11/14/2012 03:52 pm ET Updated Nov 14, 2012

Nonprofit Contest: JobRaising Challenge Offering Up To $150,000 For Groups Aimed At Reducing Unemployment

Do you have a favorite nonprofit? Does their mission involve helping unemployed people find work? Quick -- e-mail them right now and let them know about the JobRaising Challenge. They could win up to $150,000 in prize money if they apply by tomorrow.

The JobRaising Challenge is a competition organized by The Huffington Post, the Silicon Valley-based Skoll Foundation, and the fundraising group Crowdrise. We're taking applications from 501(c)3 organizations whose primary goals include putting people to work. Three of these organizations will be selected to win cash awards, ranging from $30,000 up to $150,000.

The application period closes Thursday, November 15. If you know an organization that would be perfect for this, please send them this information today!

You can read lots more about the JobRaising Challenge here, and an application for nonprofits can be found here.

Questions? Let us know! E-mail impact@huffingtonpost.com.



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