Over $445,000 to go to veterans causes and military families
Congrats to Warrior Canine Connection for raising more than $97,000 for their cause and winning the Veterans Charity Challenge.
craigconnects, founded by Craig Newmark of craigslist, is celebrating its two-year anniversary by partnering with The Rahr Foundation to honor veterans and military families in the Veterans Charity Challenge. They're giving away $100,000 and hoping to raise more money than ever thought possible for these amazing causes.
The challenge runs from May 23 at 12pm EST through July 3 at 12pm EST.
The top 3 fundraising teams that raise the most for their cause by the end of the Challenge will win awesome grand prize donations from Craig and The Rahr Foundation.
-1st place wins a $35,000 donation
-2nd place wins a $25,000 donation
-3rd place wins a $15,000 donation
In addition to the grand prizes, $25,000 will be given to charities throughout the campaign as weekly Bonus Challenges that can be won by participating fundraising teams.
Also, there will be amazing prizes during the Challenge for donors to win too. They're really great and you'll definitely want to check 'em out.
We're here to answer any and all questions so just email us and we'll get back to you super fast.
craigconnects, founded by Craig Newmark of craigslist, is celebrating its two year anniversary by partnering with The Rahr Foundation to honor military families and veterans. They're launching The Veterans Charity Challenge and giving away $100,000 to support veterans and military families.
The Veterans Charity Challenge is a competition where fundraising teams compete with each other to raise the most money for charity. The top teams win grand prize donations for their cause.
The Challenge runs from May 23 at 12pm EST through July 3 at 12pm EST.
The 1st place team wins a $35,000 donation to their cause
Second place will get a $25,000 donation to their cause
Third place will get a $15,000 donation to their cause
An additional $25,000 will be given to charities throughout the campaign in Bonus Challenges
We’ll be announcing weekly Bonus Challenges throughout the competition. These are additional cash prizes from craigconnects and The Rahr Foundation that your charity win. Every week when we announce the Bonus Challenges, you’ll get an email explaining the Bonus Challenge and the rules. You'll also get an email that you'll basically be able to copy and paste and send along to your supporters.Along with these Bonus Challenges, there will be amazing prizes along the way. These will be incredible opportunities for your org so you definitely don't want to miss 'em.
And, unlike a voting campaign, even if you don’t win a grand prize, you still get keep the money you raise. Awesome, right.
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