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One Local Nonprofit to Receive $60,000 Grand Prize Package

KeeFORCE, the corporate I.T. service department for over 125 businesses in the Purchase Region, in partnership with Vue Magazine, announced the launch of the fifth annual Xtreme Business Makeover.  The Xtreme Business Makeover represents a partnership of 29 successful organizations dedicated to helping other businesses grow and prosper in the Purchase Area. Over the past four years, the project has provided one lucky winner each year with a “business makeover package” to help the organization take their business operations from ordinary to extraordinary!  For the first time in the contest’s history, the 2015 Xtreme Business Makeover is designed specifically to award one lucky nonprofit organization with a prize package worth over $60,000 in cash, business products and services. The contest is currently open to all nonprofit organizations in the Purchase Region of Kentucky which meet specific qualifications.  All applicants for the 2015 contest must be recognized as a 501 (c) (3) organization for a minimum of two years as of April 2, 2015 and must employ a minimum of two people. For profit organizations, home based organizations and churches are not eligible. The winner will be selected by an independent panel of judges from the region based on demonstrated need for the specific prize package offered, community involvement, and an expressed dedication to improving the quality of services offered to the community. “There are many outstanding nonprofit organizations in the Purchase Region that provide amazing services for our community.  We made a pledge a few years ago to do a contest especially for those organizations” says Terry McKee, President of KeeFORCE.   “In honor of our fifth year, we decided the time has come to do it.  We have been amazed with the number of businesses who have stepped up and joined us in providing a prize package worth over $60,000.  That speaks volumes to spirit of our business community.” The $60,000 Grand Prize Package which awaits the winner of the fifth annual Xtreme Business Makeover – Nonprofit Edition includes cash along with valuable business products and services from the following 29 organizations; 1187 Creative, All Good Media, Capstone HR, CliAl Lodge, Community Foundation of West Kentucky, FNB Bank, Four Rivers Business Journal, Frick Investment Group / Money Concepts, ICI Mechanical, iList Paducah, Ingram’s  Water & Air, Inspire Media Solutions, KeeFORCE, Long & Long PLLC, Peel & Holland, Petter Business Systems, Purchase Area Family Magazine, Ray Black & Son, Rene Advertising Specialties, Riley Architect Services, Royal Oaks Chevrolet-Cadillac, Socially Present, Solution Media Group, Thrivent Financial, Turner Communications,  Vue Magazine, Williams, Williams & Lentz CPA, Workforce Solutions at WKCTC and WPSD Local 6. On-line applications will be accepted April 2 through May 1, 2015.  A complete listing of the prize package, contest rules and an online application for nonprofits to apply may be found online at For more information contact: KeeFORCE at (270) 366-0551 or by email to