Fifth annual event scheduled

In the past, the annual Give to Grow event has been a one-day event, however, this year it will be a week-long event. The fifth Annual Give to Grow Challenge Week has been developed to encourage people to give to their favorite local charitable causes.

The Give to Grow kick-off event will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 27, at The Creative Farmhouse, during Sabetha’s Window Opening event. The Creative Farmhouse is located at 918 Main Street in Sabetha.

The Give to Grow Grand Finale will be held from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, at The Creative Farmhouse.

This year, $80,000 in bonus funds are available for all non-profit funds, and total donations to each fund with be prorated to determine their percent of total challenge bonus.

How to Give

Online gifts can be made between Friday, Nov. 27, and Wednesday, Dec. 2, at www.givetogrowday.com

Charitable donation checks can also be mailed to Greater Sabetha Community Foundation, P.O. Box 111, Sabetha, KS 66534. Please make sure the donation check is postdated by Dec. 2, 2020.

In-person donations can be made at the above locations on the above dates, or can be dropped off at the local banks. As a precaution due to COVID-19, donors will be asked to wear a mask and practice social distancing.

Donation forms can be found as an insert in The Sabetha Herald in the Nov. 18 issue, or can be downloaded at www.givetogrowday.com. Please include a giving form with all check or cash donations.

All donations are tax deductible.

For more information about the Give to Grow Challenge Week, visit www.givetogrowday.com or call 785-285-1765.

Non-profit Funds

There are 44 funds that are available through the GSCF that can be donated to. Those funds are ARC Wild, Brown County Humane Society, Community Animal Protection Society, Albany Historical Society, Friends of Mary Cotton Public Library, Sabetha Music Boosters, Apostolic Christian Home, Kanza Mental Health & Guidance Center, Kids Kloset, Lunch Lady Angels Endowment, My Sister’s House, Neighbor-2-Neighbor, Nemaha County Community Health Services, Nemaha County Training Center, Sabetha Community Hospital Foundation, First Lutheran Christian Preschool, Northeast Kansas Youth Sports, Sabetha Community Preschool, Sabetha Kiwanis Project, Sabetha Sharks Swim Team, SHS Booster Club, United 4 Youth, Chamber of Commerce City Project, Community Memorial Fund, Glacial Hills Business Resource Center, GSCF Community Grants Endowment, GSCF Operations Support, Sabetha Cemetery Association, Sabetha Economic Development Commission, Sabetha City with Heart Assistance/Recovery Program, Sabetha Health & Wellness Center, Sabetha Saddle Club, The Main Event, FFA Alumni Association, Sabetha High School Alumni Association, Sabetha High School Extracurricular Support, Sabetha High School Fine Arts Support, Sabetha PTO Classroom Enhancement Program, SHS FFA & Industrial Arts Support, USD 113 Appleseed Innovation Program, USD 113 Foundation, USD 113 Science & Business Support, Lakeside Terrace and Kansas Honor Flight.

Descriptions of some of these funds can be found at sabethafoundation.org.

Heather Stewart213 Posts

Heather Stewart is a reporter for The Sabetha Herald, where she has been on staff since 2015. She specializes in court and sports reporting, as well as photography. Heather is a 2011 Kansas State University graduate with a degree in psychology. She lives in Sabetha with her husband.

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