$25,000 to Top Nonprofit
The top non-profit fundraiser, through this program, will receive a $25,000 donation on top of all donations received.
If there was ever a time to give to your favorite organization or find a few – now is that time!
Scroll below, read about each nonprofit, see their missions statements and watch their videos, and be sure to share!
Each donor that gives a donation of $25 or more this week will receive a free Immersion pint – up to 50 pints. Redeemable until 12/31
Each donor that gives a donation this week will receive a free appetizer – good through 12/31
Each donor that gives a donation of $25 or more this week will receive a $10 gift certificate, and will also be in the drawing for a $125 gift certificate to be drawn from this week
Each donor that gives a donation of $25 or more this week will be entered into a drawing for a KEB 72 tech Pack. Drawing will take place at store on December 6th during first Friday event.
Each donor that gives a donation this week will receive one free draft cold brew coffee – limited to cold brew on tap
Each donor that gives a donation this week will receive a free smoothie!
Each donor that gives a donation of $25 or more this week will receive a free pint at Avid Cider in Bend
Each donor that gives a donation will receive a free drink of your choice (value to not exceed $5.00)
Each donor that gives a donation this week will be entered into a drawing for a 90 minute outdoor portrait session. (valued at $425)
Our Clubs build great futures by providing a safe place to belong, supportive relationships with caring adults, and high-quality youth development programs that parents trust, all while ensuring access for those who need us most. Through exceptional programming and a dedicated team of youth development professionals, we are focused on three priority outcomes: Academic Success, Good Character & Leadership, and Healthy Lifestyles.$2.50 donated of $1,000.00 goal
Empowering Under-Resourced Youth Through Orthodontics, Education and Community Service.” A Smile for Kids (ASK) has provided “life-changing” braces for more than 700 under-resourced kids in Oregon. ASK recipients are required to have their grades in good standing and perform monthly volunteer service, resulting in more than 1000 community service hours monthly and a graduation rate of 94%.$49.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
First Story is excited to bring affordable homeownership to Sisters, Oregon. The non-profit founded in Redmond in 1998, is dedicated to giving families a hand-up to homeownership. First Story’s approach is different — Through a unique partnership with builder Hayden Homes, First Story will provide zero-down and zero-interest, 30-year home loans on newly constructed Hayden Homes in the builder’s new McKenzie Meadows community. The 3-bedroom and 2-bath homes will be sold move-in ready with all appliances, washer & dryer and landscaping. Homes will be available to families below 80% of area median income who have completed NeighborImpact’s Home Buyer Education Class.$2.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
Friends of the children support generational change by empowering youth who are facing the greatest obstacles through relationships with professional mentors for 12+ years—no matter what. Each child receives 4 hours a week of direct 1:1 time with a paid, professional mentor called a friend. Each Friend spends time with eight youth in the classroom, community and our Clubhouse.$1.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
MountainStar Family Relief Nursery’s mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect through community support and therapeutic services that help vulnerable children and families succeed. We are the only program in Deschutes, Jefferson, and Crook Counties providing therapeutic classrooms, parenting education services, and family support targeted at protecting children ages 0-5 who are at significant risk for abuse and neglect. MountainStar works directly with Central Oregon families living in crisis. The infants and toddlers we serve live in households with an average of 13 risk factors, including extreme poverty, substance abuse, mental health issues, and a history of family violence. 75% of the families we serve live below the federal poverty level and 100% of children are considered at-risk of abuse/neglect.$1.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
NeighborImpact is charged with fighting poverty in Crook, Deschutes and Jefferson counties and the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs. Our mission: “Supporting people, strengthening communities.” Our purpose: assess local needs and tackle the causes of poverty. To address basic needs, we confront hunger, homelessness, eviction prevention and emergency heating costs. Beyond emergencies, we focus on factors that prevent poverty: childcare and early childhood education services; home weatherization; money management, savings and homeownership; and low interest lending. We confront short- and long-term needs through a suite of programs that move nearly 50,000 households a year toward prosperity. As a non-profit organization, NeighborImpact changes someone’s life for the better every single day. As individuals, we have to look for the right opportunities to make real change in the lives of others. We offer you this chance to do just that: to do good, so that others can do well.$250.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
COVO provides a local community-based opportunity to effectively support Veterans and their families from all eras of military service to our country. In particular we assist Veterans who are low-income or experiencing homelessness to attain stability in their lives. Because Veterans also serve their community, COVO offers help to homeless non-Veterans as well as Veterans through our Outreach Program, providing clothing, food, camping gear, water, propane, and other survival items to those who are unsheltered or in need.$1.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal