Gulf Coast Bank’s Community Rewards Program is open to any 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations located in any one of the following parishes: E. Baton Rouge, Jefferson, Orleans, St. Bernard, St. Tammany, and Tangipahoa. Gulf Coast Bank reserves the right to approve other non-profits.
As a part of this program, Gulf Coast Bank will award a total of $75,000 to the top 10 non-profit organizations who receive the most votes. The funds will be awarded in one $30,000 gift, one $15,000 gift, one $10,000 gift, three $4,000 gifts and four $2,000 gifts. The non-profit organization that receives the most votes will not qualify to register for Community Rewards until 2022, two years after.
Voting is limited to one vote per day per valid email address during the voting period. The voting period is from March 2, 2020 to March 31, 2020. No purchase is necessary to vote or banking relationship required. Voting is open to all with a valid email address, except: employees of Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Co.
The intent of Community Rewards is to support non-profits and to help them get their members involved by voting and rallying for their cause. Gulf Coast Bank reserves the right to disqualify any non-profit or individual vote it finds to be tampering with the voting process.