The Big Payback is Wednesday, May 3

The Big Payback is a community-wide, 24-hour online giving challenge hosted by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. This charitable event will help area nonprofits raise much-needed dollars and bring awareness to pressing needs in our community.

In 2017, The Big Payback boasts a brand-new software platform and welcomes back our biggest sponsors for a fourth consecutive year - helping to make Middle Tennessee's largest day of giving a success.

In the past three years, The Big Payback has helped raise more than $6.5 million dollars for nearly 800 local nonprofits – including schools and religious institutions.

On Wednesday, May 3rd, let’s show everyone just how generous Middle Tennessee residents are when we support each other.

Become a Sponsor:

There’s still time to sponsor The Big Payback with a gift to our prize pool. All nonprofits that receive gifts through The Big Payback may be eligible for cash prizes made possible by generous sponsors like you. For sponsorship inquiries, please contact Scott O’Neal at Check back frequently for an updated list of participating organizations and prize sponsors.

Nonprofits Win

Last year, 11,270 people raised more than $2.6 million for area nonprofits during The Big Payback!

Grow More Good

Nonprofits are eligible to win cash awards by mobilizing their supporters during The Big Payback.

Give Two Ways

Schedule your gifts ahead of time or make donations throughout the day. Have more fun - give both ways!

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