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Thank you for supporting local nonprofits through Raise the Region®!

Raise the Region® was a huge success again this year, thanks to the generous support of 1,000s of residents who are passionate about the work of local nonprofit organizations in our region. The spirit of philanthropy is strong in our communities and collectively we have increased awareness and financial resources for many important causes in north central Pennsylvania.

Congratulations to our Blaise Alexander Grand Prize Winners:

First Place - $5,000

 Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble (Large Nonprofit)
ThinkBig Pediatric Cancer Fund (Small Nonprofit)

Second Place - $2,000

Expectations Women's Center (Large Nonprofit)
LAPS - Lycoming Animal Protection Society, Inc (Small Nonprofit)

Third Place - $1,000

Northumberland Christian School (Large Nonprofit)
Bellabons Pet Recovery Services (Small Nonprofit)

Nonprofit organizations can expect to receive their checks within 30-days

Thank you again for joining us in this unique effort. Above all, we are grateful to Blaise Alexander Family Dealerships, Larson Design Group, UPMC Health Plan, M&T Bank, UPMC Susquehanna, Toyota Motor Corporation, Subaru Motor Company, Backyard Broadcasting, Lamar Advertising, Sunbury Broadcasting, WNEP and many other supportive media outlets. Without them, this event would not have been possible.

First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania - Creating powerful communities through passionate giving®