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Contest for fundraising religious groups

by Carla Hinton Published: October 23, 2009

Lifetime Products, one of the world’s largest makers of folding tables and chairs, plans to give out “Spirited Fundraiser Grants” to seven religious organizatons through an essay contest that continues through Oct. 30.

A news release explaining the contest said the grants are vailed at about $2,100 each including cash and folding tables and chairs for use in future fundraisers.

Employees of religious organizations can apply by submitting an essay describing their organization’s most creative, successful fundraiser.  All entries must be submitted no later than Oct. 30, 3009.

Has your religious group been especially creative in the area  of fundraising?  Check out the entry information and official rules for Lifetime Product’s contest here:

Carla Hinton

Religion Editor

by Carla Hinton
Religion Editor
Carla Hinton, an Oklahoma City native, joined The Oklahoman in 1986 as a National Society of Newspaper Editors minority intern. She began reporting full-time for The Oklahoman two years later and has served as a beat writer covering a wide...
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