NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Tuesday is GiveNOLA Day.
Hosted by the Greater New Orleans Foundation, GiveNOLA Day is a one-day online giving event that encourages people to give to nonprofit organizations.
This year's goal is to raise $3 million in 24 hours. Last year's event raised $2.25 million from over 19,000 donors around the nation.
Every dollar donated through midnight Tuesday to one of the 550 nonprofit organizations profiled will be increased with additional "lagniappe" dollars provided by the Greater New Orleans Foundation and GiveNOLA Day sponsors.
For a full list of profiled organizations, click here: http://shout.lt/2Kmj
As of 9 a.m., over $1 million was raised.
View the up-to-date fundraising totals or make a donation here: http://shout.lt/2KmY