Terms of Service


As an organization choosing to participate and collaborate as a benefitting partner Give Big CHQ requires that you enter into this Memorandum of Understanding which sets forth the services and duties provided by Give Big CHQ and roles and responsibilities of all participants.

  1. I confirm that my organization is a 501(c)3 and will provide our EIN number for verification.
  2. I confirm that my organization conducts operations in and/or provides services to residents in Southern Chautauqua County.
  3. Programs with fiscal agents and government/public taxing entities are not eligible to participate.
  4. I understand that my organization is encouraged to focus the majority of its overall marketing efforts in the days immediately leading up to Give Big CHQ to the campaign to create a sense of statewide excitement among donors, volunteers, media partners and fellow nonprofits.
  5. I understand that Give Big CHQ is not responsible for the amount of money contributed to my organization over the course of the event and understand that donors choose where to place their gifts and that Give Big CHQ has no control of this process.
  6. I confirm that my organization has a website or Facebook page and that we will add the Give Big CHQ link to one or both.
  7. I understand that my organization's staff, board of directors, volunteers, and donors should promote Give Big CHQ over the course of the 24 hour event using social media.
  8. I understand that only donations made through the Give Big CHQ portal will count towards any prizes and incentives offered as part of the 24 hour event.
  9. I understand that if asked to participate in any interviews with newspaper, tv or radio that I speak on behalf of all nonprofits participating in Give Big CHQ.
  10. I understand that only donations made through the Give Big CHQ portal will count towards any prizes and incentives offered as part of the 24 hour event.
  11. I understand that my organization will receive all the monies that have been donated to my organization less any transaction fee of 2% charged by the website platform, credit card fees of 2.2% + $0.30. Donors will have the option to cover fees.
  12. I understand that GiveGab.com is an online platform which will safely process all contributions made to the event.
  13. I understand that all donation will be disbursed within 3 business days via electronic funds transfer minus transaction fees. I will provide routing information for automatic transfer to my bank account.