RENO – The Veterans Guest House in Reno has won $25,000 from The Home Depot in by competing in Aprons in Action, The Home Depot Foundation’s unique Facebook voting program. The organization will go on to compete for $250,000 from The Home Depot in March on www.facebook.com/homedepotfoundation.
During the Aprons in Action contest, which began in April 2011, 11 monthly winners, including Reno’s Veterans Guest House, were selected. Each monthly winner won a $25,000 gift card from The Home Depot, and beginning March 1, Facebook fans will have the chance to help one of the winners win the $250,000 grand prize.
In February 2012, the Veterans Guest House competed against three other nonprofit organizations from across the country, including Hands on Greater Phoenix, United Methodist Children’s Home of the North Georgia Conference and Volunteers of America Michigan in Southfield, Mich.
For more information and to view the program rules, visit The Home Depot on Facebook or go to www.homedepotfoundation.org.