November 10, 2015
The Endeavour Foundation’s Kingaroy Kitchen has been selected as the lucky recipient of a recent unusual fundraising effort.
Proston couple Don and Barbara Madden’s “marathon effort” in New York means Endeavour is now $5200 better off.
Don and Barb, from Smithfield Feedlot, ran in the New York marathon earlier this month
They decided to turn their trip into an opportunity to support a South Burnett not-for-profit organisation by seeking sponsorship.
Businesses came on board to support the novel idea. The couple asked local not-for-profits to apply and explain in 500 words why they needed the money.
This led to Endeavour being selected.
“The assistance this organisation provides to people with disabilities is truly remarkable,” Barb told the Beef Central website
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