It's time to remember your favorite charity because Giving Tuesday Lubbock is happening. and you've got a great opportunity to really have an impact and make a difference for those in need.

Annually this event falls on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and many non-profits and charity organizations are counting on your help for much needed help. According to the national website this is their message.

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.

Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.

One of the best ways to get involved is in your own community. We've created a directory to help you find organizations, charities, events and more in your own community.

You can visit Giving Tuesday Lubbock by following this link!

Facebook is partnering with Paypal to match Giving Tuesday donations. You can follow this link for details on how your donation can be doubled tomorrow on Giving Tuesday!

Some of the local non-profits you can donate to include: LHUCA, The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts & Sciences, National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration, CASA of the South Plains (bringing us the upcoming Tracy Byrd concert!), The Lubbock Aquarium, The Junior League of Lubbock, The South Plains Food Bank, Ronald McDonald House Charities, and many more on the list at this link and beyond.

There are many important causes your donations will make a difference for. One of the non-profit organizations, I have worked with is Easy R Equine. They do an incredible job rescuing, rehabilitating and re-homing horses found in some of the most desperate conditions and situations, here in the Lubbock area. I have fostered horses for this wonderful organization and they definitely need your help on Giving Tuesday! You can follow this link for more information about Easy R Equine.

Get involved and make a contribution for Giving Tuesday, you're contribution has the power to make a real difference!