Giving Tuesday on GiveGab

Social Media Guide

1. Connect

Connect with the official GiveGab and Giving Tuesday accounts on your social media channels:

2. Announce

Announce your participation in #GivingTuesday on your social media channels, asking supporters to save the date. 

Use the pre-made promotional items that we've created to help you!

3. Post

Post interesting information about your organization, promote your year-end fundraising campaign, and share previous success stories, mentioning #GivingTuesday.

4. Create

Create a #GivingTuesday Facebook event for your organization. Invite your constituents so that they can invite others and stay up to date as the day g­ets closer.



Always use the official #GivingTuesday hashtag and mention @GiveGab in your posts! 

More Giving Tuesday Social Media Tips

  • Brand your social media channels for Giving Tuesday and spruce up social posts with images. You can download pre-made Giving Tuesday themed images for social media here!
  • Plan your social media strategy and schedule posts early! Consider using a free post scheduling tool to plan posts ahead of time.
  • Use social media not only to promote your own campaign, but also to educate potential donors on what the #GivingTuesday movement is all about. Why should they care? Why should they get involved?
  • Designate someone from your team to be a Communications Guru, responsible for creating hype online. Download our e-Book to learn more about team roles for Giving Tuesday.
  • Ask donors to tag you in an 'Unselfie' after they make a contribution. This unselfie toolkit can help them get started.
  • Consider creating a social media contest for supporters to encourage even more sharing!
  • Stay active on your social media channels throughout the whole day.
  • Create a short and engaging video explaining why supporters should give to you this season and post it across your channels.
  • After Giving Tuesday, design a printable Thank You image, like this one, or share a fun Thank You video!

Sample Posts

Save the date! We're kicking off our year-end campaign with @GiveGab on #GivingTuesday (Nov. 27)!
Good news! @GiveGab is waiving their platform fee on #GivingTuesday so your donation to us will go even further!
Join us in celebrating a global day of giving on 11/27! #GivingTuesday [ link to your GiveGab campaign ]
How will you give back this #GivingTuesday?
Celebrate the joy of giving with us this #GivingTuesday! [ link to your GiveGab campaign ]
Black Friday & Cyber Monday have nothing on #GivingTuesday!
You ain’t Livin’ if you ain't Givin' this #GivingTuesday [ link to your GiveGab campaign ]

Great Posts from the Past

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