CBS 19: Giving Tuesday: Supporting local nonprofits


CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) — Giving Tuesday gives people the chance to share and support local nonprofits, and The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative is participating.

The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative is a community arts organization throughout the area.

The nonprofit is asking for donations by getting people to sign up for a membership.

Director Alan Goffinski sad members donate a monthly contribution of their choice and receive several perks and be enrolled in giveaways.

He said every small donation is greatly appreciated.

“People think that if they can’t give a large amount, that their donation is not worth it, but a large number of small donations is what really sustained us through the pandemic,” said Goffinski

Goffinski says donations will support public art, mural making, after school programs and more.

For more information on how you can help click here.