Community Foundation preliminary Match Day report

By Nick Gosnell
March 06, 2014

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.