March Mania:
See the Bracket and Cast Your Vote

During March Mania, Legacy will highlight eight community projects in Lake County that were submitted by a nonprofit organization or public school. Organizations securing the most public support, in the form of votes, will advance each week until there is one final winner. Cast your vote!

The contest takes place from 11:00 AM on Friday, March 10, 2017 through Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 11:59 PM. The project that receives the most votes will receive $2,000 to turn their ideas into reality! Winner will be announced Friday, March 31.



Round Opens

Round Closes

First Round


Friday, March 10, 2017
11:00 AM CST

Thursday, March 16, 2017
11:59 PM CST

Semi Finals


Friday, March 17, 2017
11:00 AM CST

Thursday, March 23, 2017
11:59 PM CST



Friday, March 24, 2017
11:00 AM CST

Thursday, March 30, 2017
11:59 PM CST

Winner will be responsible for implementing their project. Winning applicants may be asked to provide a more detailed project description and project budget. Please note that the Foundation reserves the right not to publish applications that do not meet grant guidelines. As with all of our grants, decisions are subject to Foundation Board of Directors’ approval.