"It's SO nice to be the bearer of great news," commented Karen Rayzor, GuideStar's director of nonprofit relations. She'd just finished calling five nonprofits to tell them that they had each won $1,000 in the 2009 GuideStar Exchange Giveaway.
To be eligible for the drawing, the organizations had to complete all required fields in the GuideStar Exchange Form, be approved for the GuideStar Exchange Seal, and register for the giveaway.
Almost 1,400 nonprofits registered for the drawing. The five winners were drawn at random. They are:
Congratulations to the winners, and to every organization that holds the GuideStar Exchange seal.
Suzanne E. Coffman, January 2010© GuideStar USA, Inc.
Suzanne Coffman is GuideStar's director of communications and editor of the GuideStar Newsletter.
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