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Giving Machine expand to 28 locations worldwide in 2022 to help #LightTheWorld

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These 28 giving-focused vending machines
will be worldwide in 2022

This Christmas season, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invites people everywhere to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ and follow His teaching to share our light with others.The 2022 Light the World initiative invites us all to ask and act on this question: Who needs my light today?
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The “Giving Machines” are  returning in 2022.These vending machines offer a unique and memorable way to give by serving and caring for others around the world.

Giving Machines include items such as groceries, fresh water, child vaccines, beds, hygiene kits, farming equipment, medical care, job training, educational supplies, beehives and livestock.

This year, more people than ever can participate as Giving Machines expand to 28 locations.

  • Brisbane, Australia
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • Cebu City, Philippines
  • Denver, Colorado
  • Glendale, Arizona
  • Gilbert, Arizona
  • Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Houston, Texas
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Manila, Philippines
  • Mexico City, Mexico
  • Nashville, Tennessee
  • New York City, New York
  • Orem, Utah
  • Sacramento, California
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Seattle, Washington
  • Washington, D.C.

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Joining these 20 locations are eight additional cities in the United States that are participating in a mobile Giving Machine experience. These mobile Giving Machines will visit the following cities for a short stay before traveling to a new location:

  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Birmingham, Alabama
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Flagstaff, Arizona
  • Gila Valley, Arizona
  • St. Augustine, Florida
  • Tucson, Arizona

As the number of worldwide locations expands, so does the number of participating nonprofit organizations. This year, nearly 125 local and global nonprofits will join The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to care for and serve millions of people in need. This year’s global nonprofit participants are:

  • African Girls Hope Foundation
  • American Red Cross
  • Church World Service
  • International Development Enterprises
  • Lifting Hands International
  • Mentors International
  • UNHCR
  • UNICEF
  • Water For People
  • World Food Program

Since the first Giving Machine appeared in 2017, total contributions have reached US$15 million.

As part of its ongoing global humanitarian efforts, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints covers all operational costs, ensuring that 100% of every donation goes to the charitable cause of your choice.

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Complete list of Giving Machine locations by area (from Church News)

The mobile Giving Machine in Arizona will be available in:

  • Flagstaff at Heritage Square from Nov. 17-Dec. 3
    Address: 22 E. Aspen Avenue, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
  • Gila Valley/Safford at Safford City Hall from Dec. 4-16
    Address: 717 W Main St, Safford, AZ 85546
  • Tucson at Park Place Mall from Dec. 17-Jan. 2
    Address: 5870 East Broadway Blvd. Tucson, AZ 85711

The mobile Giving Machine in the Southeast U.S. will be available in:

  • St. Augustine, Florida, at St. Augustine Visitor Information Center from Nov. 25-29
    Address: 10 S. Castillo Drive, St. Augustine, Florida 32084
  • Birmingham, Alabama, at City Walk Birmingham from Dec. 1-4
    Address: 1998 9th Ave North, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Atlanta, Georgia, at The Interlock from Dec. 6-11
    Address: 1085 Howell Mill Road, Atlanta, GA 30318
  • Charlotte, North Carolina, at Promenade on Providence from Dec. 13-17
    Address: 5345 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy, Charlotte, NC 28277
  • Charleston, South Carolina, at Miracle Park from Dec. 19-23
    Address: 137 Market Street, Charleston, SC 29401

Here are the Giving Machines locations and opening dates listed by state. Donations will be accepted through the beginning of January 2023.

Arizona

  • Gilbert at Water Tower Plaza beginning Nov. 18
    Address: 45 W Page Ave, Gilbert, AZ 85233
  • Glendale at Murphy Park beginning Nov. 22
    Address: W. Glendale Ave, Glendale, AZ 85301

California

Colorado

  • Denver at Writer Square beginning Nov. 26
    Address: 1512 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202

Hawaii

  • Honolulu at Pearlridge Center beginning Nov. 19
    Address: 98-1005 Moanalua Rd, Aiea, HI 96701

Missouri

  • Kansas City at Crown Center beginning Nov. 16
    Address: 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Nevada

  • Las Vegas at Downtown Summerlin beginning Nov. 17
    Address: 1980 Festival Plaza Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89135

New York

Tennessee

  • Nashville at CoolSprings Galleria beginning Nov. 29
    Address: 1800 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, TN 37067

Texas

  • Houston at Bravery Chef Hall beginning Nov. 21
    Address: 409 Travis St. Suite A, Houston, TX 77002

Utah

  • Orem at University Place Mall beginning Nov. 22
    Address: 575 E University Pkwy, Orem, UT 84097
  • Salt Lake City at City Creek Center beginning Nov. 22
    Address: 50 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Washington

  • Seattle at Bellevue Square Park beginning Nov. 29
    Address: 575 Bellevue Square, Bellevue, WA 98004

Washington. D.C.

Here are the locations and opening dates of the Giving Machines available internationally, listed by country. Like the American machines, they will close after Jan. 1, 2023.

Australia

  • Brisbane at Logan Hyperdome beginning Nov. 26
    Address: Bryants Rd., Loganholme, QLD 4129

Canada

  • Calgary, Alberta, at Southcentre Mall beginning Nov. 29
    Address: 100 Anderson Rd SE, Calgary, AB, T2J 3V0

Guatemala

  • Guatemala City at Pradera Vistares beginning on Dec. 1
    Address: Diagonal 1; 9 36-01 zona 12, sontano 1, local S10 Guatemala, 01066, Guatemala
  • Guatemala City at Pradera Concepción beginning on Dec. 1
    Address: Carr. Condado Concepcion, Guatemala City

Mexico

  • Mexico City at Town Center El Rosario beginning on Nov. 28
    Address: Av. El Rosario No. 1025 Esq. Av. Aquiles Serdán, Col. El Rosario, CP 02100, Azcapotzalco, Mexico City
  • Mexico City at Centro Gran Sur beginning on Nov. 29
    Address: Av. del Imán No. 151, Col. Pedregal de Carrasco, Mexico City

Philippines

  • Cebu City at Ayala Center Cebu beginning Nov. 25
    Address: Archbishop Reyes Ave, Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines
  • Manila at Festival Mall Alabang beginning Nov. 27
    Address: Filinvest Corporate City, Commerce Ave, Alabang, Muntinlupa, Metro Manila, Philippines

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