Kirkwood School Inches Closer to Share of $1 Million

St. Gerard Majella is zeroing in on $50,000 or $150,000 in U.S. Cellular's Calling All Communities Contest. Here's how you can help.

St. Gerard Majella School has made leaps and bounds in a nationwide contest that will award $1 million to 18 schools in the coming weeks.

The Kirkwood school is now in 24th place in U.S. Cellular's Calling All Communities Contest. St. Gerard first showed up in the Top 100 list at number 96 Sept. 25. The school then made a massive jump to number 51 by Oct. 2.

During the past week St. Gerard’s has rallied enough votes to catapult itself into the Top 25 list.

The school in first place by Oct. 21 will receive $150,000 and the next 17 schools will each receive $50,000 to spend in any way they see fit.

Before you can vote for St. Gerard online, you must visit a U.S. U.S. Cellular store to pick up  a unique voting code to enter online when you cast your vote.

Click here to find the U.S. Cellular store nearest to you.

Click here to vote for St. Gerard Majella School.

Kelly Hobbs October 10, 2012 at 01:00 PM
Go SGM!!! Please visit a U.S. Wireless store and pick up a voting card. Follow the directions on the back of the card and vote for SGM!!! It only take a couple of minutes and we need everyone's help. THANK YOU!!!!
Kelly Eddy October 11, 2012 at 01:34 AM
Way to go SGM! Thanks for everyone's support. Please have family, friends, neighbors, coworkers, etc. to vote! How amazing it will be to have a St. Louis school win! Kelly Eddy


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