OMAZE DONORS SUPPORT MORE THAN $1 MILLION IN AFTER-SCHOOL STAR GRANTS, ANNOUNCES WINNER OF $4.3 MILLION LAKE TAHOE DREAM HOME
“We are so grateful for our long-standing partnership with Omaze, a community that has supported After-School All-Stars (ASAS) by providing approximately $3.5 million in monetary grants for our mission over the years!” said Ben PaulCEO, After-School All-Stars.
After-School All-Stars offers comprehensive, free after-school programs that keep kids safe and help them succeed in school and in life. Founded by Arnold Schwarzenegger in 1993, After-School All-Stars helps college students and supports working families with free, comprehensive after-school programs in cities nationwide.
“The learning loss and trauma experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic remains an urgent and pressing issue for our students and their communities, so we have challenged ourselves to do more. We have reached beyond from school walls – to housing authorities, recreation centers and more –– to stand apart from opportunities and meet our students where they are,” Paul continued. has also proven to be a necessity for the community now more than ever before, so we are launching summer camps in 16 chapters nationwide and providing a host of social-emotional support to help with recovery. This work is not possible without exceptional partners like Omaze. On behalf of the entire ASAS community, thank you.”
“After-School All-Stars is an organization close to our hearts, having supported millions of dollars in monetary grants to the organization, I’m glad we can help them continue to create programs and provide underprivileged students. across the country,” mentioned Matt Pohlson, co-founder and CEO, Omaze. “For us at Omaze, we see this as the ultimate win-win – Stuart and his family can enjoy their dream mountain home while we are able to improve the lives of so many through our generous community.”
A video tour of the house is available HERE. A video of the surprise winner announcement is available HERE. Additional high resolution images are available upon request.
Omaze is an online fundraising platform that offers the opportunity to win unique experiences and prizes to support nonprofit organizations around the world. Through the Omaze platform, the Omaze community has collected over $150 million to support over 400 charities, raising substantial levels of awareness of their work. Omaze Experiences raises funds for Charities Aid Foundation America (“CAF America”), a US-registered, 501(c)(3) public charity, which then awards the donations, less an administration fee. experience and costs, to identified non-profit organizations. for applicable experience. For more information and to donate, go to omaze.com.