‘Amazing Raise’ kicks off Thursday

Jul 2 2013 - 11:52pm


OGDEN -- An annual fundraising campaign of the Community Foundation of Ogden Valley this year is called The Amazing Raise.

The philanthropic effort will include a 10-week giving period capped by a day of community celebration.

Community challengers have donated from $1,000 to $5,000, which will provide for matched funds when community members make contributions this Thursday through Sept. 16.

A culminating event at 9 a.m. Sept. 7 at Wolf Mountain Resort will include a 5K and color run, music by the Cody Jordan Band, food, and activities presented by nonprofit organizations in the community.

More information about the community celebration and 10-week giving period is available at amazingraise.com. Information about the foundation is at cfogdenvalley.org.


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