Youth In Philanthropy Sets $50,000 Fundraising Goal

Thu 11-7-2019

(Wahpeton)-- The Okoboji Foundation's Youth in Philanthropy program set $50,000 as their fundraising goal for this year at a meeting Wednesday at Lakeside Lab. 

27 area high school students are participating in this year's Youth in Philanthropy program which runs through May. 

The program has raised more than $340,000 in its first nine years that was given back to the Lakes Area through grants for various projects.

Youth in Philanthropy encourages individuals, businesses and groups to join them as a sponsor, with every dollar donated going back to the community through YIP grant awards. You can find more information at