Giving Challenge


The Giving Challenge starts at noon on May 1 and ends at noon on May 2. During this 24 hours, every unique donation given to BCS of $25 -$100 will be doubled thanks to the Patterson Foundation. Our GOAL is to have 864 people participate in the Giving Challenge because we have 864 students. Each donation is a blessing for each student!


Go to on May 1 – May 2 from noon to noon. ¨ Click on the “Donate Now” Button.¨ Begin to type in - Bradenton Christian School - into the Organization field and then select Bradenton Christian School from the dropdown screen.¨ Donate $25-100 by using your credit or debit card. ¨ Your donation was just doubled by the Patterson Foundation! ¨ Your spouse may donate with the same credit card and their donation will be doubled too.
Thank you in advance for BEING THE ONE to help BCS. Questions regarding the Giving Challenge? Contact Heidi Sikkema at or 941-792-5454 x 160.

The 2018 Giving Challenge is presented by the Community Foundation of Sarasota County with giving strengthened by The Patterson Foundation. For you competitive ones, we could WIN more:Highest # of Unique Donations: If we have the most unique donations of any organization, we could win an extra $7,000. Fast 50: Get your donation in fast! We could win an extra $500 for being one of the first organizations to have 50 donors who donate $50 or more.Listen to I Heart Radio: Win extra funds for BCS by listening to I Heart Radio where they will be giving money away to the organization of your choice.Best Photo: Send us a great photo! We could win an extra $500 for the best photo that tells a great story of the Giving Challenge.

We have 864 Students! Let’s go for 864 Donations!