Today is #GivingTuesday, celebrated on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving as a global movement that celebrates giving, generosity, and change for people throughout their communities. #GivingTuesday allows us to unite as one and to encourage more small acts of kindness. Here are a few Nonprofits celebrating #GivingTuesday in our local community today:

Silver Spring Village

Silver Spring Village is using #GivingTuesday to provide continued support for a wide variety of programs and services for seniors in Silver Spring. You have the power to make Silver Spring a model community that takes care of its seniors. Silver Spring, Maryland Website

A Wider Circle

A Wider Circle is using #GivingTuesday to help provide long term support to those in poverty. Silver Spring, Maryland Website

Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County

AHCMC is using #Giving Tuesday to allow continued support for creativity, culture, and community. AHCMC helps put teaching artists back into our classrooms, costumes on our performers, and roofs over the theaters, galleries and education spaces. Keep MoCo creative! Silver Spring, Maryland Website

Maryland Youth Ballet

MYB is using #GivingTuesday to support their Music and Motion classes – these classes are therapeutic dance instruction to young children with physical disabilities. Donations will support the purchase of new therapuetic equipment.

Silver Spring, Maryland Website

Crossroads Community Food Network


is using #GivingTuesday to help support key initiatives like the Healthy Eating Program, because when kids know more about fruits and vegetables, they eat them! Takoma Park, Maryland Website

Shepard’s Table

Shepard’s Table 

is using #GivingTuesday to expand their food service program that provides those in need with nutritious meals 365 days a year. Join their effort to DOUBLE their impact in the comunity! Silver Spring, Maryland Website

To find more local community programs to help support on #GivingTuesday, visit: