Knock Out Poverty with the
Clintonville-Beechwold Community Resources Center
March 11-22, 2019

The Clintonville-Beechwold Community Resources Center is excited to be participating in the United Way of Central Ohio’s Knock Out Poverty challenge.  This bracket-style competition is challenging UW nonprofit partners to raise money to help knock out poverty in Central Ohio.

At the end of the challenge, CRC will receive 100% of the donations we raise! The top organizations in each bracket will also receive tiered prize money.  CRC has a chance to win $20,000 in prize money!

Note: Donors can start giving through the United Way website on Monday, February 25. The campaign will go live on Monday, March 11.

Week One:  Monday, March 11, 8am through Friday, March 15, 5pm

  • Go to knockoutpoverty.org and designate a gift to the Clintonville-Beechwold Community Resources Center.
  • The top 10 nonprofits who raise the MOST MONEY advance to the second round of their bracket.  
  • The top 3 nonprofits with the MOST DONORS will receive prize money.

 Week Two:  Friday, March 15, 5:01pm – Friday, March 22, 12pm

  • The top 10 nonprofits from Week One will compete again, starting at $0 raised.
  • Go to knockoutpoverty.org and designate a gift to the Clintonville-Beechwold Community Resources Center.
  • The top 3 nonprofits with the MOST MONEY receive prize money.
  • The top 3 nonprofits with the MOST DONORS receive prize money  
  • Fundraising totals do not carry over from Week One to Week Two, so we will need everyone’s help to get us to the top!

Additional ways you can help

  • Follow us on Facebook to track our progress throughout the KOP Campaign
  • Post your own KOP picture or video
  • Challenge your friends to join our cause
  • Like and share our posts with your friends and family
  • Use the hashtags #TeamCRC, #KnockOutPoverty and #KOPchallenge