This page will open for donations Nov. 30, 2021 at 9 a.m.

GIVING WEEK 2021

Giving Week! Otherwise known as “Match Week.”

WE ARE GIVING AWAY UP TO $85,000 THIS YEAR!

We chose dozens of local non-profits (vetted, trustworthy, and active in our community) and separated them into three categories in terms of annual income:
Mega– $2M+ annual revenue,
Large– $100k + annual revenue, and
Medium – under $100k annual revenue.

Every organization will receive matching funds from us (MDCT), dollar for dollar up to $10,000 until it runs out!!

After the initial match, organizations are COMPETING for FIRST PRIZE
which is $15,000 in matching money – dollar for dollar, for receiving the most donations!

  • Second place will be eligible for matching funds up to $6,000.
  • Third place will be eligible for matching funds up to $4,000.

Donations will open up 9 a.m. on Tuesday, November 30th, and will be accepted until 4 p.m. December 7th.

The organizations competing are-

MEGA:

  • Advent Health Foundation at Waterman
  • Central Florida YMCA Golden Triangle
  • Cornerstone Hospice
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Haven of Lake and Sumter
  • Lake-Sumter State College Foundation
  • Life Stream Behavioral Center
  • UF Health Foundation at Leesburg

LARGE:

  • Easter Seals Camp Challenge
  • Forward Paths Foundation
  • Lake Cares Food Pantry
  • Lake County Sheriffs Charities
  • Mount Dora Center for the Arts
  • New Vision for Independence
  • Sonnentag Theatre at the Icehouse
  • Trout Lake Nature Center
  • We Care of Lake County

MEDIUM:

  • Companions for courage
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes – Lake County
  • Forward March Initiative
  • Highland Street Golf Endowment
  • Kiwanis Club of Mount Dora
  • Leash, Inc.
  • Lions Club Foundation of Mount Dora
  • M.I.K.E. – Mental Illness and Kindness Endowment
  • MD Chamber Foundation
  • Mount Dora Lawn Bowling
  • Rotary of Lake County Golden Triangle