Join one of these public events celebrating the work of our local community benefit sector, or support the Extraordinary Give in your own unique way!
Celebrate our community’s generosity with giving kiosks, live music, caricatures, evening snacks, cash bar and the never-before-seen lighting of Lancaster’s tallest building! Music featuring: the Second Hand Suits & the Maxwell Project.
Your gifts will help to Light Up Lancaster: witness the never-seen-in-Lancaster lighting of the Griest Building! Be part of history!
7:30-9am – Lancaster County Council of Churches – breakfast
11am-1pm United Disability Services – lunch
2pm-4pm Rodgers & Associates – special event
5pm-7pm Tabor Community Services – heavy hors d’oeuvresCatering for these events at the Manor by Gina D’Ambrosio of Food for Thought catering.
Clinic for Special Children, Hospice & Community Care, Lancaster Cleft Palate Clinic, and SouthEast Lancaster Health at Isaac’s Famous Grilled Sandwiches
November 21, 5 – 9 PM Issac’s Extraordinary Give Community Night Where: Issac’s Famous Grilled Sandwiches (All Lancaster locations). A kick off Lancaster County Community Foundation’s “Extraordinary Give”, with a special focus on the County’s diverse healthcare providers! 25% of your meal cost will be donated to the one of the above listed charities by Isaac’s.
November 22, 11 AM – 2 PM Issac’s Downtown Day of Giving Where: Issac’s Famous Grilled Sandwiches, 25 N. Queen St. Lancaster. Stop by for free health screenings, visit with therapy dogs and Give Extraordinary! Isaac’s will providing a free up of soup to all who make a donation.
Lancaster Science Factory
November 21, 10 PM - 1 AM Back to the Future Where: Quips Pub, 457 New Holland Ave, Lancaster.
November 22, 4-6 PM Happy Hour Where: Quips Pub, 457 New Holland Ave, Lancaster.
Come out and enjoy science-themed drink specials. There will be laptops set up for everyone to Give Extra!
American Red Cross
Midnight – 2PM Ready 24 hrs. a day, 356 days a year! Where: King Street, Lancaster.
Emergency Response Vehicle handing out donuts and coffee from 12am – 6am. See what it means to be a disaster action team volunteer on call 24hrs a day– come visit our volunteers who will be serving coffee & donuts
7AM – 2PM Holiday Cards for Heroes Where: Penn Square, Fulton Bank quadrant, Lancaster.
Donate unused holiday cards or sign a card to be sent to our military around the world this holiday season.
4-9PM American Red Cross Open House Where: Red Cross Offices, 430 West Orange Street, Lancaster.
Come learn more about the American Red Cross, our services, and tour this historic home, designed by Lancaster architect C. Emlen Urban.
More Info on all events at: www.redcross.org/centralpa
All Day Dine and Wine Around Town Where:Local Lititz Restaurants. Partons can use their smart phones to make an Extraordinary Give donation to the Lititz recCenter.
SouthEast Lancaster Health Services
7-10AM ExtraGive Extravaganza Where: Chestnut Hill Cafe, W. Chestnut Street, Lancaster.
Support SouthEast at our ‘donation station’ and enjoy a free cup of coffee!
11AM-2PM Where: Isaac’s Downtown, 25 N. Queen St. Visit us here to donate and enjoy a free cup of soup!
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lancaster County
7:30 – 9 AM Kegs N Eggs Breakfast Where: the Federal Taphouse, 201 N. Queen St. Lancaster. Participants will enjoy a breakfast buffet and light morning cocktail.
House of His Creation
8:30AM – 4PM Donation Station Where: Danner’s Deli, 53 E. Main St., Lititz. Enjoy Sandwiches, Hoagies, Wraps and more made with Boar’s Head Meats & cheeses. Stop in for Delicious Desserts, Gourmet Specialty items and Lititz merchandise, too! Proceeds benefit House of His Creation.
Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley
9 AM-7 PM Open House Where: 249 West Main Street, Ephrata.
Come visit the Society campus and there will be volunteers to guide you with online giving on site.
More Information Available at: www.cocalicovalleyhs.
Lancaster County Art Association
9AM – Midnight ”Flash Art” Artists and Caricaturists at work in Lancaster!
9-10AM Free Caricatures at Central Market.
10AM – 12Noon Artists at work on “White as Snow,” LCAA in Strasburg.
12 – 2PM Caricatures on Penn Square with the Community Foundation.
4-8PM Pasquale’s Restaurant, Lancaster. Exhibit, Caricatures and Art Raffle.
8PM – Midnight Caricatures at the Light Up Lancaster Finale!
Lancaster Education Foundation, Heads Up Lancaster
9AM-10AM Extragive Open House Where: Washington Elementary School, 545 S. Ann Street, Lancaster
1:15 PM-2:15 PM Extragive Open House Where: Wheatland Middle School, 919 Hamilton Park Dr, Lancaster
4:30 PM-5:30 PM Extragive Open House Where: Fulton Elementary School, 225 W. Orange St, Lancaster
6 PM-9 PM Extragive Open House Where: J.P. McCaskey High School, 445 N. Reservoir Street, Lancaster
More Information Available at: www.lancasteredfnd.org; Registration required.
Great Giving Gig
9AM – Midnight All Day Fun Where: Tellus 360, 24 E. King St. Lancaster. Get Info Here!
Live music, Tasty food and beverages, and Fun Theatrics. No better way to donate to your favorite organizations!
Supports: VisionCorps (formerly SABVI), The Humane League of Lancaster, The Mayor’s Office of Special Events (MOOSE), Lancaster City Alliance, PRIMA Theatre, Music For Everyone and Arch Street Center.
Historic Ephrata Cloister
9AM-9PM Celebration & Dr. Moses Scott Where: 632 West Main St., Ephrata.
All day celebration with refreshments at the Ephrata Cloister. At 7 pm meet Dr. Moses Scott, the chief Surgeon during the Revolutionary War and take part in our participatory “Faces of the Ephrata Cloister” wall of visitors, donors, and volunteers!
Families United Network
9 – 11 AM FUN Times: Open House and Children’s Activities Where: 412 S. Angle St. Mount Joy, PA. In honor of the Extraordinary Give event and Adoption awareness month, join us for free refreshments and children’s activities, including a bounce house, crafts, face painting and more! (Also on Thursday, Nov. 21 4:30 – 6:30 PM
5PM – Midnight FUN! Where: Zuckfoltzfus Brewing Company, 12 S Market Street Mount Joy. Join Families United Network at Zuckfoltzfus Brewing Company to celebrate Fourth Friday in Mount Joy as well as the Extraordinary Give!
10 AM – 2 PM Giving at Lancaster Central Market Where: 23 North Market Street, Lancaster.
This year we will have several laptops/iPads available for making donations at Market. Donations of $50 or more will be recognized with a great Market coffee mug! In addition, Smart Talk (WITF) will be broadcasting from our mezzanine level on that morning.
10AM-9PM Saladworks Donation Station Where: Saladworks, Rt 501, Lititz.
Saladworks customers will be able to donate online at the Saladworks restaurant. They can either visit the Friendship Community table, or donate in the privacy of their booth by scanning a QR code (links to Extragive.org) provided on a table tent card. Free balloons!
10AM-5PM Friendship Heart Gallery Donation Station Where: Friendship Heart Gallery, 118 N. Water St., Lancaster.
Visitors to the Gallery, volunteers, and any family that visits will be able to donate to the Extragive onsite.
11AM-2PM ExtraGive Lunch Where: Ross Buehler Faulk & Company, 1500 Lititz Pike, Lancaster.
Join Gaudenzia, Lancaster & RBF. Celebrate a day of giving a little extra to your local nonprofits with lunch on Gaudenzia. Giving kiosks will be available. Food while supplies last!
PA Breast Cancer Coalition
11AM-4PM Big or Small, Save them All! Where: SOMA Intimates, Bon-Ton wing, Park City Mall.
Donate during this time and receive a 10% discount to be used at SOMA. http://www.soma.com/store/home.jsp?
United Disability Services
11:30 AM – 1 PM The Extraordinary Give Luncheon Where: The Manor, 2025 Lititz Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601
Please join UDS for a private luncheon at the Manor on November 22 and learn more about how we support people with disabilities in the community. Seating is extremely limited, so please reserve now by emailing or calling Larry Aubrey firstname.lastname@example.org or 717-715-8763.
Hope Within Community Health Center & Central Pennsylvania Blood Bank
3 – 7 PM Blood Drive Where: Hope Within Community Health Center, 4748 E Harrisburg Pike, Elizabethtown
3 – 9PM Touching Lives / Warming Hearts Where: Penn Cinema, 541 Airport Rd, Lititz, PA
KPETS therapy dog teams will be on-site at Penn Cinema to provide a taste of pet therapy along with snacks for humans and canines! More Info: KPETS on FB
Planned Parenthood Keystone
4 – 6 PM Happy Hour Giving Lounge Where: Rachel’s Café and Creperie, 201 W Walnut St, Lancaster
Enjoy crepes and champagne with local supporters at a Happy Hour Giving Lounge!
4 – 6 PM Wine and Cheese with Aaron’s Acres Where: Vanscoy, Maurer & Bash Diamond Jewelers, 830 Plaza Blvd. Lancaster. Join Aaron’s Acres for an Extraordinary Wine and Cheese Event at Vanscoy, Mauer & Bash Diamond Jewelers.
YWCA of Lancaster
4-8 PM Extraordinary Give Happy Hour Where: YWCA, 110 N. Lime, Lancaster.
Montessori Academy of Lancaster
5 – 7 PM “The Art of Giving” Where: 2750 Weaver Rd, Lancaster. The students of Montessori Academy of Lancaster have each created a work of art to share and celebrate “The Art of Giving.”
Benchmark Construction’s Extraordinary Opportunity
5 – 8 PM Where: Benchmark, 4121 Oregon Pike, Lancaster RSVP: Deb at 626-9559 or email@example.com
Join us at our warehouse to mingle with friends, and enjoy some refreshments and light entertainment after a busy week. Your donation may be selected for one of five Benchmark Golden Tickets that will be awarded that evening!
Help support these organizations! Milagro House, Fulton Theatre, Hospice and Community Care, Lancaster General Health, Music for Everyone, Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Brethren Village, Luthercare, Landis Communities, LancasterHistory.org, St. Anne’s Retirement Community.
5-8 PM Ice Cream Social Hour Where: Splits and Giggles, Lemon Street, Lancaster.
We will have donation stations setup and as a thank you Mom’s House will give a free ice cream cone for every donation made in the store.
Greystone Manor Therapeutic Riding Center
7-9 PM Open House Where: 1061 Hartman Station Road, Lancaster.
Open House featuring horse demonstrations and discussions, tours of the facility, refreshments, and opportunities to learn more about our mission, our program, our equine partners, volunteering, and supporting GMTRC.
Lancaster Symphony Orchestra
7 PM ExtraGive Chamber Music Extravaganza Where: Saint James Episcopal Church, at Duke and Orange, Lancaster.
Three world class superstars of the chamber music stage–Lancaster Symphony Concertmaster Netanel Draiblate, cellist Sara Male and pianist Xun Pan–will ‘give extraordinary’ with a rousing FREE chamber music concert in the glorious acoustic of Saint James Episcopal Church. Beethoven’s Piano Trio in B-flat major, op. 11 and Dvořák’s Piano Trio No. 4 in E Minor (“Dumky”).
Thank you to our Extraordinary Light Up Lancaster Event Partners!