2018 NCAM Challenge
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In celebration of National Child Awareness Month, you are invited to participate in the Children's Charity Spotlight Challenge and earn up to $25,000 for your favorite charity! In a short video nominate a children’s charity that is making a difference through hard work, passion, and a selfless pursuit to help children. The challenge will open 9am PDT on September 3rd and end at 5pm PDT on September 28th.

The Video

• Video doesn’t need to be highly produced (shoot on a smart device).

• Focus on the story and charity.

• Keep the video under 2 minutes.

• Any video file can be uploaded.

• Upload a video to this challenge page.

How To Win

• Participate by creating a video or sharing a video already uploaded supporting your favorite children’s charity.

• Ask influencers to get involved by creating or sharing videos for your charity.

• The Top 10 Indi Buzz winning charities will have the opportunity to receive a grant at either the Gold, Silver, or Bronze levels. How do you generate Buzz for your charity?

     1. Upload a great video.

     2. Once approved, share Share into Social; and to drive more Buzz...

     3. Have your friends watch, like Like and share Share your video on Indi and social media!

$50,000 in Grants Available

Upon the conclusion of the challenge, a panel of five judges will decide the prizes based on creativity, story inspiration, and charity impact.

• Gold Level - One charity from the Top 10 will receive a $25,000 grant!

• Silver Level – Four charities from the Top 10 will receive a $5,000 grant!

• Bronze Level – Five charities from the Top 10 will receive a $1,000 grant!

To be eligible to win, the children's organization must be a registered 501(c)(3) that primarily serves children and families in the United States.

To learn more about Festival of Children Foundation, visit festivalofchildren.org.

Awards

  • JP

    Gold Level

    Prize: $25,000 Grant
    One charity from the Top 10 Buzz Winners will receive a $25,000 grant!
  • JP

    Silver Level

    Prize: $5,000 Grant
    Four charities from the Top 10 Buzz Winners will receive a $5,000 grant!
  • JP

    Bronze Level

    Prize: $1,000 Grant
    Five charities from the Top 10 Buzz Winners will receive a $1,000 grant!

Team Leaderboard

  • Kulture City
    236,926
  • Connecting Hands OC
    194,760
  • 4 Paws for Ability
    59,181
  • Best Day Foundation
    52,738
  • Operation Warm
    43,458
  • Youth Consultation Service (YCS)
    42,546
  • Global Collaboration Laboratory Network
    20,827
  • Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire
    19,881
  • Grace Centers of Hope
    18,636
  • CASA of Santa Barbara County
    15,951
  • 826LA
    14,335
  • ArtsBusXpress
    9,482
  • Inspiration Ranch
    9,262
  • Speech and Language Development Center
    6,259
  • Project Youth OCBF
    5,206
  • Human Services Council
    5,203
  • Learning Tree Inc
    4,670
  • Boys & Girls Club of Anaheim
    3,691
  • Precious Life Shelter, Inc
    3,229
  • Community Lodgings
    2,843
  • Shoes That Fit
    2,198
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Cincinnati
    2,042
  • Reins Of Life, Inc.
    1,967
  • Children's Museum of Tacoma
    1,497
  • Mental Health Association of Fredrick County, Inc.
    1,230
  • HOBY California
    1,009
  • Variety the Children’s Charity of Illinois
    959
  • Reading Is Fundamental
    831
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Sarasota County
    733
  • Thrive Youth Foundation
    586
  • Stay Out And Renewed
    532
  • Shriners Hospital for Children -NO CA
    518
  • Musical Theatre Academy of Orange County
    498
  • CURE Childhood Cancer
    484
  • Stop Abuse, Inc.
    409
  • Ripple of One
    362
  • A Child With A Child Foundation
    296
  • Write Girl
    271
  • Acres of Hope
    255
  • Variety - The Children's Charity of the Desert
    242

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