Prizes

Amplify Your Giving

During Midlands Gives, contributions of just $20 or more are amplified through sponsored prize incentives thanks to the Community Foundation's Corporate Philanthropy Champions. Interested in sponsoring a prize for our 2018 event? Contact James Mercado at james@yourfoundation.org or 803.978.7816. 

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2018 Prizes

Aflac Power Hours: $2,500 added to one small budget and one large budget nonprofit that has the most unique donors during the following hours:

Nephron Pharmaceuticals Contest: $10,000 total prize amount. Details TBA

BB&T Milestone Prizes: $1,000 awarded to the nonprofit that receives the gift that achieves one of the following giving milestones:

First Citizen's Fifth Year Prize: $5,000 awarded to the nonprofit who receives the 5, 555th gift, celebrating the 5th year of Midlands Gives.

South State Bank First Gift Prize: $1,000 awarded to one small budget and one large budget nonprofit who receives the first gift of the day in their size category

Nelson Mullins Last Gift Prize: $1,000 awarded to one small budget and one large budget nonprofit who receives the last gift of the day in their size category

Southeastern Freight First 50 Gifts Prize: $1,000 awarded to the first small budget and large budget nonprofit to receive 50 gifts.

Recruiting Prize: $250 awarded to the randomly drawn returning nonprofit who brought a friend to a Midlands Gives Recruiting Breakfast

Mixer Prize: $1,000 awarded to the nonprofit randomly drawn from the organizations who completed Midlands Gives Bingo at a Mixer event.

2018 Regional Bonus Pools

Regional bonus pools are additional funds offered by Central Carolina Community Foundation's affiliate funds for the benefit of organizations in specific geographic regions. 
 
Community Foundation for Orangeburg and Calhoun Counties - To be announced
 
Kershaw County Endowment is sponsoring a $2,500 bonus pool for nonprofit organizations in Kershaw County. Prizes will be awarded to eligible organizations according to who has the most unique donors. 1st Prize: $1,000, 2nd Prize: $750, 3rd Prize: $500, 4th Prize: $250
 
Sumter Community Foundation is sponsoring a $5,000 bonus pool for nonprofit organizations in Sumter. Eligible organizations will receive a proportional share of the bonus bool based on the amount raised by the nonprofit.
 
Greater Chapin Community Endowment is sponsoring $5,500 in matching funds for nonprofits organizations in the Greater Chapin area. Organizations will receive a dollar for dollar match up to $500.

2018 Prize Rules