The Boys and Girls Club of Minnesota received a $5 million donation from the Norman Skalicky Foundation to help fund the organization’s future operations and to help continue serving children through afterschool programs and activities.
Communities can make a big difference in supporting their local nonprofits, whether it is through donating directly to the organization or by volunteering time or resources. Thousands of organizations rely on these monetary and time donations every year to make ends meet and to continue serving their communities.
Earlier this week the Moody Foundation donated $5 million to the Presidential Leadership Scholarship program, which helps diverse leadership around the country to learn from previous presidential experiences.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota philanthropist T. Denny Sanford has donated $55 million to Children’s Home Society, with the gift aimed at expanding services for victims of domestic violence and supporting the organization’s staff.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Philip Sasser had a familiar, sinking feeling when he saw the yellow envelope in his mailbox. He figured it was another past-due medical bill, but it turned out to be quite the opposite.