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Lufkin Industries employees donations help United Way exceed its goal

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LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

Thanks to the efforts of Lufkin Industries employees, the United Way of Angelina County exceeded its fundraising goal of $475,000. In all, the organization raised a total of $577,637 to be disbursed to local charities.

Lufkin Industries donated $268,148 to the United Way of Angelina County. The company was the largest corporate donor to this year's fundraising effort.

"The pressure is on to reach the goal and exceed it," said campaign chairman Mark Hicks. "Lufkin Industries is a huge part of this campaign and they have been for many, many years. They are a big supporter of the community and it really shows with what they were able to raise this year."

For the past 66 years, the United Way of Angelina County has been raising money to disburse to local charities. Money raised in the fundraisers goes to organizations like Child Protective Services, Hospice in the Pines, Court Appointed Special Advocates, the Boys and Girls Club, and many more.

The final breakdown:

DIVISION

CHAIR

TO DATE

PERCENT

GOAL

 

 

 

 

 

Corporate Business

Julie Rhodes

$308577

151%

$204000

 

 

 

 

 

Diboll

Melissa Chumley

$78326

104%

$75000

 

 

 

 

 

Financial

Valena Spradley

$30000

100%

$30000

 

 

 

 

 

General Solicitations

Roger Sanders

$22768

114%

$20000

 

 

 

 

 

Healthcare

Dr. Alan Bassin

$33051

94%

$35000

 

 

 

 

 

Retail

April Perez

$17046

68%

$25000

 

 

 

 

 

Public Service

Keith Wright

$17714

104%

$17000

 

 

 

 

 

L.I.S.D.

Johnny Giles

$14015

88%

$16000

 

 

 

 

 

Media

Greg Shrader

$8000

100%

$8000

 

 

 

 

 

Attorneys

Scott Skelton

$8075

101%

$8000

 

 

 

 

 

Insurance

Theda Moseley/Hunter Haglund

$10840

120%

$9000

 

 

 

 

 

Huntington

Eric Wright

$5000

100%

$5000

 

 

 

 

 

Lufkin St. Supported Living Ctr.

Lynn Hopper

$5781

116%

$5000

 

 

 

 

 

Angelina College

Gary Stallard

$4500

100%

$4500

 

 

 

 

 

Dentists

Dr. Taylor McKewen

$4300

96%

$4500

 

 

 

 

 

Hudson ISD

Donny Webb

$5646

113%

$5000

 

 

 

 

 

Realtors

Liz Jeffrey

$2734

109%

$2500

 

 

 

 

 

Central/Pollok

Allen Garner

$264

26%

$1000

 

 

 

 

 

Zavalla

David Flowers

$1000

200%

$500

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

$577637

122%

$475000





How the money will be broken down:

Agency

Allocation

 

 

Alcohol & Drug Abuse Council

$20000

Angelina Alliance For Children

$10000

Angelina Child Protective Services

$10000

Angelina County Senior Citizens Center

$45000

Boys & Girls Club

$25000

CASA

$9000

Girl Scouts

$5000

Hospice in the Pines

$18000

Lufkin Adult Learning Center

$12000

Lufkin Workshop

$9000

McMullen Library

$8000

Red Cross

$15000

Salvation Army

$73000

Samaritan Center

$8000

Katherine Sage Temple Day Care

$25000

T.L.L. Temple Memorial Library

$9000

Family Crisis Center

$25000

Volunteer Service Council

$9000

Emergency Relief

$65000

Administration/Campaign

$75000

 

 

 

 

Total

$475000

 

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Agency

Allocation

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Alcohol & Drug Abuse Council

20000

Angelina Alliance For Children

10000

Angelina Child Protective Services

10000

Angelina County Senior Citizens Center

45000

Boys & Girls Club

25000

CASA

9000

Girl Scouts

5000

Hospice in the Pines

18000

Lufkin Adult Learning Center

12000

Lufkin Workshop

9000

McMullen Library

8000

Red Cross

15000

Salvation Army

73000

Samaritan Center

8000

Katherine Sage Temple Day Care

25000

T.L.L. Temple Memorial Library

9000

Family Crisis Center

25000

Volunteer Service Council

9000

Emergency Relief

65000

Administration/Campaign

75000

 

 

 

 

Total

475000

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