United Way of McLeod County Board President Ron Johnson announced today that the regional non-profit will continue its’ 2016-17 campaign until March 31. After meeting with its partner agencies last March, the UWMC established a $255,000 countywide need this campaign. Thus far, the campaign has received pledges of $159,590, or 63% of the need.
“We have seen tremendous generosity from many individuals, families, small businesses, and corporations to date, but despite that, we have not attained our stated goal,” said Johnson. “We feel it’s in the best interest of our partner agencies, to actively campaign through the first quarter of 2017.” Read the rest of this entry »