Annual Festival of Hope Successful

Posted on 13 December 2013 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Employees of the Boone School District had a successful “Festival of Hope” Saturday, December 7th.  The annual fund raiser was held in the Boone County Hospital Atrium.  Supporters of the Foundation helped the district’s faculty and staff raise over $20,000 according to the Foundation’s Facebook page.  Foundation Board member Dave Swenson had told KWBG that the Foundation has spent over $34,000 coming into the month of December.  The amount well ahead of the pace from previous years for providing immediate, short term assistance to students and families of students of the Boone School District.  The Hope Foundation continues to take contributions throughout the year.  Donations can be sent to:  Boone Hope Foundation, P.O. Box 105, Boone, Iowa 50036.

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