Get Involved!

Give Big Kern 2024 is finally here! How can YOU get involved and help make history for this special day?

Whether you’re a nonprofit looking to participate, a supporter who would like to help fundraise on your favorite organization’s behalf, a business or corporate representative who would like to act as a Give Big Kern sponsor, a board member for a participating nonprofit, or an individual looking to give back through donating or volunteering, there’s a place for everyone to get involved during this Give Big Kern!


To get involved in Give Big Kern as a participating nonprofit, you must qualify as a tax-deductible organization through GuideStar and attest to being compliant with applicable state fundraising laws. Look for your organization and register here.

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Is your favorite nonprofit participating in this year’s Give Big Kern celebration? Did you know that you can raise funds on their behalf by acting as their Give Big Kern fundraiser? Creating a fundraising profile is quick, easy, and fun to do! You’ll also help increase the incoming donations for your favorite cause, so let’s get started!

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Businesses & Sponsors

Sponsoring Give Big Kern means that your business helps out great causes while gaining positive exposure through media opportunities and high traffic volume to the website. Learn more about becoming a sponsor for Give Big Kern on our sponsors page.

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Do you have a desire to give where you live? There’s lots of giving to be done for Give Big Kern! Search for a nonprofit to give back to by typing in a specific organization’s name or type (i.e., SPCA or Food Bank), or search the causes you’re most passionate about to see which organizations work in those areas.

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Are you looking for volunteer opportunities associated with Give Big Kern? Not every participating nonprofit will have these opportunities available, but you can find out easily by visiting their giving profile. Pledge volunteer hours on Giving Day.

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Board Members

Did you know a positive correlation exists between having engaged board members and raising more money for Giving Days? Give Big Kern makes increased engagement for board members easy by providing a free toolkit of promotional materials, social media graphics, email templates, and more!

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