While the official Kearney County Giving Day 2021 was Thursday, November 18, additional donations have continued to come in on the Kearney County Community Foundation website and in the mail.
As of November 28, the total donations and pledges raised during the event were $59.994. Donors were able to direct their donations to participating non-profit organizations including Kearney County Community Foundation, Kearney County Health Services Fund, Minden Opera House, Bethany Home Foundation, Pioneer Village Foundation, and Axtell Community Fund.
The Harold Warp Pioneer Village is one of the nation’s most impressive collections of antiques and displays of the progress made by man through American history. The Minden Exchange Bank & Trust Company recognize the importance that the Harold Warp Pioneer Village holds within the community of Minden and Kearney County as well as the State of Nebraska. A donation to the Harold Warp Pioneer Village Foundation was made through the Kearney County Community Foundation Giving Day in the amount of $20,000 by Board of Directors of the Minden Exchange Bank & Trust Co.
see December 1 Courier for full story