CV Giving Day 2024 was Tuesday, March 5, and we’re happy to report another successful day of giving! Over 2,000 donations totaling more than $860,000 benefited over 160 nonprofit organizations.

How Can You Help?

Go to to search hundreds of nonprofits and donate – as little as $10 – directly to causes that matter to you.

You don’t have to wait until CV Giving Day to donate. Early Giving is now open. All donation from now through March 5 will count towards CV Giving Day.

Amplify Your Giving.

FirstBank, Desert Community Foundation, and other sponsors have contributed $100,000 to an incentive fund, which  will be awarded to participating nonprofits in $5,000 to $10,000 cash prizes across several categories, including:

  • Random Prizing: $5,000 will be awarded to twelve nonprofits ($60,000 total). Nonprofits must receive a minimum of ten donations to be eligible to win.
  • Leaderboard Prizing:
    • $10,000 will be awarded to the nonprofit with the most unique donors by number*.
    • $7,500 will be awarded to the nonprofit with the second most unique donors by number*.
    • $5,000 will be awarded to the nonprofit with the third most unique donors by number*.
      • *Unique donors by number means that multiple donations made by the same donor do not count when calculating the total number of donations received.
  • Kick-off Event Prizing: $5,000 will be awarded to two nonprofits ($10,000 total) during the Early Giving Kick-off event for Coachella Valley Giving Day.
  • Early Giving Prizing:$7,500 will be awarded to nonprofits during the early giving period (February 5th-March 4th) through various social media and donation challenges.

For more information about the prize categories, visit

FirstBank Gives It Forward.

FirstBank employees will be out in the Coachella Valley community, surprising residents by covering pet adoption fees, museum registration and more to promote goodwill and giving on CV Giving Day. Keep an eye out on FirstBank’s social media.

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