Great fish incentive grants & Awards
the biggest catch
EACH WEEK, ONE NONPROFIT WILL WIN A $1,000 INCENTIVE GRANT FOR HAVING THE MOST UNIQUE DONORS. THE INCENTIVE PERIOD RUNS FROM FRIDAY TO THURSDAY ENDING AT midnight, EACH WEEK DURING THE CAMPAIGN. OUR BUSINESS SPONSORS WILL PRESENT A CHECK TO THE WINNING NONPROFIT.
$1,000 in matching grants awarded at the August 4 Launch Event: Park Side Credit Union, Whitefish, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Sponsored by Whitefish Community Foundation
Nonprofit with the most unique donors August 5 to August 11.
First Interstate Bank
Winner: Nate Chute Foundation
Nonprofit with the most unique donors August 12 to August 18.
Park Side Credit Union
Winner: Kalispell Education Foundation
Nonprofit with the most unique donors August 19 to August 25.
Winner: Foy’s to Blacktail Trails
Nonprofit with the most unique donors August 26 to September 1.
Glacier Payment Systems
Winner: Land to Hand
Nonprofit with the most unique donors September 2 to September 8.
Big Sky IV CARE
Winner: Abbie Shelter
Nonprofit with the most unique donors September 9 to September 15 .
Underscore Art and Jewelry
Winner: Whitefish Legacy Partners
Nonprofit with the most unique donors September 16 – The Last Day to Give!
Winner: DREAM Adaptive Recreation
special awards TO BE PRESENTED OCTOBER 17
AT THE GREAT FISH AWARDS event
Great Fish Award
Presented annually to a nonprofit organization that participated in the Great Fish Community Challenge with commitment, enthusiasm and creativity while showing strong support for the Challenge and Fun Run.
Connie Heckathorn - Cheers for Volunteers
This award will go to the organization that makes effective use of its volunteer base to get things done during the Challenge.
Corporate Citizenship Award
The Corporate Citizenship Award is given each year to a local business that does an outstanding job promoting employee giving during the Challenge. The award recipient will win $2,500 for the nonprofit of their choice.
Biggest Overall Catch Award
Sponsored by BNSF, this award will go to the organization with the most unduplicated donors during the Great Fish Community Challenge.
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