Schipul client Amigos de las AmÃ©ricas is in the running to be one of 5 charities to win $2 million in grants for the American Giving Award. And you can help by casting a vote for AMIGOS on facebook: Vote for Amigos on Facebook.
AMIGOS is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing teens and young adults leadership skills and a passion for community service through volunteer opportunities in Latin America.
Earlier this year, AMIGOS became one of 25 charitable organizations awarded a grant from the Chase Community Giving movement. With more than 2700 votes, AMIGOS was one of two Houston-based charities awarded a Round 1 grant, and was chosen to compete for the American Giving Award. This is the next level.
The 25 winning charities have been categorized by their focus areas. If you vote, AMIGOS could be a winner in the Youth Developer category.
Right now, AMIGOS is in 4th place and trailing by a little more than 500 votes. Of the 25 charities, it’s also the only charity representing not only Texas, but our fantastic city!
Click below to cast your vote, then invite your friends to do the same.