April 13, 2011 11:03
It was a close race until Round 1 of the Sweet 15 Local Charity Drive ended at midnight on Tuesday. Many nonprofits drew on the power of social networking to raise supporters to push for a spot in the final 15. There were 76,428 total votes cast by 13,999 Facebook users for 399 charities.
On Friday, April 15, Round 2 kicks off. Round 2 of the Sweet 15 is where charities can capture a share of up to $75,000. Listen for the official announcement of results by Bank of Ann Arbor’s Tim Marshall on Friday, April 15 at 7:30am with Martin Bandyke on 107.1fm.
To learn more about Round 2 of the Sweet 15 Local Charity Drive, visit boaa.com/sweet15.