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.