The Yadkin Valley United Fund reached the 80 % mark of its 2023 aim of $200,000 introduced Govt Director David Steelman final month.
Steelman stated they’ve pledges and/or donations totaling $165,000 as of the primary of November. The marketing campaign will proceed by way of the spring of 2023 and can present grants for twenty-four Yadkin Valley non-profits and three scholarships, one every at East Wilkes, Elkin, and Starmount Excessive Colleges.
The 2023 banquet for $600+ donors, companies who promote and permit payroll deduction, present and previous YVUF board members, company companions and previous presidents is scheduled for Thursday, August 3, 2023.
Steelman stated he wish to thank the 18 Eating places who participated within the “Dine Out” each Thursday in August and September.
“Thanks additionally to The Elkin Large Band and the Reeves Theater who did a fundraiser Sept. 29 that netted nearly $1,800,” he added.
The 2023 marketing campaign will stay open till Might 31, 2023. These wishing to donate could accomplish that on-line, by verify, pledge, or payroll deduction the place obtainable. Donations or pledges could also be made to YVUF, PO Field 593, Elkin NC 28621.
Further details about Yadkin Valley United Fund companion businesses, present board members, and easy methods to apply for 2024 grants, and 2023 scholarships could also be discovered at Yadkinvalleyunitedfund.org. Steelman will be reached at 336-469-2860 or Yadkinvalleyunitedfund@gmail.com.