UPDATE 3: Thank you to everyone who voted for KickStart! We will know soon whether we have been voted in as a finalist. Please check back!
UPDATE 2: VOTING CLOSES JULY 26TH! PLEASE VOTE FOR KICKSTART!
UPDATE 1: KickStart is leading in the votes (poverty & hunger) in the West!
Out of 2,400 Nominees, KickStart is a Top 5 Finalist for the CLASSY Awards! We have been nominated in the category of best "Hunger & Poverty Relief" organization. This is a very prestigious honor and we are humbled by it. According to AOL, "Hollywood has Oscar, Broadway has Tony, and now Philanthropy has the CLASSYs."
If Nominated KickStart will be a global nominee at the CLASSY Awards Ceremony in September 2012, one of the most prestigious recognitions within the nonprofit industry.
Please help us win by voting for KickStart! It is really very easy:
1. Go to http://bit.ly/CLASSY2012
2. Select "Western Region" (because we are HQ'd in San Francisco)
3. Scroll down to the "Hunger & Poverty Relief" section
4. VOTE for KickStart!
5. SHARE your vote on Twitter and FaceBook
Our chance is now in your hands! Please vote for us and rally your friends to do the same!
Please SHARE your vote:
I just voted for @KickStart_Intl in @ClassyAwards http://bit.ly/CLASSY2012 Mission to end Hunger & Poverty! Please vote for them too!
I just voted for KickStart International for the 2012 CLASSY Award for best charity fighting hunger & poverty! Please vote for them too! http://bit.ly/CLASSY2012
Voting ends July 26th, so please join KickStart in showing the world that together we can put an end poverty and hunger for good!!
We also have some amazing friends nominated in other categories. Your vote can help them too!
The Adventure Project - Eastern Region
She's the First - Eastern Region
Bright Pink - Midwest Region
Mama Hope - Western Region