Thank you, Patch readers, for nominating a local charity in our community for Patch's "" contest. We're pleased to announce that was nominated to represent Mehlville and Oakville.
Here's how the contest works. If you run a business, park, church or store in Mehlville or Oakville, hop on Patch now and claim your business listing in our directory.
If we have the most claimed listings between March 7 and April 8, Feed My People will win an advertising campaign on Patch worth up to $3,500, to spread the word about the good works they do in the community.
Want to know ? Claiming your listing is free. Here's how to do it:
- Visit your Mehlville-Oakville Patch (easy, right?). If you're already a user, make sure you log in first.
- Click on the "Places" tab at the top of the page.
- Search for your business/organization and click on it.
- Scroll halfway down the page to where it says, "Do you own or manage this location? Claim it!" Click on "Claim It."
- Login and complete the four-question form providing all necessary information to expedite your claim.
We want to make sure it's really you claiming the listing, so please allow 3-5 business days for us to evaluate and approve your claim. You will be notified by email once it's approved.
Here are the Patches that had nominations, and who we randomly chose as the nominated nonprofit for that Patch.
Affton-Shrewsbury: Heartland Industries
Creve Coeur: National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis Section
Eureka-Wildwood: Equine-Assisted Therapy
Fenton-High Ridge: Open Door Animal Sanctuary in High Ridge
Kirkwood: Kirk Care, the Kirkwood Community Food and Financial Assistance Organization
Maplewood-Brentwood: The League of Women Voters.
Maryland Heights: National Muscular Dystrophy Society
Mehlville-Oakville: Feed My People
University City: U City in Bloom
Webster Groves: Shining Rivers Waldorf School
Wentzville: Therapeutic Horsemanship