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Kearney foundation grateful for 2020 generosity

The 2020 Give Where You Live campaign broke records despite the pandemic.
The 2020 Give Where You Live campaign broke records despite the pandemic.(KSNB)
Published: Feb. 2, 2021 at 3:18 PM CST
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KEARNEY, Neb. (KSNB) - The Kearney Area Community Foundation (KACF) touted the huge success of the 2020 “Give Where You Live” campaign.

In a press release, KACF said the campaign broke three records, despite the pandemic:

  • The community raised $1,325,551 this year, up 10.1% from the $1,203,453 raised in 2019
  • Individual donations were 6440 in 2020, compared to 5603 in 2019, a 14.9% increase
  • 177 local organizations and causes participated this year, compared to 165 in 2019, an increase of 7.2%

Since the “Give Where You Live” campaign started in 2013, KACF has raised $6.5 million dollars for the Kearney community.

Donors can still contribute by going to the “Give Where You Live” website.

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