We give away prizes to organizations - Small, Medium and Large - with the highest number of unique donors and which raise the most money. In addition, cash awards are given based on donations during specific time increments as well as contests announced throughout the promotion of The Big Payback.

Stay tuned for 2018's prizes, which will be posted in mid-April.

Jumpstart your favorite nonprofit's #BigPayback!

$1,000 Give Back
With nearly 500 — a number growing daily — participating nonprofits, including schools and religious institutions, already signed up for the May 2 giving day, we hope our 5th annual #BigPayback $1,000 Give Back will be the BIGGEST we’ve seen yet.

The $1,000 Give Back runs from Wednesday, February 7 through Friday, February 16 at noon.

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee will award a $1,000 grant check to the benefiting #BigPayback organization receiving the most mentions by unique users below the $1,000 Give Back image hosted on The Community Foundation’s Facebook page. Eligible nonprofits must be registered for The Big Payback on May 2, 2018, prior to the $1,000 Give Back’s end date.

The benefiting organization will be announced by end of business day on Friday, February 16. The $1,000 Give Back is not sponsored, endorsed by or affiliated with

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