Causewave Community Partners, The Credit Union Collective (Reliant, The Summit and Pittsford Federal Credit Unions) and The Democrat & Chronicle have partnered 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 in Greater Rochester .

The nonprofit winner of the fourth ever Matchstick Prize will receive a cash prize of $5,000 from The Credit Union Collective, along with donated print and digital media space from the Democrat and Chronicle, valued at $25,000! Consultation and details on the media will be provided to the winner post-prize announcement.

NOMINATIONS ARE DUE BY Monday, July 15th, 2019 at 5pm. 
Finalists will be notified end of August and winner announced at a special Matchstick Prize Reception, hosted and sponsored by Two Point Capital Management on September 12th, 2019! Grant will be awarded early Fall 2019.

Learn about the 2017 winner: R Community Bikes


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