Toledo, Oh (PRWEB) January 03, 2013
The Chuck Boyk Challenge is an ongoing charity event aimed to highlight local charities. It works by asking citizens to vote for their personal favorite organization. The top 3 charities with the most votes will win cash prizes totaling $5,000. Attorney Charles Boyk had initially announced the first three charities participating, he has now announced charities 13, 14, and 15. Here are the last three charities participating:
13. Tie One On
Head Coach Tod Kowalczyk and the UT basketball team are looking for your vote to help with prostate cancer care. They are raising money for the effort at their Tie One One Event. If they receive the most votes, the additional winnings will go to The University of Toledo Dana Cancer Center to help with prostate care. Click here to read more about the Dana Cancer Center.
14. The ABATE of Ohio Foundation
The ABATE of Ohio Foundation is a charitable non-profit focused on motorcycle safety, education, and awareness. The Foundation Board is staffed by five volunteers, all non-compensated, that represent a combined 100+ years of motorcycling. It is their intention to make roads and highways safer, and friendlier toward motorcycles.
15. Junior Diabetes Research Foundation
JDRF is the leading global organization focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Driven by passionate, grassroots volunteers connected to children, adolescents, and adults with this disease, JDRF is now the largest charitable supporter of T1D research. The goal of JDRF research is to improve the lives of all people affected by T1D by accelerating progress on the most promising opportunities for curing, better treating, and preventing T1D. JDRF collaborates with a wide spectrum of partners who share this goal.
For a full list of the charities involved or to vote, go to http://www.thechuckboykchallenge.com