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We promised free money and now we are delivering on that promise. The numbers are in!

STCU and KREM announced the winners of the Who Do You Love campaign. Nearly 6,500 hundred votes came in last week for the campaign that honors non-profits picked by voters. Below is the breakdown of who won. Charities are awarded money by STCU.

2017 winners:

1. Double J Dog Ranch is receiving a cash prize of $2,500.

The Double J Dog Ranch provides support and placement for dogs with special needs.

More details here.

2. Elevations: A Children’s Therapy Resource is receiving a cash prize of $1,500.

Elevations supports children with special needs by providing access to therapeutic services.

More details here.

3. Spokane Beard & Mustache Foundation ($1,000)

The group has raised nearly $60,000 for local charities ranging from the Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery to Safety Net. More details here.

STCU also made a donation to American Red Cross, SNAP and the Ronald McDonald House in honor of the KREM 2 News Team.

To make it fair for everyone some of the recent winners are not eligible this year. The following nonprofits are not eligible to win this year:

  • Spokane Humane Society
  • Free Rein Therapeutic Riding
  • Merry Glen
  • Heath’s Haven
  • Power of the Paw
  • Rescue 4 All

Past winners:

2017

  1. Double J Dog Ranch
  2. Elevations: A children's Therapy Resource
  3. Spokane Beard & Mustache Foundation

2016

  1. Heath’s Haven
  2. Power of the Paw
  3. Rescue 4 All

2015

1. Spokane Humane Society
2. Free Reign Therapeutic Riding
3. Merry Glen

2014

1. KYRS Radio Station
2. Double J Dog Ranch
3. Camp STIX Diabetes Programs

2013

1. River’s Wish Animal Sanctuary
2. Spokane Humane Society
3. SpokAnimal