Despite a poor economy, donations in Henry County to Crusade for Children came in at more than $70,000.
The 2011 WHAS Crusade for Children wrapped up over the weekend with its all-day Sunday tote board climbing to $5,121,181. The grand total was down a bit from 2010’s $5.3 million. Republic Bank made up the difference between the 2010 and 2011 totals.
Henry County’s contributions were up by $4,454 from $66,180 in 2010 to $70,632 in 2011.
Higher collections in the Campbellsburg, Lake Jericho and New Castle districts were key.