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CEF Partners With Carroll Band Boosters for North Texas Giving Day

Sep 11, 2017 08:50AM ● By Audrey Sellers

Dragon Nation: This week, your donation dollars go further. To celebrate North Texas Giving Day on September 14, Carroll Education Foundation has teamed up with Carroll Band Boosters. The 18-hour online giving extravaganza, which runs from 6 a.m. to midnight on September 14, is a chance to get your donations to CEF and Carroll Band Boosters multiplied by bonus funds. Linebarger Attorneys at Law will match dollar for dollar up to $7,500 in donations made toward CEF on North Texas Giving Day.

Not available September 14? New this year, donors can schedule their gifts through September 13 at Just choose Carroll Education Foundation or Carroll ISD Band Boosters. 

Since 2009, North Texas Giving Day has pumped $156 million into the North Texas community. In 2016, $37 million was raised through more than 142,000 gifts benefiting more than 2,500 nonprofits. This year, every dollar given up to $10,000 will be multiplied with bonus funds when donors give online through North Texas Giving Day is powered by Communities Foundation of Texas, a 64-year-old community foundation.

“I encourage Dragon Nation to get online and give on North Texas Giving Day,” says Laura Grosskopf, CEF executive director. “It’s a wonderful opportunity to stretch your donation dollars in support of CEF and Carroll Band Boosters. We hope all Dragon families will participate this year!”

Visit to schedule your pledges through September 13, or give from 6 a.m. to midnight on September 14.