Cortland Community Foundation to offer prizes to local charities on National Philanthropy Day

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Each year, National Philanthropy Day is your chance to make every donation count for even more.

Be a part of one of the biggest giving events in Cortland County! Show your support for your favorite non-profit organization while reminding our community that the spirit of giving is alive and well.

This year, the Cortland Community Foundation is once again offering all Cortland County charitable organizations a chance to win a prize in one of two categories:

Highest Total Dollar Amount Raised

1st Place – $10,000
2nd Place – $4,500
3rd Place – $2,000
4th Place – $1,000

Most Individual Donations Received

1st Place – $7,000
2nd Place – $3,000
3rd Place – $1,500
4th Place – $1,000

Here’s how you can help:
  • Make donations to the Cortland Community Foundation for the benefit of your favorite 501(c) charities. You may donate to one or more charities. Minimum $100.00 and maximum $5,000.00 donation per charity; there is no limit per donor.
  • Donations must be received or postmarked no later than November 15. All donations received go directly to your designated charitable organization.

For more information, visit the Cortland Community Foundation website at