Gala donation

Friday, November 18, 2011
Fort Scott Community Gala Steering Committee Co-chair Carla Bryant Farmer (left) presents a check to Aileen Pollock, chairwoman of the Fort Scott Area Community Foundation Asset Development Committee, prior to the Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce Coffee Thursday at Iron Star Antiques and Such. Proceeds from the annual gala, held in August, totaled $11,301. With a 50 percent match provided by the Kansas Health Foundation, the committee's total gift to the foundation was $16,952. Also pictured are Fort Scott Community Gala Steering Committee Co-chair Ken Lunt (right) and other members of the committee. (Jason E. Silvers/Tribune)