SUNBURY – The big, regional, fundraising event ‘Raise the Region’ is coming back. The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP) has announced that the Raise the Region event for 2019 has been set for Wednesday, March 13. The 30-hour fundraiser is intended to help nonprofit organizations in Snyder, Union, Northumberland, Columbia, and Lycoming counties.
The foundation has again partnered with Blaise Alexander Family Dealerships for the seventh year and the dealerships will match donations made during the event. Raise the Region kicks off Wednesday, March 13 at 6pm and end at 11:59pm on Thursday March 14. During this time, the public is encouraged to go to RaiseTheRegion.org and donate to any of the participating non-profit organizations.
For non-profit organizations wishing to be register for the event, preregistration ends on Thursday, February 28. Information can be found at RaiseTheRegion.org