|Are you an online shopper? There's an easy way for your online shopping to benefit the ELCA World Hunger Appeal. Check out "Shop and Give."|
What is "Shop and Give"?
By registering with iGive.com, a percentage (often 4 percent) of many of your online purchases goes to the ELCA World Hunger Appeal. There is no extra cost to you, and the iGive service is free and confidential.
How do I sign up?
Go to www.iGive.com/ELCAHunger and sign up for the iGive service. Then whenever you go online to shop, always start by logging in at www.igive.com , where you'll find almost 600 of the most popular online merchants participating. If you prefer, you can install the "iGive Shopping Window" and donations will automatically be made whenever you land on a shopping site that participates in iGive.
Facebook app available
This Facebook app is for new and existing iGive members! Newbies can create an account easily, and existing members can link your iGive and Facebook accounts in just a few seconds.
With iGive on Facebook, you can:
* Keep track of your fundraising accomplishments
* Stay in touch with your cause's community of supporters
* Get quick access to iSearchiGive with a handy search box, and raise a penny or more per search
Check out the Frequently Asked Questions portion of the iGive Web site for more information.
What's the potential?
Pass on the word. Currently, more than 400 ELCA World Hunger supporters use iGive. Encourage your family, friends, and congregation to do their online shopping through iGive. This little step, taken by many, will add up to a big difference for neighbors near and far who are served by the ELCA World Hunger Appeal.