2015 Philanthropy Awards winners are surprised by the Make It Better staff.

The moment the staff of Fresh Start Caring For Kids Foundation learned they won the award for Health and Wellness.

On Nov. 16, Make It Better staffers surprised six nonprofits to tell them that they won the 2015 Make It Better Foundation Philanthropy Awards.

Each year, the Make It Better Philanthropy Awards honor outstanding nonprofits in and around Chicago. The grand prize for each nonprofit is a professionally produced, TV-quality video about their organization, plus significant coverage on Make It Better, digital marketing assistance and more. The 2015 winners will also receive proceeds from Shop For Good, Make It Better’s e-commerce platform, in December.

The 2015 winners are:

Special thanks to Michael Rosengarden of Autohaus on Edens sponsored the Philanthropy Awards Road Tour.

Learn more about the 2015 Make It Better Foundation Philanthropy Awards and the Make It Better Foundation.


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