Raise the Region

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CSSS is excited to participate in Raise the Region 2015, a unique, online giving event that provides an opportunity for people who care about their community to come together and raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits in 30-hours.

Your designated gift to CSSS will be stretched by the matching contribution from Blaise Alexander Family. All gifts must be made by credit or debit card only through www.raisetheregion.org. 

Cash, checks and money orders will not be accepted.  The minimum gift accepted is $25.  All gifts are tax deductible.

 

Additionally, all non-profits are eligible to win prizes during the event based on donations.

Raise the Region Prize List

  • Blaise Alexander Family Dealerships Grand Prize – the nonprofit with the most unique donors during Raise the Region will receive $5,000
  • Blaise Alexander Family Dealerships 2nd Prize – the nonprofit with the 2nd most unique donors during Raise the Region will receive $2,500
  • Blaise Alexander Family Dealerships 3rd Prize – the nonprofit with the 3rd most unique donors during Raise the Region will receive $1,000
  • Larson Design Group Participation Prize – to kickoff Raise the Region 2015, five nonprofits will be randomly selected to receive $1,000 cash prize
  • Wal-Mart Green Flag Prize – the first 5 nonprofits with 10 gifts (not unique donors) will receive an additional $1,000
  • M&T Fast Start Prize – the nonprofit with the most money between 6:00 pm and 7:00 pm on March 11th will receive $1,000
  • Wal-Mart Prime Time Prize – the nonprofit that raises the most money between 8:00 pm and 10:00 pm on March 11th will receive $2,000
  • Larson Design Group's Midnight Prize – $1,000 added to the donation that is made closest to midnight (12:00 am on March 12th)
  • Breakfast Prize - the nonprofit with the most unique donors between 6:00 am and 8:00 am on March 12th will receive $2,000
  • Lunch Prize - the nonprofit that raises the most money between 11:00 am and 1:00 pm on March 12th will receive $2,000
  • Dinner Prize - the nonprofit that sees the largest gift from 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm on March 12th will receive $2,000
  • M&T Bank's Over the Top Prize - $1,000 added to the donation that takes the Raise the Region total over $500,000
  • Founders Prize - $1,000 added to the donation that comes the closest to 19:16 (7:16 pm) on March 12th
  • Founders Prize - $1,000 added to the donation made by the 1,916 donor
  • M&T Bank's Good Samaritan Prize - $1,000 will be awarded to a participating nonprofit of choice from the donor who gives to the most number of nonprofits over the 30 hours.
  • Larson Design Group Powerful Communities Prize - Every participating nonprofit that has at least one gift by 10:00 am on March 12th will be entered to win from the Powerful Communities Prize.  Every hour between 11:00 am and 4:00 pm 2 nonprofit organizations will be randomly selected to receive an additional $1,000
  • M&T Bank's White Flag Prize – the nonprofit that raises the most money between 8:00 pm and 10:00 pm on March 12th will receive $2,000
  • Wal-Mart Checkered Flag Prize –  the nonprofit that receives the most gifts (not unique donors) between 10:00 pm and 11:59 pm on March 12th will receive $2,500
  • FCFP Kickoff Event Prize – the nonprofit with the most public votes from the kickoff event will receive $2,000.  The nonprofit with the second most public votes will receive $1,000
  • M&T Bank's Record Breaker Prize- $1,000 will be awarded to the nonprofit that receives the gift that surpasses last year's $824,223.38 record
  • Passionate Giving Prize - $1,500 will be awarded to the nonprofit with the single largest gift during the 30 hour period
  • M&T Bank's New Participant Award - $1,000 will be awarded to the nonprofit that is participating for the first time in Raise the Region and achieves the most unique donors  (*not eligible, if nonprofit wins a grand prize with the same criteria)