The McPherson County Community Foundation reported to Mid Kansas Online that their first Match Day on Wednesday was a rousing success.
Preliminary numbers show that over one hundred fifteen thousand dollars was raised to benefit nineteen community organizations.
The Blitz winners that recieved an additional $1000 grant by having the most donors at the Community Foundation during designated time periods are as follows:
7am-9am McPherson Public Library
11am-1pm McPherson Family YMCA
2pm-3pm Meals On Wheels
4pm-6pm McPherson High School Band
Donna Beggs was drawn as the donor to get to choose where the final $1000 Random Act Of Kindness grant would go, and she chose to divide the funds between McPherson Family YMCA and Meals on Wheels.