We are excited for you to participate in #ThePanhandleGives//#GivingTuesday campaign on Nov. 19-27, 2018! 

If you are needing more information, here are some basic FAQs about the campaign: CLICK HERE

Before you register, make sure your organization is eligible for amplification funds from the Amarillo Area Foundation

1. Organizations eligible for a grant from Amarillo Area Foundation and that hold a current tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service.



Click here for a graphic to help determine the eligibility of organizations.

2. Use grant funds within and for the benefit of the residents and communities of the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle.  


3. Adhere to the following financial requirements (when you sign the Agreement, you are verifying that you adhere to these requirements. There is no need to provide financial documents with your registration): 

Annual Operating Budget

Corresponding IRS Requirement

Financial Information Required


990-N (Postcard)

Internal Financial Statements*


990-EZ or 990

IRS Form 990





Statement of Activities (i.e. Income/Expense Statement) and Statement of Financial Position (i.e. Balance Sheet)

**Annual Financial Audit completed by independent Certified Public Accountant (CPA) using Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)


Once you have determined you are eligible, you will need to do the following:

  1. Choose one training session you would like to attend (June 11 at 9 AM, July 11 at 2:00 PM, or August 9 at 5:30 PM).
  2. Complete the online registration form.
  3. Complete and sign the participation agreement, which will be emailed to you when we receive your completed registration. We must receive your signed agreement along with a copy of your 501(c)(3) determination letter by March 30, 2018.
  4. Pay the non-refundable $75 registration fee by April 25, 2018.

                         Ready to get started?