Match Day 2017 can be considered a tremendous success for the 23 participating organizations and the Foundation as 352 donors contributed $121,362 on March 1. The 2017 total exceeded last year’s event total by $21,341.
Donors contributed to the organizational endowment funds and helped each leverage matching and prize dollars. Organizations may use the match and prize for an immediate grant or add it to their endowment. Funds for the match were made possible the Foundation’s Community Fund. The purpose of the unrestricted pool is to meet community needs as they change over time.