AUSTIN -- Central Texas has hundreds of nonprofits. Thanks to the Amplify Austin campaign, you have a fun, easy way to help raise money for your favorite charity.
Amplify Austin is a unique, online giving event established by I Live Here, I Give Here. The event began last year with a goal to raise $1 million for local nonprofits in just 24 hours.That goal was quickly surpassed, putting the final tally of donations at nearly $2.8 million.
The goal for this year's campaign is to raise $4 million; more than 500 nonprofit organizations are participating. The 24-hour blitz begins at 6 p.m. March 20, 2014.
Click the player above to watch the campaign's executive director, Tom Spencer, visit with KVUE about Amplify Austin.
Click the player below for a video from Amplify Austin.
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