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NRG Announces Charity Finalists For Donation Contest

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- Philadelphia energy company NRG has announced the three nonprofit finalists that are in the running for a $100,000 donation. The contest is part of the 2019 NRG Gives program.

The public can vote through April 29th. The local organization with the most votes will receive $100,000. The runner-up will receive $20,000 and third place will receive $10,000.

The nominees are:

  • Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia - advocates for a connected network of streets safe for bicycling and walking.
  • Family Strong 4 ALS Foundation - supports ALS research and advocates for access to treatment.
  • Special Olympics Montgomery County - conducts training and competitions for individuals with intellectual disabilities or significant developmental disabilities in 18 Olympic-style sports at various venues within the county.

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