It may not have been $500,000, but $100,000 is nothing to sneeze at. The Boys & Girls Club of DeWitt County raised $47,000 on Giving Tuesday (Dec. 2). And donations continue to trickle in. As of Dec. 5, the club raised over $50,000.
An anonymous donor had agreed to match donations dollar to dollar. With matching donations, the club has raised over $100,000.
Although Giving Tuesday has passed, club leadership continues to eye their half a million dollar goal.
“The anonymous donor is going to keep matching until we reach our goal,” said executive director Kelvin Washington.
The club’s goal for Giving Tuesday was $250,000 before matching donations.
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