BEATRICE – This year’s Big Give Gage donation drive ended up being a record-setter, raising $319,164 over a 24-hour period.
The funding will go to more than sixty non-profit entities that serve a variety of needs.
The top five organizations in terms of money donated to them were…
- Wymore-Blue Springs Area Fund $42,779
- Adams Rescue $41,671
- Adult and Teen Challenge Women ‘s Center $30,495
- Southeast Nebraska YMCA Foundation $22,150
- Beatrice Community Hospital Foundation $22,005
Organizations among the top five in terms of the number of donations included…
- Wymore-Blue Springs Area Fund 171
- Hope Crisis Center 149
- Adult and Teen Challenge Women’s Center 127
- Beatrice Humane Society 112
- Beatrice Community Food Pantry 100
Donors could make their contributions online or at the Big Give Gage headquarters site, at the Vintage Venue.