A massive 30 hour online fundraising campaign is about to launch in Central Pennsylvania. "Raise The Region" starts tomorrow (Wednesday, 3-9) at 6 p.m. and continues through Thursday (3-10) until midnight. The fundraiser benefits 295 nonprofit organizations in communities throughout Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, and Union counties.
CLICK HERE TO DONATE and to learn more about "Raise The Region."
WNEP-TV is a proud media sponsor of "Raise The Region." Newswatch 16's Ryan Leckey joined organizers today in Selinsgrove to get the lowdown on this year's event.
"Raise The Region" is organized by the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP). Donations go even farther with help from additional funds thanks to the Blaise Alexander Family Dealerships. Organizers say "all gifts are tax deductible and will help make your favorite nonprofits mission possible."