Food 4 Kids

Elizabeth Weese, left, executive director of the Community Foundation of Dickinson County and Hank Royer, administror for the Jeffcoat Memorial Foundation present a check to Julie Beswick, coordinator for Food 4 Kids.


The Jeffcoat Memorial Foundation presented a check for $10,000 to the Food 4 Kids Fund, held at the Community Foundation of Dickinson County.

The Food 4 Kids program allows participating schools to receive food and backpacks from the Kansas Food Bank at no cost. The Dickinson County Food 4 Kids Fund helps to offset the cost for Dickinson County students.

Anyone may contribute to this Fund by donating online at, or by mail by sending a check to the Community Foundation of Dickinson County, 418 N.W. Third Street, Abilene. Please designate Food 4 Kids.

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