APX Alarm Also Announces Drawing for Non-Winners with Minimum of 2,000 Facebook Votes for an Additional $10,000

PROVO, Utah -- APX Alarm Security Soltuions INc., the 6th largest residential security company in North America, today announced that it has reached the second phase of voting with the top 15 non-profit finalists in each of the five regions int he U.S. and Canada.  Voting for the second phase began on June 14, 2010 and will run through August 21st with winners announced on August 23rd. 

In addition, APX Alarm announced today that non-winners with a minimum of 2,000 Facebook votes will be eligible for a drawing of $10,000.00. The winner will also be announced on August 23rd.

“The response from throughout North America has been tremendous,” said APX Family Foundation President, Josh Houser. “This project has given many of the non-profit organizations that were nominated increased visibility and exposure. We are proud to help increase the awareness of these charitable organizations.”

The top overall charity receiving the highest number of votes on Facebook throughout North America will be awarded the $100,000.00 grand prize. Five additional $30,000 awards will be given to the top individual vote getter for each region (Canada is one region and the U.S.A. has four regions). APX Alarm representatives covering North America will use information cards to invite local communities to vote for their favorite local charity by going to Facebook, “click like it” and submitting their vote at www.facebook.com/apxalarm.

APX Gives Back Finalists (In alphabetical order)

Canada

  • Canada Alberta Association for Community Living
  • Autism Canada
  • BACCHUS Canada
  • Blue Heron Support Services Assoc.
  • Carriage House Theatre Foundation
  • Cerebral Palsy Assoc. in Alberta
  • Hospice Calgary
  • Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta
  • Little Warriors
  • Ottawa Independent Living Resource Centre
  • Peace Area Riding for the Disabled Society
  • Quest Theatre Society
  • The Champion’s Centre Medicine Hat
  • The Child Development Centre of Prince George and District
  • UEnd Foundation

Eastern

  • Animal Coalition of Delaware County
  • Buffalo Dream Center
  • Camp Twin Lakes
  • CFC International
  • CHERUBS
  • Craniosynostosis and Positional Plagiocephaly Support
  • Crosspointe Baptist Church Inc.
  • International Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva Assoc.
  • National Foundation for Facial Reconstruction O
  • peration First Response
  • Prader-Willi Florida Association
  • Prader-Willi of Philadelphia
  • Prader-Willi Syndrome Association USA
  • The Center for Animal Health and Welfare
  • Urban Farming

Central

  • Alexa’s Appeal for Craniofacial Awareness
  • COTA for Jayden Olmstead
  • Empowering Adults – Protecting Children
  • Gleanings from the Harvest
  • Military Moms and Wives of Brazoria County
  • OccuPaws Guide Dog-Association P
  • rader-Willi Syndrome – Illinois Chapter
  • Pups Assisting With the Disabled
  • San Marcos Youth Service Bureau T
  • apestries of Life
  • The Darryl Strawberry Foundation for Autism Awareness
  • The Lord’s Dinner
  • The Foundation for Retinal Research
  • Unlimited Play
  • Youth with a Mission

Mountain

  • Center Street Musical Theater
  • Fight the New Drug
  • Heart 2 Home Foundation Inc.
  • IASK
  • Kaiizen
  • Kids on the Move
  • Now I Can Foundation
  • Operations Love in Action
  • Prader-Willi Syndrome – Utah
  • ReadWest, Inc.
  • Riders Against Cancer S
  • A Lifeline Foundation
  • SCERA
  • United Angels Foundation
  • United Way of Utah County

Pacific

  • AmeriFace
  • Golden State YMCA
  • Girls Scouts Eastern Washington & Northern Idaho
  • Handprints of Hope
  • Henrietta Weill Memorial Child Guidance Clinic
  • Internet Keep Safe Coalition
  • Joe and Wendy’s Reptile Rescue
  • Note-Ables
  • Outreach America
  • Prader-Willi California Foundation
  • Sparrow Clubs USA
  • Stop Child Trafficking Now
  • Team Donate Life
  • The Phoenix Foundation
  • Vista Center for the Blind & Visually Impaired

About APX Alarm

APX Alarm's mission is to help families protect and secure their future. Now in its 11th year of operations, APX Alarm is one of the fastest growing national residential security alarm companies providing world-class customer support and service to hundreds of thousands of customers throughout North America. APX Alarm is currently ranked #6 on the SDM list of the largest 100 residential security installation and monitoring companies.