Midwest Nonprofits Launch Fundraising Efforts May 1 to Compete for $305,000 in Grants in 10th Annual Art Van Charity Challenge

Charities in five states kick off three-week race to engage supporters, raise money for chance at 10 grand prizes

WARREN, Mich., February 26, 2018 Nearly 100 Midwest 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations will start their fundraising engines at noon on Tuesday, May 1 to vie for $305,000 in grants from Art Van Furniture’s 10th annual Art Van Charity Challenge. Nonprofits in Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, Indiana and Missouri focusing on women, children and human services will engage supporters and community members to raise the most money for their favorite causes, from supporting cancer patients to feeding the homeless to making children’s dreams come true.