Welcome large snowball

Pack some holiday cheer into a snowball and throw it out to the world. See who catches it and watch the holiday spirit spread. Come on, it’s for charity.

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For each snowball caught, ghg will make a donation to The Jericho Project to help provide shelter for the homeless.

Happiness is contagious. Will you catch it?

Who’s throwing snowballs?

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  • 1203
  • Snowballs thrown
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  • 7120
  • Snowballs caught
  • Snowiest Cities
  • New York, NY
  • The Bronx, NY
  • Newtown, PA
  • Oxon Hill, MD
  • Kingston, NY
  • Heaviest Accumulation
  • New York, NY

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You've read what people are saying.
Now, see how they're saying it.

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Naughty

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Neutral

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Nice

Frosty or Festive?

What emotions are people showing
with their messages?

62,306

people can be helped this winter

(number of homeless people in the NYC municipal shelter system as of Oct. 2016)

The Snowball Effect isn’t just about spreading fun. It’s about spreading good will. For every snowball caught, ghg will donate money to The Jericho Project, a non-profit organization that provides food, shelter, counseling, and  career-building services to the homeless.