Support the PA Chapter of CACs & MDTs through
Erie Gives on Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Day and Time: The event takes place on Tuesday, August 13, 2019. You have 12 hours to make your donation between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. EST.

Gift Amount: The minimum gift is $25. There is no limit to the amount of money you may give. There is no limit to the number of organizations you can donate to in a transaction.

Credit Cards: Only Visa, MasterCard and Discover will be accepted. The credit card processor charges a nominal fee per transaction. The Erie Community Foundation does not receive any fees. Sorry, credit card gift cards will not be accepted.

Receive Text Reminders: Text REMIND to (814) 580-5846 to receive reminders about Erie Gives. All participants that sign up to receive text reminders will be entered to win 2 Splash Lagoon passes!

Those that sign up to receive text reminders will receive:

  • two texts on Monday, August 12
  • three texts on Tuesday, August 13
  • one thank you text with preliminary results on Wednesday, August 14

Phone numbers will remain confidential with The Erie Community Foundation.

How to Give:

Go to

Two ways to find us:

  1. Under“Nonprofit Name or Keyword” enter PA Chapter then click“Search”.PA Chapter of Children’s Advocacy Centers and Multidisciplinary Teamswill come up as a hyperlink, click this hyperlink.
  2. Under “Category” choose Children and Youthin the drop-down. Then we are listed in alphabetical order under PA Chapter of Children’s Advocacy Centers and Multidisciplinary Teams.

Prorated Match:The Erie Community Foundation and their sponsors will enhance each donor gift by providing a prorated match to each gift made to our nonprofit.

Your Receipt:You will receive an email receipt of your gift, which you should retain for tax purposes. Unless you choose to remain anonymous, your donor information will be sent to the appropriate organizations.

When will the Nonprofits receive your donation:The nonprofits will receive your donation plus The Erie Community Foundation’s prorated match on August 27, 2019 at the Erie Gives Check Distribution Day.

Please Note: If you are having difficulty donating online at then call the Erie Community Foundation at 814-454-0843 and they can take the donation over the phone.