Causewave Community Partners and D&C Digital have partnered once again on a unique prize for local nonprofits, recognizing the organizations that spark change in our community. The Matchstick Prize will go to a small nonprofit organization that has demonstrated results in achieving meaningful community change to make Rochester greater.

The nonprofit winner of the third-annual Matchstick Prize will receive a cash prize of $5,000 from D&C Digital, along with donated media space in the Democrat and Chronicle, valued at $25,000! Consultation and details on using donated media space will be provided to the winner post-prize announcement.

NOMINATIONS ARE DUE BY Monday, April 3, 2017 at 5pm. 
Finalists will be notified end of April and winner announced at our Annual Celebration breakfast on Thursday, May 11, 2017! Grant will be awarded early Fall 2017.
Learn about last year's winner: NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)