Kearney area community members are joining together Thursday, Dec. 5 for the one-day fundraising event called Give Where You Live -- Kearney Area.
Every donation made during the giving period from 12:01 a.m. until midnight will help qualify the organization for prize money and awards, adding value to donors' investments.
Community members interested in donating to a participating non-profit organization can go online to http://givewhereyoulive.razoo.com or stop in at the Kearney Area Community Foundation office to make a donation.
The office will be open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and can accept cash or check, and gifts of grain or stock. The office is located at 412 W. 48th St., Suite 12, in Kearney.
Foundation members will also be at Mitzi's Pavilion in Yanney park from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday handing out refreshments and assisting individuals interesting in participating in the giving event.
With just over nine and a half ours left, $157,674 has been raised for local nonprofit organizations.