VOTING NOW CLOSED
Help us #UpgradeYourWorld and do more to teach the unreached. United World Schools has the chance to win $500k and technology and support from Microsoft.
Public voting will determine the winner so please vote for us each day using the hash tags #UpgradeYourWorld and #Vote, e.g.
- To vote on Twitter tweet: “I vote for @teamuws to #UpgradeYourWorld #Vote”
- To vote on Facebook and Instagram post: “I vote for @UnitedWorldSchools to #UpgradeYourWorld #Vote”
Vote now before voting closes on the 23rd August 2015
The competition is run by Microsoft:
“We are partnering with 10 global and 100 local nonprofits to help them upgrade the world. A total $10 million cash investment will be made in support of their missions and to promote awareness of their causes.”
“Participating global nonprofits are CARE, Code.org, Keep a Child Alive, Malala Fund, Pencils of Promise, Save the Children, Special Olympics, The Global Poverty Project, and The Nature Conservancy. We want the world to help us choose the 10th one. Starting on July 29th, we invite people to vote for a 10th global nonprofit to participate in the Upgrade Your World initiative. You can learn more at windows.com/upgradeyourworld.”
— Ashley LeMieux (@TheShineProject) August 14, 2015
I'm partnering with @Windows to help out global charities! My charity is the United World Schools, because I believe in the power of education, and that it should be available to everyone who wants to receive it. Vote for your favorite global charity by tagging them, and using #vote and #UpgradeYourWorld now! #UnitedWorldSchools