$15,000 WORTH OF REASONS TO GIVE NOW AND THROUGHOUT THE GREAT FISH COMMUNITY CHALLENGE

The following Incentive Grants will be awarded during the Challenge:

  • $1,000 Launch Event: $1,000 will be awarded in small matching grants at the July 26th Launch event at The WAVE 5 to 7 PM. Donate to a nonprofit at the event at the WAVE and you will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a match on your gift. Increments of $25, $50, and $100 will be awarded throughout the evening.
  • $1,000 Mic Drop Contest: $1,000 awarded to the nonprofit with the winning rap. $500 to the artist. Must perform at the Great Fish Community Challenge Color Run and Community Celebration September 8 and winner will perform at the Great Fish Awards event October 18.
  • $500 Best Booth Award: $500 will be awarded to the nonprofit with the best decorated and themed booth at the Great Fish Community Challenge Color Run and Community Celebration September 8.
  • $200 Early Run Sign-up: Register before August 30th for the Color Run and you will be entered for a chance to win $200 for the nonprofit of your choice in the Great Fish Community Challenge.
  • $250 Top male and female runners in the Competitive Division of the Great Fish Community Challenge Color Run will receive $250 to the nonprofit of their choice.
  • $2,000 Great Fish Community Challenge Color Run and Community Celebration: $2,000 will be awarded in small matching grants at the September 8th Color Run Event from 9AM to 1PM. Donate to a nonprofit at the event and you will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a match on your gift. Increments of $25, $50, and $100 will be awarded throughout the day.

GIVE JULY 26 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 14

The following Incentive Grants will be announced the week before they start in the Whitefish Pilot, in the Whitefish Community Foundation e-newsletter, and the Whitefish Community Foundation Facebook page. The Incentive period will run from Saturday to Friday ending at 3PM, each week during the campaign.

Give to five or more nonprofits this week and you will be entered into a drawing to win $500 for one of your designated charities. Sponsored by Park Side Credit Union.

Nonprofit with the most donors (number) during this week will win $500. Sponsored by JCCS, CPAs.

Nonprofit that receives the most donations (money) during this week will win $500 incentive grant. Sponsored by the Iron Horse Foundation.

Best Great Fish Photo – tagged the most on Facebook this week will win $500. Must tag the nonprofit Facebook page and the Whitefish Community Foundation Facebook page. Sponsored by Glacier Bank.

Nonprofit Shout-Out Award: Each gift to a nonprofit accompanied by a shout-out will be entered into a drawing to win a $500 incentive grant. If donating to more than one nonprofit, be sure to write a shout-out for each nonprofit. Comments can be entered in the comment box online or include a note if you are donating by mail with the offical donation form.
Sponsored by Country Inn and Suites.

Give to six or more charities this week and you will be entered in a drawing to win $500 for one of your designated charities. Sponsored by Big Sky IV Therapy and Compounding Pharmacy.

Nonprofit with the most runners signed up by this time for the Great Fish Community Challenge Color Run will win $500. Sponsored by First Interstate Bank.

Nonprofit that… will win $500. It will be announced during the campaign as a surprise! Presented by our TITLE SPONSOR: BNSF Railway Foundation.

GREAT FISH AWARD $5,000

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The Great Fish Award will be presented to the nonprofit that demonstrates outstanding participation during the entire 2018 Challenge. The Award comes with a $5,000 grant on top of the percentage match awarded during the campaign.