$10,000 power hours highlights Give to the Max Day
Today is the givemn.org 10th annual statewide Give to the Max Day.
Nonprofits, charity groups and schools benefit from a day of donations and giving.
To mark the 10th anniversary, random contributions will be boosted by $500 every 10 minutes all day. Funding from the Bush Foundation, Clockwork and friends of GiveMN.org is funding those prizes and two $10,000 power hours at 10 a.m. and 10 p.m. The four organizations that raise the most money during each of those hours will receive $4,000 for first place; second place earns $3,000; third place, $2,000; and fourth place will receive $1,000.
See a list of Southeast Minnesota organizations registered with the event online. Some organizations participating might not be registered but can be found by searching the Give to the Max Day site.