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Aviva contest semi-finals (for $150,000)

Discussion in 'Fundraising' started by Aileen, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. ggingues

    ggingues $10 gift code at iHerb GAS343 of $40

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  2. Little Bluestem

    Little Bluestem Senescent on the Illinois prairie, USA

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    I see that the number of daily votes for both the Vancouver Chronic Diseases Clinic and Kennebec Manor has risen. I wonder if the attempt to get some exchange votes has had some success. Unfortunately we are both still in 14th place. Onward and upward!
     
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  3. Purple

    Purple Bundle of purpliness

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    Anyone can work out how far behind? The leaderboard seems really random, showing wrong rankings and numbers of votes right now.
     
  4. Sasha

    Sasha Fine, thank you

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    I asked this last week and Tuha said it's a technical problem on their site that leads to that inconsistency. I think she clicks through to every single contestant page to get her accurate figures. She only does that at the same time each day. I'd go by her rankings!
     
  5. Tuha

    Tuha Senior Member

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    Yes, that´s how I do it. Just one remark - I am man :)
     
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  6. Sasha

    Sasha Fine, thank you

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    Sorry - it was the 'a' on the end of your name that made me leap to a false conclusion! :eek:
     
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  7. leela

    leela Slow But Hopeful

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  8. ggingues

    ggingues $10 gift code at iHerb GAS343 of $40

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    PS Seems like a good jump?
     
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  9. ggingues

    ggingues $10 gift code at iHerb GAS343 of $40

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    How does one vote for another org? i tried navigating the website without success.

    GG
     
  10. Little Bluestem

    Little Bluestem Senescent on the Illinois prairie, USA

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    I assume you could do it by placing your mouse over “Explore ideas” at the upper left of the page where you vote for Vancouver Chronic Diseases Clinic, then clicking on "Semi-Finalists". If you want to vote for Kennebec Manor, paste in: https://www.avivacommunityfund.org/ideas/acf13407
     
  11. Nielk

    Nielk

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    Please continue voting on this "special" day.

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  12. Nielk

    Nielk

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    Only 4 hours left to vote!!!!
     
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  13. Merry

    Merry Senior Member

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  14. snowathlete

    snowathlete

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    12338. VOTE VOTE VOTE PEOPLE!
     
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  15. Sasha

    Sasha Fine, thank you

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    I agree - not over till it's over - groups can get disqualified if they're found to have had dodgy voters so we could still leapfrog ahead.

    Keep voting!
     
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  16. leela

    leela Slow But Hopeful

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    fingers crossed!
     
  17. ggingues

    ggingues $10 gift code at iHerb GAS343 of $40

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  18. Little Bluestem

    Little Bluestem Senescent on the Illinois prairie, USA

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    I know it is too late now, but I would guess that you had used all of your votes. I think mine said 0/15 votes.
     
  19. Aileen

    Aileen Senior Member

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    Voting is over so they have taken down all the votes from the site. Every project shows 0 votes. We won't know the final tally which is rather unfortunate. We will know in a few days who the finalists are.

    Thanks to everyone who voted! :)
     
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  20. Nielk

    Nielk

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