Planning for the 2014 Alternative Giving Market of the Palouse is underway! The Market Application will be available by Thursday, September 25th. Look for some changes in 2014 to the Market, including a new venue and potential new date.
Established in 2009, the mission of the Alternative Giving Market of the Palouse (AGMP) is to give residents of the Palouse a meaningful alternative to holiday gift giving and an opportunity to support local nonprofits. We strive to enhance community well-being and sustainability through celebrating personal charity and community partnerships.
Key dates for the Sixth Annual AGMP 2014:
Thursday, September 25 - Tuesday, October 7 - Charity applications accepted
Thursday, October 9 - Volunteer training for AGMP community volunteers @ First Presbyterian
Tuesday, October 14 - Notify charities of acceptance
Thursday, September 23 - Charity Training - 5:30-7 PM upstairs @ First Presbyterian Church in Moscow, 5:30-6:00 PM for all charities, 6-7:00 PM for new charities (all welcome to stay)
Friday, November 7 - Publicity Materials due from Charities
Friday , November 28 - Saturday, December 13 - Online Giving at www.agmpalouse.org
Wednesday, December 3 -- Alternative Giving Market of the Palouse event at a new venue, the 1912 Center 412 East 3rd Street in Moscow. Special family event from 6 to 6:45 before the Light Up the Night parade with free hot chocolate/cider, live music, and glow sticks for the first 100 kids through the door!
Thursday, December 4 – Appearance at Buy Local Moscow’s Winterfest 5:00-8:00 PM at 1912 Center
Saturday, December 6 -Winter Market appearance at 1912 Center 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Saturday, December 13 - Winter Market appearance at 1912 Center 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Saturday, December 13 - Online giving closes
Tuesday, December 31 - All funds will be collected and distributed to nonprofits
Thanks for your support and spread the word about the Alternative Giving Market of the Palouse!
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