Give to the Max
$500 - Every Day Nov. 1 - 18
Did you know you can make your Give to the Max gifts early for your convenience? Give MN starts counting the total and giving out prizes on November 1, and they'llbe drawing one gift each day for a $500 Early Giving Golden Ticket.
$1,000 - Every Hour on Nov. 18
Back again in 2021, GiveMN will be giving away their traditional $1,000 Hourly Golden Tickets on November 19. Your donation to BENCHS will be boosted by $1,000 if they draw your gift!
$500 - Every 15 Minutes on Nov. 18
GiveMN will be drawing Golden Ticket winners every 15 minutes on November 18! BENCHS is eligible to win one or more of the $500 prizes!
$10,000 - Super-Sized Golden Ticket
The grand prize of Give to the Max! You could turn any gift of $5 or more into $10,000 for BENCHS! This prize will be drawn from all gifts made during Give to the Max Day and Early Giving, from November 1-18.
Different Ways to Give
Visit the BENCHS page on the GiveMN website where your online donations enter BENCHS into the Golden Ticket competitions! You could turn your $10 into $10,000 just by giving through GiveMN! See Golden Ticket information below.
Join in on the friendly competition by donating through a friend’s Facebook fundraiser! Better yet, start your own Facebook fundraiser and see how much money you can raise!
Enjoy the ease of giving online on the BENCHS website - just click the “Give to the Max” button!
Make a donation during your new pet adoption process
When you adopt your new furever pet, add on a donation to your adoption fee. It’s a breeze through our online system - just designate it “Give to the Max!”
**Due to COVID-19, we are not able to invite donors to the shelter.
If you want to deliver a check to BENCHS, you can mail it to: 1250 North River Drive, Mankato, MN 56001 or drop it off before or on November 18. Just be sure to indicate on the check that it is for Give to the Max so we include it in our totals!