Today is North State Giving Tuesday, the 14-hour online giving event at www.northstategives.org – and the donation numbers are rising rapidly.

Hosted and led by Shasta Regional Community Foundation and sponsored by Redding Bank of Commerce with support from Pacific Power Foundation, more than 120 nonprofit organizations are participating, 45 of them from Siskiyou County.

North State Giving Tuesday began at 6 a.m. and continues until 8 p.m. today.