RK Dixon Make My Non-Profit Run Better announces 10 finalists aspiring to win office equipment prizes
Second round of voting to select winning organizations begins tomorrow at RKDixon.com
DAVENPORT, Iowa (Sept. 27, 2018) – Ten Quad City area non-profit organizations have been named finalists in RK Dixon’s 13th annual Make My Non-Profit Run Better contest and have the chance to receive a portion of $60,000 in office technology prizes. A first round of online voting narrowed the group from 54 entrants. A second round of online voting will determine the four winners – two per category.
The second round of online voting, which begins tomorrow and will end at 5 p.m. on Oct. 4, will determine which of the 10 non-profit finalists will be awarded office technology makeovers and equipment packages that are designed to make the non-profits run better and enhance their ability to focus on their mission.
The 10 finalists, which consist of five “large” non-profits and five “small” non-profits, will now again rely on the public’s votes to win the makeover.
After more than 8,300 votes cast during the first round of online voting, the 10 finalists are:
Large non-profit finalists
- Eagle View Community Health System, Inc.
- Figge Art Museum
- Muscatine Center for Social Action (MCSA)
- River Music Experience
Small non-profit finalists
- Abingdon Community Center
- Arukah Institute of Healing
- New Kingdom Trailriders
- Quad Cities Missing Persons Network
- Rock Island County Historical Society
The first-prize winner in the “large” non-profit category will receive an office technology makeover valued at up to $30,000, and the second-prize winner will receive an equipment package valued at up to $10,000. The first-prize winner in the “small” non-profit category will receive an office technology makeover valued at up to $15,000. The second-prize winner for the “small” non-profit category will receive an equipment package valued at up to $5,000.
The winner of the Make My Non-Profit Run Better contest is scheduled to be announced Oct. 11.
RK Dixon is partnering with WQAD for this year’s Make My Non-Profit Run Better contest.
For a complete list of the finalist organizations, please visit: http://www.mmnprb.com/search/.
For more information about the contest, please contact Darren Garrett, APR, marketing manager at RK Dixon, at 563.823.6365.
About RK Dixon
RK Dixon is a leading provider of copiers, printers, managed print services, IT solutions and pure water drinking systems in each of the business communities it serves. Founded in 1983, the company retains a highly trained and tenured staff, and provides its customers with products boasting over 99 percent uptime. RK Dixon, along with its sister company, Premier, serves more than 120 counties in Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin with office locations in Davenport, Marshalltown, and Urbandale, Iowa, and Bloomington, Champaign, Peoria, Rockford and Springfield, Ill. In April, 2011, Premier was acquired by Global Imaging Systems (GIS), A Xerox Company.
RK Dixon was acquired by GIS in February 2012. For more information, visit www.rkdixon.com or call 877.RK.DIXON (877.753.4966). To learn more about Premier, visit www.premier-iowa.com or call 888.569.1257.