LANCASTER – The Extraordinary Give is Lancaster’s community-wide celebration of generosity. It takes place all day today, Friday, November 20. Nearly 500 organizations serving people across Lancaster County are participating and seeking financial donations for their work. Donations at the website – extragive.org – on November 20 will be stretched by a half a million dollars so your dollars go the extra mile for causes you care about.

Some of the participients include Aaron’s Acres, Abundant Living Ministries, Align Life Ministries, Associates for Biblical Research, A Woman’s Concern, BCM International, Bethanna, Bethany Christian Services, Bible2School, Bible Visuals International, Birth Care & Family Health Services, Black Rock Retreat, Blessings of Hope, Bridge of Hope, Brittany’s Hope, Camp Hebron, Center for Parent/Youth Understanding, Child Evangelism Fellowship of Lancaster County, Christ’s Home, Cornerstone Youth Center, and CrossNet Ministries. Others include Day Seven Ministries, Dayspring Christian Academy, Eastern Mennonite Missions, Factory Ministries, Faith Friendship Ministries, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Friendship Community, Global Disciples, HandiVangelism Ministries, Heifer International, HOPE International, House Of His Creation, House On The Rock Family Ministries, Impact! Missions, Joni & Friends PA, Joy El, Lancaster Bible College, Lancaster County Christian School, Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, Lighthouse Vocational Services, LOVE Inc. of Lancaster County, LUMINA, Mennonite Central Committee, Mennonite Disaster Service, Men of Iron, Nazareth Project, North Star Initiative, PA Family Institute, Piercing Word, Pregnancy Resources at Cornerstone, Servant Stage, Servants, Inc., Support for Prison Ministries, Tabor Community Services, The Pocket Testament League, Lancaster Salvation Army, Water Street Mission, WJTL, and Zoe International.