STEP Match Day is a success

Maggie Grier completes a Match Day donation form with her daughters Gwyneth and Greta.


The Nemaha County STEP Foundation held its first STEP Up Nemaha Match Day on Friday, Aug. 27. Donors gave in person at the Seneca Free Library between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Online donations were collected at

“Thanks to our generous donors, Match Day was a huge success with over $105,500 raised,” said Tory Jost, Executive Director.

Sixteen funds were eligible for a dollar for dollar match up to $3,000. The General Endowment Fund brought in the most overall donations with $23,300, followed closely behind by the Catastrophic Medical Fund with $21,025. The Centralia Community Fund raised over $13,375 at Match Day, with the new Community National Bank/CNB Custody/Invisor “Underprivileged Children’s Fund” raising $10,550. For a complete list of funds and balances, check out the leaderboard at

“This is a terrific start and I am excited to see what next year brings,” Jost said.

To set up a fund with the STEP Foundation, please contact Tory Jost at [email protected]


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