York's second annual Big Give Day exceeded its goal, raising more than $3 million for local not-for-profit organizations. 

The event, hosted by Give Local York, was a 24-hour giving day that was held on Friday, May 3. 

The event sought to raise $3 million, $2 million more than its initial year. In total, the event brought in $3,018,417.54 from 8,547 donors, based on information shared on

The organization that raised the most money was Positive Energy Arts, raising $123,375. Keystone Kidspace was a close second, raising $105,298, and Human Life Services was third raising $75,000. 

The organization with the most donors was Community Progress Council, with 451. Human Life Services was second with 314 donors, and the York Jewish Community Center was third with 277. 

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Editor's note: This story has been corrected to show the correct date for the event.



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