Sure, our skilled technicians do a mighty fine job of meeting your home comfort needs; but our commitment to service doesn’t stop there. During 2017, Blanton’s will make a difference in our world by donating $500/month to worthy non-profits and charities. Even more exciting is that each recipient will be nominated and selected by our online community!
*Stay tuned for upcoming changes in 2017! This year, we’re upgrading our Coolidge Cares program in a big way by donating $1,500/quarter to local nonprofits and charities. This means more money for deserving charities and added time for you, our voters, to learn about each cause and cast your votes. Be on the lookout for these changes. Thank you for your continued participation in our Coolidge Cares program.
If your organization is interested in being nominated for Coolidge Cares, submit the application below. Questions? Call 910.722.4052 to speak with a Blanton’s team member!
You may vote for your favorite organization by submitting the brief form below. At the end of the month, we’ll count the votes and present the selected charity with a $500 check. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook to find out the monthly winner, and thanks for helping Blanton’s Coolidge Cares February’s nominations are announced below.
Designing Station Inc.
The Designing Station is a 501c3 charitable, nonprofit organization that provides gently used furniture to residents of Cumberland County, North Carolina who have little to no income. In addition to providing home furnishings, the Designing Station offers courses on how to maintain a clean home, organizational and decorating tips, as well as financial literacy and sewing classes. As the regions only furniture bank that donates school furniture to public and private schools, Designing Station takes pride in helping the community in any way they can.
- Coolidge Cares funds awarded to the Designing Station will help purchase mattresses for local children in need, as well as help with hiring extra staff to assist in barcoding their 10,000 square foot warehouse.
Quaker House Military Counseling Center
The Quaker House Military Counseling Center provides free and confidential counseling for service members, veterans and their families. There are many different types of therapy services available to those in need—such as domestic violence, sexual assault and moral injury counseling. In addition, the Quaker House also provides free counseling for service members who are facing difficult discharges.
- The Coolidge Cares prize money awarded to this organization will fund additional sessions with the Quaker House therapist to help veterans, service members and wounded warriors receive the counseling they need.
Sandhills Children’s Center
Sandhills Children’s Center is a developmental day care facility that cares for children with and without special needs. As a 501c3 non-profit organization, the Sandhills Children’s Center provides important and vital therapies to children who need them—regardless of their family’s ability to pay. Since a child’s experiences in the first five years of life are critically important to their future success, Sandhills Children’s Center focuses on preparing children for kindergarten.
- Coolidge Cares funds awarded to this organization will help provide crucial physical, speech and occupational therapies for children with special developmental needs currently attending Sandhills Children’s Center in Southern Pines, North Carolina.
The Rules: One vote per person per month, please. Duplicate entries will not be counted. Fields with an asterisk are required.