Raise the Region

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CSSS is excited to participate in Raise the Region 2016, 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 Prizes - the nonprofit with the most unique donors during Raise the Region.  (Large category nonprofit will receive $5,000.  Small category nonprofit will receive $5,000.) 
  • Blaise Alexander Family Dealerships 2nd Prizes - the nonprofit with the 2nd most unique donors during Raise the Region. (Large category nonprofit will receive $2,000.  Small category nonprofit will receive $2,000.)
  • Blaise Alexander Family Dealerships 3rd Prizes - the nonprofit with the 3rd most unique donors during Raise the Region.  (Large category nonprofit will receive $1,000.  Small category nonprofit will receive $1,000.) 
  • Larson Design Group Participation Prize - to kickoff Raise the Region 2016, five nonprofits will be randomly selected to receive $1,000 cash prize.
  • Wal-Mart Green Flag Prize - the first 3 nonprofits with 30 gifts (not unique donors) will receive an additional $1,000
  • M&T Bank's Fast Start Prize - the nonprofit with the most money between 6:00 pm and 6:30 pm on March 9th 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 9th (Large category nonprofit will receive $1,000.  Small category nonprofit will receive $1,000.) 
  • Larson Design Group's Midnight Prize - $1,000 added to the donation that is made closest to midnight (12:00 am on March 9th)
  • Breakfast Prize - the nonprofit with the most unique donors between 6:00 am and 8:00 am on March 10th.  (Large category nonprofit will receive $1,000.  Small category nonprofit will receive $1,000.) 
  • Lunch Prize - the nonprofit that raises the most money between 11:00 am and 1:00 pm on March 10th. (Large category nonprofit will receive $1,000.  Small category nonprofit will receive $1,000.) 
  • Dinner Prize - the nonprofit that sees the largest gift from 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm on March 10th. (Large category nonprofit will receive $1,000.  Small category nonprofit will receive $1,000.)
  • M&T Bank's 500K Celebration - $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 10th
  • Centennial Celebration 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 10th 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 10th.  (Large category nonprofit will receive $1,000.  Small category nonprofit will receive $1,000.) 
  • Wal-Mart Checkered Flag Prize -  the nonprofit that receives the most gifts (not unique donors) between 10:00 pm and the conclusion of Raise the Region on March 10th.  (Large category nonprofit will receive $1,000.  Small category nonprofit will receive $1,000.) 
  • 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 general public contributions of $963,890.
  • Subaru's 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)
  • Toyota's Columbia County Prize - A nonprofit from Columbia County will be randomly selected to receive an additional $1,000.
  • Subaru's Lycoming County Prize - A nonprofit from Lycoming  County will be randomly selected to receive an additional $1,000.
  • Toyota's Montour County Prize - A nonprofit from Montour County will be randomly selected to receive an additional $1,000.
  • Toyota's Columbia County Prize - A nonprofit from Columbia County will be randomly selected to receive an additional $1,000.
  • Toyota's Columbia County Prize - A nonprofit from Columbia County will be randomly selected to receive an additional $1,000.
  • Toyota's Northumberland County Prize - A nonprofit from Northumberland County will be randomly selected to receive an additional $1,000.
  • Toyota's Snyder County Prize - A nonprofit from Snyder County will be randomly selected to receive an additional $1,000.
  • Toyota's Union County Prize - A nonprofit from Union County will be randomly selected to receive an additional $1,000.