The Arc of Loudoun at Paxton Campus tries to win $75,000 through DSW’s Show Lovers Care – Leave Your Mark Program
LEESBURG, Virginia – August 4, 2017 – The Arc of Loudoun at Paxton Campus is excited to announce that they are one of eight finalists, nation-wide, competing for $75,000 in Designer Shoe Warehouse’s Shoe Lovers Care Leave Your Mark program.
Toni Smith, a volunteer from The Arc’s biggest fundraiser, Shocktober, is the DSW associate who nominated the nonprofit for this contest.
The seven other organizations competing are: A Kid Again, Boys and Girls Club of America, Comfort Cases, Operation Homefront, Providence House, The Jessie Rees Foundation, and The Trevor Project. Each of the eight finalists will receive $5,000 and the organization with the most votes will receive a $75,000 donation.
The contest website for voting is: http://www.shoeloverscare.com/ Voting is starts today, August 4 and runs until August 15 at 11:59 p.m. Participants are allowed to cast one vote daily.
“We are really excited to be nominated for this contest, and we urge all Loudouners to help us win by casting your vote,” says Rachel Roseberry, Director of Communications at The Arc of Loudoun at Paxton Campus.
The Arc of Loudoun at Paxton Campus is a non-profit organization that advocates for, and provides direct service to, adults and children with disabilities, as well as their families and caretakers, through its many programs: The Aurora School, Open Door Learning Center, ALLY Advocacy Center, Advantage Behavior Clinic and Ability Fitness Center. The Arc of Loudoun is celebrating 50 years serving people with disabilities in Loudoun since 1967.