We received more than 250 moving, powerful and compelling submissions to the Lerners LLP 90th Anniversary $90,000 Charitable Giveaway. Our panel of judges have narrowed down the entries and selected the Top 10 Finalists shown below. Now, we need your help to decide how the donations will be distributed.


The public voting phase will determine which charity or not-for-profit will receive donations ranging from $30,000 to $1,000.

Public voting is open September 1, 2019, 12:00 a.m. EST to September 30, 2019, 11:59 p.m. EST. The Story Submission that receives the highest number of votes will receive a donation of $30,000 made to the Eligible Charity named in the Story Submission. The remaining donation amounts, as set out in the Rules, will be awarded based on number of votes

Please read through the stories below and click the vote button to let us know which stories touched you. You can vote for one charity or multiple charities once during the voting period. Please feel free to encourage voting for your favourite story submission by sharing our page with your networks, friends and family on social media.

Congratulations to all the Finalists and Honourable Mentions, and thank you again for helping us celebrate our 90th Anniversary by participating in our $90,000 Anniversary Charitable Giveaway.