Through two years of Aprons in Action, our monthly Facebook voting program, The Home Depot Foundation has provided the public with the opportunity to help us distribute $2 million to 88 local nonprofit organizations.

On June 1st, Active Heroes won $250,000 by placing first in the 2013 Aprons in Action Grand Prize Finale! Grand Rapids Home for Veterans of Grand Rapids took second place and won $150,000, while Stiggy’s Dogs of Howell, MI took third place and won $100,000.

Congrats are also in order for AMVETS Post 44, Low Income Housing Institute, Michigan Veterans Foundation, Saratoga County RPC – VETHELP, The 313 Project, VFW Post 2777, and Volunteers of America of Greater Ohio for participating in the Aprons in Action grand prize contest!

Aprons in Action

Active Heroes Wins $250,000

Active Heroes wins $250,000 in the 2013 Aprons in Action Grand Prize Finale!

Platform for Visibility

In addition to giving nonprofits the opportunity to earn funds from The Home Depot Foundation, Aprons in Action also provides a platform for them to increase their visibility both locally and nationally.