Cheer campaign halfway to goal


Organizers of the 109th annual Sunshine Society Cheer Certificate campaign report they are nearly halfway to their $12,000.

As of Friday, $5,151.45 has been donated toward helping feed local families in need.

The Cheer Certificate program is a collaboration between the Crawfordsville High School Sunshine Society and the local chapter of Tri Kappa sorority. The groups solicit financial donations from community members and then award those funds to local families in the form of cheer certificates.

These certificates may be redeemed for grocery items at Kroger in Crawfordsville. Certificates range in value according to family size.

Anyone wishing to donate to the Cheer Certificate fund should complete a donation form, which is published regularly in the Journal Review and also can be found online at Donations may be made in honor of or in memory of family or friends, or donations may be made anonymously. Donor names will be printed regularly in the newspaper. 

Donations should be mailed to the Sunshine Society, P.O. Box 243, Crawfordsville, IN 47933.

All donations remain in the community.

Recent donations to the Sunshine Society include: $20 Bud Wright Family; $25 Carol Biggs; $15 Jack Bayless in memory of Carolyn Bayless; $100 Greg and Martha Bell in memory of our parents; $100 Laborers For Christ Sunday School Class in memory of Donnie Hubbard; $50 K.P.’s of the 80’s; $20 Kathy Smith in memory of Dad Jim Jarvis, grandparents Emery and Mariellen Jarvis, A.N. and Mary Youngs;

And, $100 Marilyn Spear in memory of Joe, Joan and Donnie; $20 Bobbie Wilson in memory of Ryan Wilson and Ivy Davis; $25 Gerry Turner in honor of Maggie Bryant; $50 Gerry Hargrove in memory of Mike and Jay Hargrove; $50 anonymous; $50 anonymous; $50 Joan Nicoson in memory of Donnie Hubbard; $60 Gloria Horney in memory of Robert Horney, Arvil Denhamn and Earl L. Warren; $266.45 Class of 1953 Crawfordsville High School;

And, $25 Penny Sterling in memory of Larry and Abigail Sterling; $50 anonymous: $25 anonymous in memory of family: $25 anonymous in memory of Jorday Reed; $25 Tobey and Peggy Herzog; $100 anonymous in memory of Emmett and Ruby Bowman, Don, Arlen and David Lovold; $20 anonymous; $100 Loyal and Diana Bell in memory of Dale and Pat Cochran, Joe and Vera Bell, Jack and Louise Wolf; $50 Roger and Becky Dice in memory of our loved ones; $25 Peggy Moore (Mom) in memory of Dennis N. Moore;

And, $25 Dixie Boyles in memory of loved ones; $50 digital media services in memory of Ruth Shelton, Stanley Galenski and Raymond Hubbard; $60 anonymous in memory of Bob, Ellie and Bobby; $25 anonymous; $50 Barbara Easterling; $50 Robin Garman in memory of Dale and Marg; $75 an old Sunshine Girl in memory of loved ones; $1,200 Byron Cox Post #72; $25 Brian and Rhonda Smith in memory of Shirley Redden; $150 Nelson H. Wilson in memory of Karen L. Wilson; and $25 Judy Todd in memory of Elizabeth Fox.


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