- Associated Press - Thursday, May 7, 2015

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) - An annual 24-hour online fundraiser to help nonprofit organizations in Washington County has netted record results.

The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown (https://bit.ly/1c9ty8p ) reports the Community Foundation of Washington County brought in $364,000 in donations in its third online fundraiser. The donations were provided by 1,886 people and will go to 68 nonprofit organizations.

The first fundraiser netted $170,000 and the second one provided $260,000 to nonprofit organizations.

The Community Foundation of Washington County supports organizations by awarding grants and community endowments for needs.


Information from: The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown, Md., https://www.herald-mail.com

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