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Voting opens for 5th annual Your Favorite Charity contest

Posted: 2:45 PM, Feb 18, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-18 17:47:21-05

Voting is now open for the 5th annual Your Favorite Charity contest where one organization will walk away with $10,000.

KSBY is partnering with Halpin Leadership Industries, The Manse on Marsh and Idler’s Home for the contest.

From Jan. 21 through Feb. 3, the public nominated many 501c3 public charity organizations, whose good work supports San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara counties.

A panel of judges selected the top 21 organizations in five categories: Arts & Culture, Education & Youth Development, Environment & Animals, Health, Human Services & Community Development.

The nominees are:

San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum
San Luis Obispo County Band
Point San Luis Lighthouse Keepers
Applause Children’s Theater
Royal Family Kids Camp of Santa Barbara
Family Services Agency of Santa Barbara County
Community Action Partners – Youth Programs
Boys & Girls Club of Santa Maria Valley
Woods Humane Society  
Pacific Wildlife Care
Greener Pastures Farm Sanctuary of San Luis Obispo
Cal Poly K9 Unit
Mental Health Association in Santa Barbara County
Jack’s Helping Hand
Hospice of San Luis Obispo County
Five Cities Meals on Wheels
End Kids Cancer
Habitat for Humanity for San Luis Obispo County
Family Care Network
CASA of San Luis Obispo County
Angels Foster Care of Santa Barbara

To vote, click here . Voting closes March 1.

Four winners will take home $1,000 each on March 6 and one will walk away with the grand prize of $10,000 and the title of Your Favorite Charity.