COVID-19 Crisis Response Fund surpasses $2 million

COVID-19 Crisis Response Fund surpasses $2M

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - A fund created last week to serve the greater Evansville community through the relief and recovery of the coronavirus continues to grow.

Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke announced Monday the COVID-19 Crisis Response Fund of the Greater Evansville Region has officially surpassed $2 million. The fund has more than doubled since last week.

According to the mayor, Bill Stone announced a $500,000 matching pledge for the fund over the weekend. As of Monday, officials matched over $330,000 of the $500,000, bringing the current total to $2,063,150.

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