Share Trust to match $1.5 million of Alva swimming pool donations
December 22, 2021
Alva Mayor Kelly Parker announced some really good news at Monday night’s city council meeting. Since the Alva swimming pool was closed by the state health department, the city has been seeking ways to build a new aquatic facility. A committee of citizens was appointed to address the funding for the project.
Fundraising efforts received a big boost when the Washburn family donated $500,000 to the project to honor the memory of Cory Washburn. Now Mayor Parker said he’s been notified by Johnny Jones that the Share Trust has pledged to match all donated funds up to $1.5 million. With the W...