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The Burwell High School track was built in 2005 with 80 percent of the cost covered by private donations through the Burwell Community Fund. Students from other schools also train at the facility. In 2011 the Fund helped pay for scheduled maintenance and improvements. Student athletes held a successful “labor auction” to help raise the funds.
With today’s high prices and a positive outlook for commodity markets, many farmers are considering gifts of grain to fulfill their charitable intentions.
When a farmer delivers grain to market and transfers ownership to a charity, they get greater tax savings than if they sell the commodity and then write a check from the proceeds.
The Nebraska Community Foundation makes it easy for ag producers to make charitable donations.Read more →