Promoted as a means to \u201cgive where you live,\u201d Fairfield County\u2019s Giving Day is March 9. It will be an opportunity for people to financially support more than a dozen nonprofit organizations that benefit Wilton in a 24-hour online fund-raising competition.Last year, more than 11,000 people donated $1.2 million to 410 nonprofits.Wilton organizations participating are: A Better Chance of Wilton. Ambler Farm. Animals In Distress. Circle of Care. CT Appleseed. Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation. Music on the Hill. Norwalk River Watershed Association. Stay at Home in Wilton. The Wilton Playshop. Wilton Family YMCA. Wilton Historical Society. Wilton Land Conservation Trust. Wilton Library Association. Wilton Singers. Wilton Youth Council. Woodcock Nature Center. In addition, organizations that benefit Wilton are: Person-to-Person. STAR, Lighting the Way. To count as part of the Giving Day event donations must be made on the host website \u2014 FCGives.org \u2014 on March 9 between 12 a.m. and 11:59:59 p.m. EST. The minimum donation is $10; there is no maximum donation. In addition to money raised through individual donations, participating organizations may win more than $100,000 in prizes. This includes $20,000 for most unique donors and $15,000 for most money raised. Fairfield County\u2019s Giving Day is presented by Fairfield County\u2019s Community Foundation. Details are available at fcgives.org. Donors may check on how their favorite charity is doing next Thursday by visiting the leaderboard at fcgives.org.