Amplify Austin, billed as the city’s biggest day of charitable giving and a focal point for local corporate interests, beat its $9 million fundraising goal on March 3.
More than 64,000 donations put the fundraiser over the $9.8 million mark, organizers said in an announcement, adding that about 700 nonprofits will receive money.
Run by nonprofit I Live Here, I Give Here, the fifth annual Amplify Austin campaign ran from 6 p.m. March 2 to 6 p.m. March 3.
Amplify Austin is closely tied to the business…
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