Giving Tuesday


3 Ways You Can Help Charm City Youth Lacrosse on Giving Tuesday!

Entering its sixth year, Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following the U.S. Thanksgiving and widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday kicks off the charitable season. When many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.

Giving Tuesday is also one of the most important fundraising days of the year for Charm City Youth Lacrosse, and is critical CCYL achieving our mission of providing Baltimore City elementary and middle school boys and girls with opportunities for personal and educational development through the game of lacrosse, at no cost to the players or families, by means of league play, skills training, mentoring, and educational opportunities.

This Giving Tuesday we’re asking for your help to make this our biggest fundraising year yet! To help you, help us, we’ve developed three way you can help Charm City Youth Lacrosse on Giving Tuesday!


  • Share Your Story!


There’s no better way to rally support than by sharing your personal story! Whether it’s recording a quick video on your phone, posting a picture of you at a Charm City Youth Lacrosse clinic or in some CCYL gear, and simply sharing your story you can move people to action!

Has Charm City Youth Lacrosse positively influenced your life? Share your story with your network via email and social media. Record a short video describing Charm City Youth Lacrosse, how you’ve been involved, and how that involvement has impacted you.

Post the video to Facebook, Instagram, Instagram Stories, Twitter, and any other social network you participate on, and don’t forget to tag us and use the hashtag #GivingTuesday!

Where to find Charm City Youth Lacrosse online:


Instagram: @charmcityyouthlacrosse

Twitter: @CCYouthLax

When sharing your story, don’t forget to ask your friends and followers to donate by asking them to visit



  • Ask Your Company


Many businesses offer matching programs for charities that their employees are passionate about. Check with your HR Department to see if your company will match funds you raise for Charm City Youth Lacrosse. It’s an easy way to double the amount you’re able donate!



  • Amazon Smile


Another great way to help Charm City Youth Lacrosse is Amazon Smile! Amazon Smile is the charitable wing of Amazon, and offers the same great products with all the same benefits as regular Amazon, except with Amazon Smile, Amazon agrees to donate a portion of the sale to YOUR favorite charity.

It’s simple. Just go to Amazon Smile to register you regular Amazon account. Once logged in, you’ll be prompted ‘select a charity’ and we ask that you select Charm City Youth Lacrosse. Once set-up, for every purchase you make on Amazon going forward, Amazon will donate a portion to Charm City Youth Lacrosse!  

We’re grateful for the wonderful support we receive from the community, from monetary donations and equipment donations, to the amazing time our volunteers, parents and the community put into Charm City Youth Lacrosse, we simply want to say Thank YOU!

Let’s make this the greatest Giving Tuesday to date!!

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