The Extraordinary Give

Friday, November 22, 2013

Extra Give Lancaster

The Extraordinary Give Lancaster is an online fundraising program designed to benefit nearly 200 Lancaster County non-profits and ministries. The effort is being coordinated by the Lancaster County Community Foundation.

Participating organizations will receive a proportional share of a $250,000 pool of funds from the Lancaster County Community Foundation. The funds will be distributed based upon individual donations received by each of the participating organizations during the 24-hour period from 12:00 am through 11:59 pm on November 22, 2013. Individuals can make online contributions of $25 or more by credit card at All funds collected, except for credit card processing fees, will be shared with the designated organizations involved.

The Community Foundation has been serving Lancaster County since 1924. Their mission statement is, “To advance the vitality and well-being of the people of Lancaster County by inspiring generosity and by being responsible stewards of gifts for today and tomorrow.” This Extra Give Lancaster program enables individuals to join them in their endeavors.

At, we, too, believe in Lancaster County and in the many charitable organizations and ministries here that offer wonderful services to our local community. Here is a short list of just some of the fine local organizations we have supported that can be impacted by this Extra Give program:

  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Center for Parent/Youth Understanding
  • Christ’s Home
  • Clare House
  • Girl Scouts in the Heart of PA
  • Hands-on House, Children’s Museum of Lancaster
  • Hospice & Community Care, founded as Hospice of Lancaster County
  • House of His Creation
  • Junior Achievement of Central Pennsylvania
  • Justice and Mercy, Inc.
  • Mom’s House of Lancaster
  • Schreiber Pediatric Rehab Center
  • Water Street Ministries
  • WJTL / Creative Ministries Inc.

We encourage your participation in this effort to support these organizations that are doing a great work for people throughout our community.

For a complete list of organizations benefitted by this program, to learn more, or to participate yourself, please go to

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