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You Went All The Way

Submitted by on May 28, 2013 – 7:19 AM5 Comments


And you made it exciting! With just minutes to spare, you raised those last bucks to get to 50K. This is no surprise to me, mind you — but as usual, I’m very proud of you.

The final tallies: $50,450 donated; 31,802 students reached; and 267 projects completed.

Well done; thank you. And you know what that means: prizing and prom!

I’ll take care of prizing in the next couple of days; if you’re not sure you’re entered, check your email — if you got a form response from me, you’re all set. If you didn’t, just re-forward your receipt to bunting at tomatonation dot com by 5 PM ET. Worst case, I already got it, no big deal. Please also set your filters so emails¬†from that address get through. Yes, overseas entries are eligible; yes, you can still win a “main” prize if you won a daily.

Prom is TBD, but it will likely take place in the fall (“Tom-ecoming”? Anyone?) and it will definitely involve pinning cheap satin to the tomato suit. I hope y’all can come.

While you’re waiting for me to pull that together, go read some of the thank-you notes from teachers. Warm the old heart, they do.




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