The Cincinnati Gives Challenge is a friendly fund-raising competition where local charities compete to raise the most money with the top teams winning cash prizes from Cincinnati Magazine.

The Cincinnati Gives Challenge returns at 5 pm November 27, and will run until December 7, at 5 pm.

Cincinnati Gives 2023


Giving the Gift of Green

Check out these companies and campaigns to prevent unnecessary waste this holiday season.

Hometown Heroes

These founders keep their focus on kids with successful nonprofit ventures.

Nonprofits in the News

Individuals and charities supporting communities in need across the tri-state had a banner year.


Cincinnati Gives 2022

Five Ways to Support Your Community This Giving Season

These niche programs and specialized services creatively address specific challenges throughout Greater Cincinnati.

Shop for a Cause This Holiday Season

Want to support a cause and look great doing it? These items will do the trick.

Waste Not, Want Not: Local Ways to Reduce Food Waste

Here are several companies and programs that will help you do your part to fight food waste.


Meet These Three Hometown Heroes

These three women were motivated to make a difference in the lives of children in the Queen City, the state of Ohio, and beyond. 

Charitable Giving By the Numbers

Take a look at these Cincinnati nonprofits and how their time, dedication, and donations added up last year.

Shop for a Cause

Check out these items to support local nonprofits (and look good doing it).

These “Umbrella Nonprofits” Have Got You Covered

Nonprofits that raise funds to support multiple organizations and initiatives offer real “trickle down” economics.

Read a digital copy of our 2023-24 Guide to Giving!



Eight Local Nonprofits That Stepped Up to Help Others During the Pandemic

Nonprofits serving vulnerable communities took a hit during this pandemic year, but the desire to help others did not falter for these eight organizations.

Donate Your Unwanted Goods to These Local Causes

From art supplies to old cars, these local causes use your unwanted goods, large or small, to transform the lives of our neighbors in need.

Support These Local Minority-Owned Businesses This Holiday Season

Check everything off your holiday gift shopping list by supporting these six minority-owned businesses in the Queen City.

Three Hometown Heroes Who Found Innovative Ways to Give Back This Year

How three hyper-local philanthropists stepped up and made a difference in the communities they call home.