Amplify Austin 2020

 

Let’s Get Ready to AMPLIFY!

With your help during Amplify Austin 2020 the Mothers’ Milk Bank Austin will raise funds to provide over 8,600 ounces of life-saving donor human milk to Charitable Care recipients!

Below is everything YOU need to know to get ready for Amplify Austin 2020 which kicks off at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 5th. 

If you have questions, want to learn more, or would like to set up your own fundraising page in support of MMBA please contact Tedrah Robertson, Development Director, at 512.494.0800 or Tedrah@milkbank.org

 

View Mothers’ Milk Bank Austin Amplify Website

 


How To Participate

1. Visit MMBA's 2020 Amplify Austin Website

2. Select a donation level or choose your own amount. 

3. Complete the donation information screen - including your name(s) and any messages you would like to share. 

Several companies are matching employees donations so check out the list of businesses below and don't forget to select your employer at check-out to ensure your gift is eligible for the business match.  

4. Enter your Payment Information (Credit Card or Donor Advised Fund) and select Next.

5.  Confirm your gift.

 


 

MMBA CHALLENGE FUND

MMBA is securing matching challenge funds for Amplify Austin 2020. If you or your company are interested in supporting this effort please contact MMBA. The impact of these donations will be even greater thanks to our amazing group of sponsors!

Special Thanks to:

Embody Fitness

 

 


AMPLIFY AUSTIN BUSINESS MATCHES

 

 


EMPLOYER MATCHES

Companies throughout the Austin area have pledged to match their employees’ donations during Amplify Austin 2020.

See if your employer is listed below: 

Absolute; Aci group, LLC; Advisory Board; Alamo Drafthouse Cinema; Amazon; AMD; Antonelli's Cheese Shop; AQUILA Commercial, LLC; Artistic Education Company; Atchley & Associates, LLP; Avison Young; Bank of America; Bazaarvoice, Inc; BB&T; Blackbaud; Box; Bryan Anthonys; BuildASign.com; Calendar Holdings LLC; CAM Solar; Cap City Comedy Club; CareerPlug; Carpenter and Langford, P.C.; Central Texas Cat Hospital; Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.; Cirrus Logic; Cisco Systems, Inc.; Corridor Title; Dell Children's Medical Global Outreach; Drillinginfo; Dropbox Austin; Emergo; Favor Delivery; GiveGab; Glass and Company, CPAs; GLG; Google and Google Fiber; Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody; Guardian Mortgage; HomeAway; Home Slice Pizza; I Live Here I Give Here; Insperity; Kasasa, LTD; K Friese & Associates, Inc; Lexus of Austin & Lakeway; Lick Honest Ice Creams; Magento Commerce; Main Street Hub; Maxwell Locke & Ritter LLP; McGarra Jessee; Merck IT Hub; Moreland Properties; Mutual Mobile; NFP; NXP Semiconductors; PMB Helin Donovan, LLP; PPDS; Raven + Lily; RetailMeNot; Rudd and Wisdom, Inc; Sabre Commercial; Samsung Austin Semiconductor; Sherry Matthews Advocacy Marketing; Silicon Labs; Solarwinds; Sparefoot; Spredfast; Square Root; Synopsys, Inc.; Sysco Central Texas; Tableau Software; Texas Capital Bank; Texas Engineering Solutions; Texas Mutual Insurance; The Hay Legal Group PLLC; The High Road on Dawson; Tito's Handmade Vodka; Toler Law Group; UFCU; VMware; Wayblazer; Whole Foods Market; and Woollard Nichols & Associates

 


FAQs

What is Amplify Austin?

Amplify Austin Day is a fun and easy way for the community to give back to local nonprofits organizations like the Mothers' Milk Bank Austin. During this 24-hour period of giving, participants visit their preferred nonprofit's Amplify webpage and show their support for the organization by making a donation of $25 or more. Many of these individual donations are then "amplified" by fellow supporters and matching gifts from local businesses, corporations, and foundations.

Do I have to live in Austin to participate?

No, you do not have to live in Austin, or the surrounding counties, to participate in Amplify Austin. In fact, we receive support from all of the United States during Amplify Austin and that’s because our donors know every dollar we receive during this 24-hours of giving has the potential to be even more through the matched gifts and hourly prizes.

Can I make a donation using my phone?

Yes! The Amplify Austin technology provider has a “mobile optimized platform” that makes it easy to donate on https://www.amplifyatx.org/organizations/mothers-milk-bank using your smart phone.

Is my donation safe and secure?

Yes! GiveGab, the Amplify Austin platform, uses a PCI Level I compliant payment service to ensure that all financial data is secure You can learn about Stripe’s security precautions and more about PCI compliance.

Will I receive a tax receipt for my donations?

Yes, you will receive an immediate thank you and tax receipt for 100% of your donation(s), which you should print out for your records.  

How will I be recognized as a donor?

All donors will receive a thank you and tax receipt for 100% of their donation from Amplify Austin. Donors who choose to donate anonymously will receive a tax receipt, but their contact information will not be passed along to the Mothers’ Milk Bank Austin.

Can I create my own Amplify Austin fundraiser on behalf of MMBA? 

Yes, please! All fundraisers must register and complete an online fundraising page. You then pick your own fundraising goal ($50 and up) and can accept donations on your fundraising page. For more information contact Tedrah Robertson at 512.579.3984 or tedrah@milkbank.org or check out the Amplify Austin Fundraiser Guide to get started.