This is an amazing opportunity for VEX teams to jump start their fundraising efforts! Power GrantsTM are corporate sponsored matching grants given to VEX teams through Edco, an online fundraising platform whose mission is to support K-12 education by helping close the funding gap for high quality educational programs.
Edco is proud to offer the opportunity for all VEX teams to earn up to $200 in Power GrantsTM, graciously funded by Stax – a global strategy consulting firm. Power GrantsTM are only available while funds last, so sign up for free now to take advantage of this offer! Each of the following will earn your team a $50 Power GrantTM!
1. Raise $250 on Edco
2. Email 50 or more unique and valid contacts on Edco
3. Secure $150 or more in business sponsorships on Edco
4. Get press attention that mentions both Edco and Stax (Send proof of press attention to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Power Grant Press Attention”)
In addition, Edco has a special offer for New York based VEX teams. On top of the $200 in Power GrantsTM funded by Stax, New York VEX teams have the opportunity to earn an additional $500 in Power GrantsTM, generously funded by Argo Group. While funds last, VEX teams that raise $500 on Edco (not including any Power GrantsTM) will earn a $500 Power GrantTM. All in all, a New York VEX team could earn $700 in Power GrantsTM! This is a huge opportunity so don’t wait. Go to www.ed.co to sign up for free now and start fundraising with Edco!
As a bonus, Argo Group, via Edco, will be sponsoring 2 Excellence Award Winning teams at the New York State Championship. Two larger Power GrantsTM will be awarded to provide for registration for 1 middle and 1 high school New York VEX team to compete at 2018 VEX Worlds in Kentucky (No requirement to raise $500 on Edco).