GivingTuesday events? See what's on in your country: bit.ly/GivingTuesdayMap2014

Giving Tuesday - Online Resources

Helen Clark on Giving Tuesday
Helen Clark on Giving Tuesday

Administrator Helen Clark explains what Giving Tuesday means to UNDP more 

Giving Tuesday Google Hangout
Giving Tuesday Google Hangout

Four co-organizers of Giving Tuesday talk about how YOU can get involved more 

Democratization of Giving
Democratization of Giving

How is philanthropy changing in today's interconnected world? more 

#UNselfie taking social media by storm
#UNselfie taking social media by storm

What is the opposite of a selfie? Check out the coolest #UNselfies and upload your own! more 

UNDP Around the world