Potawatomi Bingo Casino is now accepting entries from local non-profits for the 2010 Miracle on Canal Street program – the Casino’s signature community program. The application can be found at www.paysbig.com/miracle and must be received by Wednesday, June 30.
Miracle on Canal Street’s mission is to improve the quality of life for children in southeastern Wisconsin. Through funds raised from special bingo games and the generosity of Potawatomi Bingo Casino guests, the program focuses the joy of holiday giving onto those who are the hope for the future.
Since its inception in 1994, Miracle on Canal Street has contributed more than $9.5 million to more than 300 non-profits. In 2009, 20 children’s charities in southeastern Wisconsin shared $1,004,651. This year, Miracle on Canal Street will be impacting even more area children, as 30 charities will share in the funds.
To be eligible, an organization must have 501(c)(3) status, serve a primary client base of children younger than 18 and be located within Milwaukee, Racine, Washington, Waukesha, Ozaukee, Dodge, Jefferson, Kenosha, Sheboygan or Walworth counties. A complete list of submission guidelines is available at www.paysbig.com/miracle.