Posted on 09/30/2011

To donate on October 4th, visit and select Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation

The Pittsburgh Foundation's third annual community-wide Day of Giving event on October 4th is going mobile for the first time. Donors will be able to access the on-line giving platform and make gifts to the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation by using smart phones and tablets as well as home or work computers.

"This is a great enhancement that further underscores new opportunities for philanthropy in our digital age," said Grant Oliphant, The Pittsburgh Foundation's President and CEO. "Donors will have the convenience of being able to access our on-line giving program from anywhere in the U.S., or for that matter, anywhere in the world."

All donation transactions via mobile devices or computers during the 24-hour Day of Giving are secure and encrypted.