The Harry Potter Alliance Named a Winner in the 2013 Project for Awesome
Ten other nonprofits have also been recognized by this initiative; one of them is the literacy organization First Book. The Fault in Our Stars novelist John Green announced the winners in a video that was posted on the Vlogbrothers YouTube channel.
“During Project for Awesome, thousands of people post videos about and advocating for charities that decrease the overall level of world suck. As a community, we promote these videos and raise money for the charities. In 2012, the community raised over $400,000 and ten charities were granted $40,500 each. Legally speaking, the Project for Awesome is a project of the Foundation to Decrease World Suck, Inc. a Montana based 501(c)3 charitable organization.”