Sheldon, Iowa — The 2015 Sheldon United Fund is up to over $14,000.
The fund drive is now 36% finished. The funds are at about 45% of goal. Nearly $17,000 has yet to be raised. To finish on goal, the drive now needs to average about $1,628 per week through the rest of the year. In the last week, donors gave $940.
Contributions may be left at any of the four Sheldon banks, or you can also send them to PO Box 41, Sheldon. Essays explaining each organization are available at the banks.
Each week we’re mentioning a few of the organizations that benefit from your donations. This time the list includes:
- American Red Cross
- Boy Scouts
- Children’s World
- Compass Pointe (NW Iowa Alcohol & Drug Treatment)
- Dolly Parton Imagination Library
The United Fund will be assisting 25 different organizations in Sheldon and the surrounding communities this year, and they thank you for your contribution.